Charles H. Hubbell: Aviation Art from Late 1940s

CHARLES H. HUBBELL: AVIATION ART FROM LATE 1940S

Charles H. Hubbell (1898-1971) was an illustrator specializing in depicting aircraft. He is probably best known for his calendar illustrations...

Anselm Feuerbach, Classicist and More

ANSELM FEUERBACH, CLASSICIST AND MORE

Anselm Feuerbach (1829-1880) died aged 50 after a life where he never lived in any one place for more than a few years. His career...

 
 
 
Aircraft Illustrator Jo Kotula

AIRCRAFT ILLUSTRATOR JO KOTULA

Jo Kotula (1910-1998) specialized in illustrating aircraft over a long, successful career. As best I can tell from a Google search,...

Hermann Dudley Murphy of Boston

HERMANN DUDLEY MURPHY OF BOSTON

Hermann Dudley Murphy (1867-1945) was one of those early 20th century Boston School painters that escaped my attention until recently. Landscape...

 
 
 
Gustave De Smet: Impressionism to Modernism

GUSTAVE DE SMET: IMPRESSIONISM TO MODERNISM

Gustave Franciscus De Smet (1877-1943) was a Belgian painter who helped found the Flemish Expressionist school of painting. A sketchy...

Some Picasso Landscapes

SOME PICASSO LANDSCAPES

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) dabbled in many art media, but his subject matter was mostly people. The next rung down included still lifes...

 
 
 
John Smart, Miniaturist

JOHN SMART, MINIATURIST

Sir Henry Clinton - 1777 I normally pay no attention to miniatures. But the above portrait of British General Henry Clinton that I...

Fred Cole's Suggestively Incomplete Car Illustrations

FRED COLE'S SUGGESTIVELY INCOMPLETE CAR ILLUSTRATIONS

Fred Cole (1893-1983) was an illustrator who seems to have specialized in automobile advertising. I could find little about him on...

 
 
 
Jules Guérin, Illustrator and Muralist

JULES GUÉRIN, ILLUSTRATOR AND MURALIST

Jules Vallée Guérin (1866-1946) illustrated books, delineated architecture and painted murals. He is best-known for his renderings...

Charles Edward Chambers, Highly Competent Illustrator

CHARLES EDWARD CHAMBERS, HIGHLY COMPETENT ILLUSTRATOR

Charles Edward Chambers (1883-1941) was a highly skilled and successful illustrator, though not as famous as some others active 1915-1940...

 
 
 
Umberto Boccioni, Futurist

UMBERTO BOCCIONI, FUTURIST

Umberto Boccioni (1882-1916) was a leading painter and sculptor associated with the Futurism movement initiated by Filippo Tommaso...

John Singer Sargent Group Portraits

JOHN SINGER SARGENT GROUP PORTRAITS

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was perhaps the leading portrait artist of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. I've written about...

 
 
 
Fred Ludekens, Big-Time West Coast Illustrator

FRED LUDEKENS, BIG-TIME WEST COAST ILLUSTRATOR

Fred Ludekens (1900-1982) had a career that varied from the 1930-1960 American illustration norm for leading artists. For one thing,...

Carlo Carrà: Futurist for a Short While

CARLO CARRÀ: FUTURIST FOR A SHORT WHILE

Carlo Carrà (1881-1966) was one of the first Futurist painters, Futurism being a 1910s Italian movement that, in painting, stressed...

 
 
 
The Carefully Observant Rowland B. Wilson

THE CAREFULLY OBSERVANT ROWLAND B. WILSON

Rowland B Wilson (1930-2005) was an animator, an ad agency art director and a cartoonist. He is probably best known to the general...

"Eric" et sa femme

"ERIC" ET SA FEMME

Carl Erickson (1891-1958) was Vogue magazine's ace fashion illustrator in Paris from about 1925 to 1940 and continued his career at...

 
 
 
William Orpen's Great War Portraits

WILLIAM ORPEN'S GREAT WAR PORTRAITS

William Orpen (1878-1931), who I wrote about here , is best known as a portrait painter. Biographical information is here . During...

Giacomo Balla, the Oldest Futurist

GIACOMO BALLA, THE OLDEST FUTURIST

Giacomo Balla (1871-1958), whose most famous painting Dinamismo di un cane al guinzaglio -Dynamism of a Dog on a Leash - 1912, shown...

 
 
 
Stanley Arthurs, Early Howard Pyle Student

STANLEY ARTHURS, EARLY HOWARD PYLE STUDENT

Stanley M. Arthurs (1877-1950) was one of the earliest select students of famed illustrator Howard Pyle. Arthurs first encountered...

In the Beginning: Edgar Degas

IN THE BEGINNING: EDGAR DEGAS

Edgar Degas (1834-1917) seems forever linked to the French Impressionists. Although he was involved with their exhibitions, the styles...

 
 
 



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 ...

Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art, Contemporary Beach Art, “Late...

Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art, Contemporary Beach Art, “Late Afternoon Surf” by International Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

FRESH OFF THE EASEL This piece is from my Skillern's Seas Series. It is wired and ready to hang. The paint flow continues around the sides for a beautiful finish. 24"x36"x1.5... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

16" x 20" x .75" Acrylic on Cradled Panel Read more ...

Gym Loft / eklund terbeek

Gym Loft / eklund terbeek

© René de Wit Architects: eklund terbeek Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands Category: Apartment interiors Lead Architects: Jenny Eklund, Dominique ter Beek Area: 230.0... Read more ...

Filomena de Andrade Booth Fine Art Paintings

Filomena de Andrade Booth Fine Art Paintings

Summer Marsh 20" x 20" x 1.5"Acrylic on heavily textured canvas Purchasing Information This original, abstract landscape painting is stretched on a textured 1.5" deep gallery... Read more ...

Hofstraat House Addition / Dierendonckblancke Architects

Hofstraat House Addition / Dierendonckblancke Architects

© Filip Dujardin Architects: Dierendonckblancke Architects Location: Ghent, Belgium Category: Extension Area: 141.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Filip Dujardin Read more ...

Albert Julius Olsson, Cloudy Moonlight

Albert Julius Olsson, Cloudy Moonlight

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery Date: c. 1900 Technique: Oil on canvas Source Read more ...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into Paintings by Rachael Cassiani

Moshup Moment. Images: Field Gallery Massachusetts-based artist Rachael Cassiani finds inspiration in her local beaches, dunes, and cloud-strewn skies to create abstract... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Fluid Abstract Painting “CONFUSION IN THE SKY” by Colorado...

Contemporary Art, Fluid Abstract Painting “CONFUSION IN THE SKY” by Colorado Artist Susan Fowler

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... This painting is part of my brand new 2019 series "The Skyward Collection" 6"x6"x1" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $50 Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Vertical Painting "MYSTIC TELEPATHY " by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Vertical Painting "MYSTIC TELEPATHY " by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Glass orbs, metal particles and mica flakes create light and texture.I painted this for my friends song by the name Deep Mental Telepathy.When I listened to his music this is... Read more ...

Celebrating The Earth's Beauty - 16C Goddess Flora, Goddess of Flowers

Celebrating The Earth's Beauty - 16C Goddess Flora, Goddess of Flowers

Ambroise Dubois (Flemish-born French artist, 1542-43-1614-15) Flore ou Allégorie de l'été Summer is the perfect time to celebrate Earth's Beauty & Bounty. Flowers gave beauty &... Read more ...