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

1 month ago   |   By It's About Time

1760 George Chalmers, A Shepherdess in a Landscape
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 women portrayed...
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Aspen Tree Painting, Abstracted Aspens,Snow, Landscape "Holiday Aspens -Red 4-2018 Series" by Colorado Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

Aspen Tree Painting, Abstracted Aspens,Snow, Landscape "Holiday Aspens -Red 4-2018 Series" by Colorado Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

1 month ago   |   By Kimberly Conrad

FRESH OFF THE EASEL...
Each year I paint a limited number of these snowy aspen pieces, to be released in November.
Fall into Winter is my favorite time of year, and I paint these with great excitement for the holiday season. I have collected seasonal paintings from some of my favorite artists, and I love to bring them out each year. It's like a dear friend coming to visit!
This year I painted aspens on canvas, large and small, as well as 7"x5 originals on paper, that are available either framed or unframed.
7"x5"Acrylic on 140 lb archival paper.
This painting is available unframed for $55...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

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FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Each year I paint a limited number of these snowy aspen pieces, to be released in November. Fall into Winter is my favorite time of year, and I paint... Read more ...

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8"x8"x1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

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16"x20"x7/8" Acrylic on Canvas/sold Fine Art Prints Available HERE To Read more ...

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Sugar ham 8 x 8 inches, oil painting on gessoed board Read more ...

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