29.6.16

Venezuela by F. Konrad Bellermann

The German artist Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889) painted regions of Venezuela.

O germânico Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889) pintou regiões da Venezuela.

Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889)-‘street in La Guaira’-ca 1845     Berlin-Gemäldegalerie

Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889)-‘street in Merida’-ca 1845     Berlin-Gemäldegalerie

Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889)-‘sugar hacienda de San Esteban near Puerto Caballo’-ca 1845-oil on cardboard

Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889)-‘Colonia Tovar’     Private collection

Ferdinand Konrad Bellermann (1814-1889)-‘Cave Guacharo’-oil on canvas-1880     Private collection

28.6.16

Salzburg by Johann Michael Sattler

The Austrian artist Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847) painted some aspects of the city of Salzburg.

O austríaco Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847) pintou aspetos de Salzburgo.

Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847)-‘Salzburg Panorama Dom’-1829     Salzburg-Panorama Museum

Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847)-‘Salzburg Panorama bridge’-1829     Salzburg-Panorama Museum

Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847)-‘views of Salzburg from Bürglstein’-1829     Salzburg-Panorama Museum

Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847)-‘Salzburg Panorama Alstadt’-1829     Salzburg-Panorama Museum

Johann Michael Sattler (1786-1847)-‘Salzburg Panorama Dreifaltigkeits Kirche’-1829     Salzburg-Panorama Museum

27.6.16

Representations by Godfried Schalcken

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706) created several figurative representations: mythological and allegorical.

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706) efetuou diversas representações figurativas: mitológicas e alegóricas.

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706)-‘Venus, Cupid, Bacchus and Pomona’

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706)-‘Cephalus and Procris’-oil on canvas     New York-Metropolitan Museum of Art

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706)-‘newly born Venus cared for by Cupid’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706)-‘Allegory of Fortune’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Godfried Schalcken (1643-1706)-‘Allegory of Vertue and Riches’-1667     London-National Gallery



26.6.16

Prague

Several paintings show the most representative sites of the Czech capital.

Diversas pinturas mostram os mais representativos locais da capital da República Checa.

Adam August Müller (1811-1844)-‘Prague with the Charles bridge crossing the Vitavy (Molfava) river’-oil on canvas-1834

Ferdunand Lepie (1824-1883)-‘old Town Square’-oil on canvas-1853

Ludek Alois Marold (1965-1898)-‘Eggs Market in Prague’-ca 1885

Alois Kirnig (1840-1911)-‘Prague Castle from Chotkova street’-oil on canvas-1899     Private collection

Christian Strobel (1855-ca 1899)-‘Old Prague’-oil on wood-1886


25.6.16

The Polish by Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz

The Polish artist Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917) represented his contemporaries.

O polaco Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917) representou os seus contemporâneos.

Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917)-‘geese seller on the way to the market’-oil on wood-1894     Private collection

Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917)-‘Hutsul costumes from Mikuliczyn’-oil on cardboard-1898

Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917)-‘sleigh ride’-oil on panel     Private collection

Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917)-‘jousting’-oil on canvas-1912

Zygmunt Ajdukiewicz (1861-1917)-‘hunting with hounds’—oil on panel-1890     Private collection

24.6.16

Personifications by Bernardo Strozzi

The Italian artist Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604) produced personifications of various themes.

O italiano Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604) elaborou personificações de vários assuntos.

Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604)-‘the abduction of Europa’-oil on canvas-ca 1644     Posnan-National Museum

Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604)-‘the cook’-oil on canvas-1620     Genova-Palazzo Rosso

Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604)-‘the Parques’-ca 1664

Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604)-‘a personification of Fame’-ca 1625     London-National Gallery

Bernardo Strozzi (1581-1604)-‘Allegory of Arts’-oil on canvas-1640     St Petersburg-Hermitage

23.6.16

Old USA life by Thomas Hovenden

The American Irish-born artist, Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895), depicted aspects of the American life of his time.

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895), norte-americano nascido irlandês, pintou a vida americana da sua época.

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895)-‘in hos signo vinces aka in this sign shalt thou conquer’-oil on canvas-1880     Detroit-Institute of the Arts

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895)-‘the sailor’s return’-oil on canvas-1892     Private collection

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895)-‘the poacher’s story’     Private collection

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895)-‘the discussion’-oil on canvas-1873     Private collection

Thomas Hovenden (1840-1895)-‘breaking home’-oil on canvas-1890     Philadelphia-Museum of Art


22.6.16

Seascape by Arthur Quartley

The American artist Arthur Quartley (1839-1886) gave priority to maritime motifs.

O norte-americano Arthur Quartley (1839-1886) deu prioridade aos temas marítimos.

Arthur Quartley (1839-1886)-‘an afternoon off Portsmouth’-oil on canvas-1877     Private collection

Arthur Quartley (1839-1886)-‘calm morning, Boer’s Head’-oil on canvas-1879     Private collection

Arthur Quartley (1839-1886)-‘off Cape Cod’-oil on canvas     Private collection

Arthur Quartley (1839-1886)-‘pear near the beach at Narragansett, Rhode Island’-oil on canvas-1877     Private collection

Arthur Quartley (1839-1886)-‘sunset of Isle of Shoals’-oil on canvas-1876     Private collection


21.6.16

Norse religion by Peter N. Arbo

The Norwegian artist Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892) painted about the Nordic religion.

O norueguês Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892) pintou sobre a religião nórdica.

Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892)-‘Aagardsrein’-oil on canvas-1872     Oslo-Nasjonalgalleriet

Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892)-‘the wild hunt of Odin’-oil on canvas-1868     Tromso-Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum

Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892)-‘Ingeborg’-oil on canvas-1868

Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892)-‘Liden Gunvor and Havmannen’-oil on canvas-ca 1880

Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831-1892)-‘Valkyrie’-oil on canvas-1864     Oslo-Nasjonalgalleriet


20.6.16

Joy and sorrow by James Archer

The British artist James Archer (1822-1904) painted themes about sadness, some of historical or legendary origin.

O britânico James Archer (1822-1904) pintou temas de tristeza, alguns de origem histórica ou lendária.

James Archer (1822-1904)-‘summertime, Gloucestershire’-oil on canvas-1860     Edinburgh-Scottish National Gallery

James Archer (1822-1904)-‘Merlin and Lancelot, an incident from the Death of Arthur’-oil on canvas-1871     Private collection

James Archer (1822-1904)-‘how Sir Lancelot carried Queen Guinevere to her tomb’-oil on canvas-1868     Bournemouth-Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum

James Archer (1822-1904)-‘death of Arthur’-oil on board-1860     Manchester Art Gallery

James Archer (1822-1904)-‘classical subject’-oil on canvas-1878     Glasgow-Museums Resource Centre