• Snow Paintings - part 1

    5 days ago - By Poul Webb

    Back in 2011 at this time of year, , I posted some snow paintings that proved very popular. This short series is an expanded version, featuring paintings from the year 1412 through to 1940. It updates and replaces the earlier post.
    This is part 1 of a 2-part series on snow paintings:
    1412-16 Très Riches Heures du duc de Berry by the Limbourg Brothers 22.5 x 13.6 cm
    Musée Condé, Chantilly, France 1565 The Hunters in the Snow by Pieter Bruegel the Elder oil on wood panel 117 x 162 cm
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria 1590 Winter by Jacob Grimmer oil on panel 36.5 x 59.5 cm
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  • Snow Paintings - part 2

    Snow Paintings - part 2

    5 days ago - By Poul Webb

    Back in 2011 at this time of year, , I posted some snow paintings that proved very popular. This short series is an expanded version, featuring paintings from the year 1412 through to 1940. It updates and replaces the earlier post.
    This is part 2 of a 2-part series on snow paintings:
    1894 Barges on the Seine by Ernest Lawson oil on canvas 63.5 x 76.2 cm
    Private Collection 1894 Snow at Mortain by Gustave Loiseau oil on canvas 53.7 x 73 cm
    Private Collection 1894c Breton Village in the Snow by Paul Gauguin oil on canvas 62 x 87 cm
    Musée d'Orsay, Paris 1895 Sandviken, Norway, Village in the...
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