• Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman Tending Sheep - Pastoral Allegories

    8 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

    Contemporary Seascape Painting "Soft Lightening" by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme

    8 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.
    36"x48"x1.5" Acrylics on Canvas/Sold
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