24.3.17

Countryside compositions by James Linnell

The British James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905) represented isolated rural areas.

O britânico James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905) representou zonas rurais isoladas.

James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905)-‘passing gleams’-oil on canvas-1900     Harrogate-Mercer Art Gallery

James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905)-‘Thro’ the fields at harvest time’-oil on canvas-1869    

James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905)-‘the wayfarers’-oil on canvas-1878     Leeds-Art Gallery

James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905)-‘driving sheep:  a view from Reigate, Surrey’-oil on canvas-1863    

James Thomas Linnell (1826-1905)-‘the haymakers’-oil on canvas-1863      Sheffield-Museum

23.3.17

Delightful places by George Hertzel

The American artist George Hertzel (1826-1899) painted some of the most wonderful places of his country.

O norte-americano George Hertzel (1826-1899) pintou locais maravilhosos do seu país.

George Hertzel (1826-1899)-‘Pennsylvania landscape’-oil on canvas-1873     Private collection

George Hertzel (1826-1899)-‘Pennsylvania mountains streaming’-oil on canvas-1868     Private collection

George Hertzel (1826-1899)-‘farm at Scalp Level’-oil on canvas-1860     Private collection

George Hertzel (1826-1899)-‘fishing on the Brandywine near Wilmington’-oil on canvas-1872     Private collection

George Hertzel (1826-1899)-‘view near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’-oil on canvas-1885     Private collection


22.3.17

Coventry by David Gee

The British artist David Gee (1793-1802) took his inspiration from Coventry.

O britânico David Gee (1793-1802) representou motivos de Coventry.

David Gee (1793-1802)-‘the Priory street, Coventry’-oil on canvas-1861     Coventry-Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

David Gee (1793-1802)-‘Lammas day, Coventry’-oil on canvas-1842     Coventry-Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

David Gee (1793-1802)-‘the Lady Godiva procession of 1829, Coventry’-oil on canvas-1861     Coventry-Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

David Gee (1793-1802)-‘haymaking at Coventry’-oil on canvas     Coventry-Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

David Gee (1793-1802)-‘St Michael’s and Holy Trinity churches from the North East, Coventry’    Coventry-Herbert Art Gallery and Museum


21.3.17

Mothers (Mine and all)

There is a strong link between mothers and their children.

Existe forte ligação das mães com os seus filhos

James Stokheld (1827-1877)-’when the boat comes in’-oil on canvas-1862     Private collection

Adolf Echtler (1843-1914)-‘mother and child’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Johann Hermann Kretzschmer (1811-1880)-‘mother and child’     Private collection

Francesco Valaperta (1836-1908)-‘who loves me most?’-oil on canvas-1883     Private collection

Timoléon-Marie Lobrichon (1831-1914)-‘bath time’

20.3.17

Country houses by James Meadow

The peasants’ houses were the theme used by the British artist James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888).

As casas dos camponeses foram tema usado pelo britânico James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888).

James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888)-‘on the road to the fair’

James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888)-‘outside the woodman arms’

James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888)-‘a country landscape’-1869

James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888)-‘a summer day’-1880

James Edward (Edwin) Meadow (1828-1888)-‘harvest time’

19.3.17

Boys and girls by John Brown

John George Brown (1831-1913) painted young people, boys and girls.

John George Brown (1831-1913) representou jovens de ambos os sexos.

John George Brown (1831-1913)-‘at the doorway’-oil on canvas-1867     Private collection

John George Brown (1831-1913)-‘at home’-oil on canvas     Private collection

John George Brown (1831-1913)-‘autumn’-oil on panel-1867     Private collection

John George Brown (1831-1913)-‘the apple boy’-oil on canvas     Amherst (MA)-Mead Art Museum

John George Brown (1831-1913)-‘the apple seller’-oil on canvas-1878     Private collection


18.3.17

Berlin by Eduard Gaertner

The German artist Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877) represented some views of Berlin.

O germânico Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877) representou locais de Berlim.

Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877)-‘panorama of Berlin from the roof of the church of  Friedrichs Werder’-oil on canvas-1836     St Petersburgh-Peterhof State Museum Reserve

Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877)-‘Klosterstrasse, Berlin’-oil on canvas-1830     Berlin-Alte Nationalgalerie

Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877)-‘rear view of the houses on the Schlossfreiheit, Berlin’-oil on canvas     Berlin-Alte Nationalgalerie

Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877)-‘Parochialstrasse in Berlin’-oil on canvas-1831     New York-Metropolitan Museum of Art

Johann Philipp Eduard Gaertner (1801-1877)-‘the Friedrichsgracht, Berlin’-oil on cardboard-1830     London-National Gallery

17.3.17

Alupka (Crimea) by Gavril Kondratenko

The Russian artist Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924) painted some places of the city of Alupka in Crimea.

O russo Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924) pintou locais da cidade de Alupka na Crimeia.

Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924)-‘Alupka palace’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924)-‘terrace of Alupka palace’-oil on canvas     Alupka-Palace Museum

Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924)-‘Alupka’-oil on canvas     Alupka-Palace Museum

Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924)-‘road to Alupka’-oil on canvas    

Gavril Pavlovich Kondratenko (1854-1924)-‘a view of Alupka’-oil on canvas     Private collection


16.3.17

Aeneas by Corrado Giaquinto

The Italian artist Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765) represented episodes of the life of Aeneas.

Episódios da vida de Eneas representou-os o italiano Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765).

Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765)-‘Aeneas and Dido caught in a storm’-oil on canvas-1740     Roma-Palazzo del Quirinale

Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765)-‘Aeneas offers a sacrifice to Apollo’-oil on canvas-1740     Roma-Palazzo del Quirinale

Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765)-‘Mercury appearing to Aeneas’-oil on canvas-1740     Roma-Palazzo del Quirinale

Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765)-‘Venus appearing to Aeneas’-oil on canvas-1740     Roma-Palazzo del Quirinale

Corrado Giaquinto (1703-ca 1765)-‘Venus giving weapons to Aeneas’-oil on canvas-1740     Roma-Palazzo del Quirinale

15.3.17

Winter in Russia by Nikolai Sverchkov

The winter in Russia was represented in the paintings of Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898).

O inverno russo ficou representado nas pinturas de Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898).

Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898)-‘at the Winter hunting lodge’-1891

Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898)-‘a Troika in a blizzard’-1881      Private collection

Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898)-‘Troika in Winter’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898)-‘bear hunt’-oil on canvas     Vitebsk-Art Museum

Nikolai Yegorovich Sverchkov (1817-1898)-‘caught in a storm’-oil on canvas     St Petersburg-Russian Museum