27.3.17

Male poses

Several plastic artists have shown typical male poses and scenes.

Diversos artistas plásticos mostraram os homens em várias situações.

Ludovic Alleaume (1859-1941)-‘slate quarry worker’-oil on canvas

Paul Émile Boutigny (1854-1929)-‘Napoleon return to visit the wounded’-oil on canvas-ca 1880

Jehan Georges Vibert (1840-1902)-‘the serenade’-oil on panel

Jehan Georges Vibert (1840-1902)-‘a pinch of snuff’-oil on panel

Ernest Crofts (1847-1911)-‘roundheads at the gate’-oil on canvas

26.3.17

Games by Harry Brooker

The British artist Harry Brooker (1848-1940) represented several types of games.

O britânico Harry Brooker (1848-1940) representou vários tipos de jogos.

Harry Brooker (1848-1940)-‘a game of spinning tops’-oil on canvas-1895

Harry Brooker (1848-1940)-‘a game of cards’

Harry Brooker (1848-1940)-‘playing shops’

Harry Brooker (1848-1940)-‘the game of cricket’

Harry Brooker (1848-1940)-‘too old to play’


25.3.17

Food by Giovanna Garzoni

The Italian artist Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670) showed common food of her time.

A italiana Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670) mostrou alimentos comuns no seu tempo.

Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670)-‘apricots’

Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670)-‘plate of figs’-ca 1662     Private colection

Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670)-‘plate with cherries’

Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670)-‘still life with beans’-watercolor-ca 1662     Firenze-Palazzo Pitti (Galleria Palatina)

Giovanna Garzoni (1600-1670)-‘plate of the asparagus with carnations and grasshopper’

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