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

6 monthes 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

6 monthes 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

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

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Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe...

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Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe...

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Inspired and created in my online class, this imaginary landscape reverberates with rich deep colors. The mountains are based on the Jemez Mountains in NM. It is painted on a... Read more ...

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Oil, 18" x 24" $600 Read more ...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “The Tack...

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Saddles, bridles and horse treats are kept safe from the elements in the Tack Shed. Summer grazing pastures.are close by on the hillside beyond the trees. Sitting on the back... Read more ...

Banksy Sets Up Amongst Venice Street Vendors to Share a New Multi-Panel Painting

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Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “The Tack...

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Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe...

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Mixed Media Abstract Art Painting “Washboard” by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Mixed Media Abstract Art Painting “Washboard” by Carol Nelson Fine Art

14"x9"x1.0" Mixed Media on Paper on Panel Read more ...

Sketch of an Actress - original charcoal portrait of a woman

Sketch of an Actress - original charcoal portrait of a woman

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