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Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman & an Elegant Escort-Tending Sheep - Pastoral Allegories

1 month ago   |   By It's About Time

1760 Carle Vanloo A Lady and Gentleman as elegant Shepherd and 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 sheep.
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Contemporary Abstract Seascape Painting "Mapped Wisdom" by International Seascape Artist Arrachme

Contemporary Abstract Seascape Painting "Mapped Wisdom" by International Seascape Artist Arrachme

1 month ago   |   By Daily Painters Abstract

Contemporary Abstract Seascape Art- Provenance- Original Exhibited Monte Carlo Gramaldi Form- Signed by the Artist.
This painting is part of my "Timeless Transparencies" Series 36"x48"Acrylics 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 ...

Old MacDonald Had a Farm

Old MacDonald Had a Farm

12" x 12" oil on stretched linen$200 Buy with PayPal My maiden name was not MacDonald but close, it was McLeary. When I was young, my father had a farm that had belonged to his... Read more ...

Creative Mischief 2016

Creative Mischief 2016

My portrait Christophe 3 will be exhibited at the National Academy's annual Creative Mischief event starting tomorrow in NYC: The 5th Annual Creative Mischief... Read more ...

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Painting a Winter Landscape 6 Easy Steps

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Garlic with a metal cup, still life oil painting daily painting a day

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Contemporary Fine Art Painting, Aspen Leaf,Nature Art ”Fall View” by...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting, Aspen Leaf,Nature Art ”Fall View” by Colorado Artist Gerri Calpin

8"x8"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas Black painted sides, ready to hang or display on table easel. $100 Read more ...

2055 Breakfast Coffee

2055 Breakfast Coffee

50 x 50 cm oil on canvas The old vintage bread bin is center stage again, flanked by a classic French cup and saucer filled with fragrant black coffee, strong enough to wake up... Read more ...

Abstract Expressionism, Contemporary Art, Acrylic Painting “Comedy” by...

Abstract Expressionism, Contemporary Art, Acrylic Painting “Comedy” by Arizona Abstract Artist Cynthia A. Berg

20"x16"x3/4" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Collecting the Tree

Collecting the Tree

Father and son with their dog collecting a tree in the forest, painting by Franz Krüger (1797-1857) Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Moss Memory” by...

Impressionist Landscape Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Moss Memory” by Georgia Artist Pat Warren

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

Dear Santa

Dear Santa

Dear Santa, an oil painting by Shirley Fachilla Every year Santa comes to the open studio at Warehouse 521 to pose for us painters. It's especially nice of him to come at his... Read more ...