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

12 days ago   |   By It's About Time

1630s Paulus Moreelse Lady as 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.
Early portraits of women portrayed as...
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Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Art, Abstract,Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art “On an Eastern Slope” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Art, Abstract,Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art “On an Eastern Slope” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

12 days ago   |   By Mixed Media Artists International

Contemporary Art, Abstract Painting, 36"x36" Oil on Wood Panel
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Contemporary Abstract Seascape Painting “Epic Journey” by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme

Contemporary Abstract Seascape Painting “Epic Journey” by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme

12 days ago   |   By Daily Painters Abstract

24"x36" Original Painting/SOLD
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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 ...

Cottage Fries

Cottage Fries

Cottage Fries12 x 16 oil on panel220 $ USD SOLD Read more ...

Mango painting fruit original still life oil painting a day

Mango painting fruit original still life oil painting a day

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FACIAL STUDY - 6" x 6" pastel on canvas by Susan Roden

FACIAL STUDY - 6" x 6" pastel on canvas by Susan Roden

FACIAL STUDY 6" x 6" pastel on canvas Wednesdays have been my day of life drawing.And lately I've been playing with different bases to study the effects with texture and... Read more ...

MASSIVE YET LIGHT - 6" x 3 1/2" acrylic skyscape by Susan Roden

MASSIVE YET LIGHT - 6" x 3 1/2" acrylic skyscape by Susan Roden

MASSIVE YET LIGHT*6" x 3 1/2" acrylic on recycled wood block*wall hung yet unframed$75 - tax + shipping inclusive The storm traveled on as the sky opened up. Billowy white... Read more ...

Painting Retreat, Lubec, Maine: Update

Painting Retreat, Lubec, Maine: Update

One of my paintings from yesterday, in-process This week, I've joined 11 other plein air painters on a painting retreat in Lubec, Maine. We're based at West Quoddy Station , a... Read more ...

Fog Reflections 12x9 Oil

Fog Reflections 12x9 Oil

Fog Reflections 12x9 Oil by Michael Chesley Johnson Available - $250 On Campobello Island, in the Herring Cove Provincial Park, Lake Glensevern drains into a tidal stream. When... Read more ...

Lemon Sky 9x12 Oil

Lemon Sky 9x12 Oil

Lemon Sky 9x12 Oil by Michael Chesley Johnson SOLD The Roosevelt-Campobello Island Park is at its most lovely in the early morning, but here I have captured its loveliness in... Read more ...

Painting Plein Air

Painting Plein Air

We learned a lot at the Tallapoosa School of Art this week painting plein air with David Boyd. It was a treat to paint in Jim Scott's lovely gardens. Many thanks to Dorothy and... Read more ...

SUNFLOWER- Original Oil Painting by Marina Petro

SUNFLOWER- Original Oil Painting by Marina Petro

©Marina Petro "Sunflower" 8 x 10 inchesOriginal oil painting on stretched canvas ~Framed Only one in the entire universe...and it could be yours!Certificate Of Authenticity... Read more ...

In the Studio

In the Studio

Steven Alexander, Voice 5, 2017, oil & acrylic on canvas, 72 x 48 inches Read more ...