Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman Tending Sheep - Pastoral Allegories
4 days ago - By It's About Time
1725 Enoch Seeman the Younger Lady Rachel Cavendish (1697-1780), Lady Morgan, as a Shepherdess
During the 17C & 18C artists painted their contemporaries as personifications & allegories, & often painters would put the faces of their patrons on the bodies of the saints. These came to be called donor portraits. These paintings remained popular, as they expanded to show the wealthy sitter as a Greek goddess, or muse, or nymph in in a rustic setting. They grew to include portraits of a shepherdess in pastoral scenes wearing idealized attire, nothing like the clothing worn by real women tending...
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Contemporary Seascape Painting "Soft Lightening" by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme
4 days ago - By Daily Painters Abstract
Burst of color illuminated the planet's surface bringing joy and untold new discoveries. Provenance - Exhibited and published in Morocco.
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Here's a picture of the art room at Arlene's. My demo of a 5-step value scale, painting of a white sphere and red delicious apple in the same gray values. Students working on...
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My good friend, and excellent photographer, Ted Fuhrer, has done it again, supplying me with so many inspiring images to paint from. On of the many places he has lived was the...
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Trees, greens, a view of the sea and cows dotted the landscape of George Bellows' field. From Bellows' Field oil study 6x8 Some of us went there to paint, but rain ruined the...
BUTTERFLY MAGIC-Original Still Life Oil Painting by Marina Petro
©Marina Petro"Butterfly Magic"10 x 10 inchesOriginal oil painting on 1.5 inch stretched canvas painted around all sides.Wired and ready to hang. Only one in the entire...
Aspen Tree Painting, Abstract Aspens,Snow, Landscape "Aspen Trunks in...
FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Each year I paint a limited number of these snowy aspen pieces, to be released in November. Fall into Winter is my favorite time of year, and I paint...
Katie's Portrait by Kim Blair
Katie (14"x11" pastel on 300 lb. gessoed w.c. paper) My beautiful niece Katie sent me a lovely selfie where she was pursing her lips... just a bit...posing for some fun shots...