Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman Tending Sheep - Pastoral Allegories
2 monthes ago - By It's About Time
1740-50 Unknown British artist Portrait of a Lady 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 sheep.
Early portraits of...
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Original Contemporary Seascape Painting "Floating Mist" by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme
2 monthes ago - By Daily Painters Abstract
Contemporary Seascape Painting. Float mist on an gentle sea. Find a mystical flower that is the answer to all your dreams. Timeless Transparencies is more than a series of art. It is the future if you look close enough. But ah ah, not too closes, you wouldn't want to fall off the edge of the world as you know it.
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Long Pose Painting Workshop In Waltham, Masachusettes
Registration The Portrait in an Aesthetic Environment with Teresa Oaxaca January 26-29th, 2018 from 9:00-4:00 at the studio in Waltham $595, model fees included Teresa Oaxaca's...
Mark Webster - Abstract Geometric River Landscape Oil Painting 2012-04-18
Mark Webster - Abstract Geometric River Landscape Oil Painting 2012-04-18. 12x9" Oil on Canvas Panel.
Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale
Messages from the Earth can be heard when when you pay attention to nature. 9"x12" Acrylic on Paper/Available $200.00
Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting, “Sweet...
8"x10" x.75" Oil on Canvas/Available
6 x 6"oil on panel I was in the De Young Museum in San Francisco and a boy shrieked when he saw the painting of Superman by Mel Ramos - hardly able to contain himself. When I...
Layered Paintings by Betsy Walton Build Memory into Colorful Explorations of...
Artist Betsy Walton loosely imitates the landscape of Portland, Oregon in paintings infused with geodesic rocks and female subjects dressed as spellbinding goddesses. Walton...