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

2 monthes ago   |   By It's About Time

1725 Unknown artist often attr. to Charles Jervas or Charles Jarvis Mary Elizabeth Davenport, Mrs John Mytton, as a Girl, in Shepherdess Costume
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...
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Exhibition Review: Salon Art + Design, a Fair With Wit, Cheek, History

Exhibition Review: Salon Art + Design, a Fair With Wit, Cheek, History

2 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

A show at the Park Avenue Armory embraces Modernism's classics, new craft and artists rooted in South African culture. Here are some highlights.
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Contemporary Painting, Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,Still Life ”Casa Rio New Mexico, Funky Bath” Narrative Art by Santa Fe Artist Judi Goolsby

Contemporary Painting, Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,Still Life ”Casa Rio New Mexico, Funky Bath” Narrative Art by Santa Fe Artist Judi Goolsby

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Painters Abstract

This painting is part of a very special new series "Sense of Place"
Contemporary Narrative Art 30"x24"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Ostufer / Holzrausch

Ostufer / Holzrausch

© Oliver Jaist Architects: Holzrausch Location: Ammerland, Münsing, Germany Area: 320.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Oliver Jaist Read more ...

3500 Millimetre House / Ago Architects

3500 Millimetre House / Ago Architects

© Kafin Noe'man Architects: Ago Architects Location: South Jakarta, Indonesia Lead Architect: Abimantra Pradhana Design Team: Gabi Osri, Leo Pratama Area: 100.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

Allegorical Portrait of 16C-18C Gentlewomen as the Goddess Minerva of War...

Allegorical Portrait of 16C-18C Gentlewomen as the Goddess Minerva of War, the Arts, & Wisdom

1735 Antoine Pesne 1683-1757 Jean-Philippe Baratier (1721-40) Presented to Minerva Early artists painted their contemporaries somewhat like allegories, & often painters would... Read more ...

Patterns of Color Sky, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Patterns of Color Sky, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Patterns of Color Sky9x12 oil on wood panel This image is inspired from Cimmaron, Colorado. We stayed in a wonderful house with great views in every direction. The sunsets were... Read more ...

Colorado Rocky Mountain Winter Snow Landscape Oil Painting,Fine Art For...

Colorado Rocky Mountain Winter Snow Landscape Oil Painting,Fine Art For Sale,"Fall Into Winter" by Colorado Landscape Artist Susan Fowler

Colorado Mountain Landscape Palette Knife Painting/Framed 18"x24" Oil on Panel/Available $495 Read more ...

Abstract Painting, Mixed Media, Expressionism,Contemporary Art, “Bird on a...

Abstract Painting, Mixed Media, Expressionism,Contemporary Art, “Bird on a Wire” by Contemporary Artist Liz Thoresen

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 20"x16"x1.5" Acrylic on Cradled Board/Available $575 Read more ...

Hera, the Goddess of Motherhood

Hera, the Goddess of Motherhood

Hera, Zeus' wife and sister Hera, the queen of the Goddesses Read more ...

Dugu-Dong House | / JMY architects

Dugu-Dong House | / JMY architects

© Joonhwan Yoon Architects: JMY architects Location: Geumjeong-gu, South Korea Lead Architects: Jaemin Yoon / Seongmin Lee, JMY architects Design Team: Hyejin Park Area: 171.36... Read more ...

Contemporary Bird Fine Art Painting, “RAVEN TOTEM 3, LAPIS LAZULI” by...

Contemporary Bird Fine Art Painting, “RAVEN TOTEM 3, LAPIS LAZULI” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

56"x24" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Recent work from New York-based photographer James

Recent work from New York-based photographer James

Recent work from New York-based photographer James Chororos. Follow us on Tumblr! | Posted by Chaz Insta: crossconnectmag Read more ...