Monday, September 30, 2013

PAINTINGS OF JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"Karer See"  1914
(Karer See is a lake in the Dolomites, South Tyrol, Italy)


Starting here tomorrow, a series of paintings by Francois Boucher 1703-70

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Sunday, September 29, 2013

PAINTINGS OF JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"Artist in the Simplon"  c.1909
(Simplon is the name of a region in the Alps)


Tomorrow's painting "Karer See" concludes this series

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Saturday, September 28, 2013

Friday, September 27, 2013

PAINTINGS OF JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"Dolce Far Niente"  1905-9
(pleasant idleness)


Tomorrow - Portrait of Lady Speyer

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Thursday, September 26, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

PAINTINGS OF JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"The Sitwell Family"  c.1900

L to R - Edith, Sir George, Lady Ida, Sacheverell and Osbert

Tomorrow -  Bedouins

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Monday, September 23, 2013

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Saturday, September 21, 2013

PAINTINGS BY JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"Portrait of Madame Paul Poirson"  1885


Tomorrow - Portrait of Robert Louis Stevenson

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Friday, September 20, 2013

PAINTINGS BY JOHN SINGER SARGENT 1856-1925

"Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose"  1885


Tomorrow - Portrait of Madame Paul Poirson

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Thursday, September 19, 2013

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Monday, September 16, 2013

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Saturday, September 14, 2013

"The Wanderer above the Sea of Fog"


Caspar David Friedrich 1774-1840

The above concludes this short series.
Beginning tomorrow, a number of paintings by John Singer Sargent

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Sunday, September 8, 2013

"Chalk Cliffs on Rugen"


Caspar David Friedrich 1774-1840
More paintings by this artist each day this week

Have you visited "My Own Selection of British Art of the 19th Century" yet?

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Saturday, September 7, 2013

THE PAINTINGS OF JAN VERMEER 1632-75

"A Lady seated at a Virginal"


Today's painting concludes the series.
Tomorrow - The first of seven paintings by Caspar David Friedrich

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Friday, September 6, 2013

THE PAINTINGS OF JAN VERMEER 1632-75

"A Lady standing at the Virginal" (1670-2)


Tomorrow - A Lady seated at the Virginal

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Thursday, September 5, 2013

THE PAINTINGS OF JAN VERMEER 1632-75

"The Guitar Player" (1670-2)


Tomorrow - A Lady standing at the Virginal

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

THE PAINTINGS OF JAN VERMEER 1632-75

"Lady writing a Letter with her Maid" (1670-1)


Tomorrow - Allegory of Faith

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Monday, September 2, 2013

THE PAINTINGS OF JAN VERMEER 1632-75

"The Lacemaker" (1670)


Tomorrow - Lady writing a Letter with her Maid
BLOG NEWS - "The Eternal Venus" will have shown 180 paintings by Friday and will come to an end then. "My Own Selection of Pre-Raphaelite Paintings" which ran from June 2010 to June 2011 returns on Saturday 7th with a new title "My Own Selection of British Art of the 19th Century" but using the same address - http://myownselection.blogspot.com
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Sunday, September 1, 2013