John W. Waterhouse's Greatest Hits

JOHN W. WATERHOUSE'S GREATEST HITS

John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) was a major British successor to the Pre-Raphaelite movement. His Wikipedia entry is here , and...

Early Realistic Comic Strip Drawing

EARLY REALISTIC COMIC STRIP DRAWING

This post deals with the slow introduction of realistically-depicted characters in American comic strips. Details are in the image...

 
 
 
More Learning from Las Vegas

MORE LEARNING FROM LAS VEGAS

About ten years ago I wrote about some Las Vegas interiors and murals. Recently I returned to Vegas, and while my wife was busying...

Joaquín Sorolla's 1880s Paintings

JOAQUÍN SOROLLA'S 1880S PAINTINGS

Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (1863-1923) was perhaps the most outstanding Spanish painter during the years 1895-1920. His Wikipedia entry...

 
 
 
Molti Ritratti: Cleopatra

MOLTI RITRATTI: CLEOPATRA

Many posthumous images exist of Cleopatra VII Philopator - Wikipedia entry here. A few of them are presented below. Cleopatra is famous...

Ivan Kramskoy, a Major 19th Century Russian Painter

IVAN KRAMSKOY, A MAJOR 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN PAINTER

Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi (1837-1887), commonly rendered as Kramskoy in English transliteration, was an important Russian painter during...

 
 
 
Philip de László: Pre- Age 40 Portraits

PHILIP DE LÁSZLÓ: PRE- AGE 40 PORTRAITS

Philip de László (1869-1937) was one of England's most prominent portrait painters during the first third of the 20th century. Some...

Eugene Savage, Moderne Muralist

EUGENE SAVAGE, MODERNE MURALIST

Eugene Francis Savage (1883-1978) was a muralist and academic whose major works were made in the late 1930s. His Wikipedia entry is...

 
 
 
John W. Waterhouse Studies and Sk

JOHN W. WATERHOUSE STUDIES AND SK

John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) was an important British painter, especially during the period 1890-1910. He mostly dealt with...

Thomas Wilmer Dewing's Outdoors Scenes

THOMAS WILMER DEWING'S OUTDOORS SCENES

Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938) was a prominent American painter during the late 1800s and early 1900s. Trained in Paris at the Académie...

 
 
 
Frank Schoonover Illustrates Mars

FRANK SCHOONOVER ILLUSTRATES MARS

Frank Schoonover (1877-1972) was a member of the Brandywine School of illustrators, having been trained by Howard Pyle. His Wikipedia...

Hans Makart, Who Influenced Klimt

HANS MAKART, WHO INFLUENCED KLIMT

Hans Makart (1840-1884) influenced Gustav Klimt and others, according to his Wikipedia entry. I am not sure just what that influence...

 
 
 
Color Photographs. Enhanced!!

COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS. ENHANCED!!

From time to time I come across shops that feature large-format color photographic prints having dramatic views and striking colors....

Andrew Loomis Illustrations

ANDREW LOOMIS ILLUSTRATIONS

William Andrew Loomis (1892-1959) is known today for his series of art/illustration instruction books. I have copies of most of them,...

 
 
 
Dennis Ziemienski's Retro Art

DENNIS ZIEMIENSKI'S RETRO ART

Dennis Ziemienski paints images that I think are both fun and interesting. That's because they are a form of Retro, evoking 1920s and...

Danish Late-1800s Paintings by Carl Tomsen

DANISH LATE-1800S PAINTINGS BY CARL TOMSEN

Carl Christian Frederik Jacob Thomsen (1847-1912) seems to have been a fairly important Danish painter in his day. His brief English...

 
 
 
Frederick Sands Brunner, Yet Another Successful Unknown Illustrator

FREDERICK SANDS BRUNNER, YET ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL UNKNOWN ILLUSTRATOR

Frederick Sands Brunner (1886-1954) specialized in illustration art featuring pretty young women. He had at least one Saturday Evening...

Solitary Skyscrapers

SOLITARY SKYSCRAPERS

This architecture-related post deals with an American phenomenon of the early decades of the twentieth century. It was solitary skyscraper...

 
 
 
Barry Rowe Automobile Paintings

BARRY ROWE AUTOMOBILE PAINTINGS

Barry Rowe is a prominent automobile artist. That is, he's an artist whose main subject matter is automobiles portrayed in plausible...

Georgia O'Keeffe's New York Buildings Paintings

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE'S NEW YORK BUILDINGS PAINTINGS

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) is probably best remembered for her nature-related paintings made in New Mexico. But earlier in her long...

 
 
 



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 ...

Gable House / UA Lab

Gable House / UA Lab

Ahmedabad, Guyarat, India Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Inclined Studio Area: 387.0 m2 Read more ...

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns oil 18x18 inches Purchase info here. Sometime in October I had this idea of a still life from bird's eye view. With a tablecloth on the floor, I arranged... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by Painter of the American West, Nancee Jean Busse

11"x14" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $300.00 Read more ...

King Alfred and Fay Wray!

Here's another of my “Virtual Artist's Alley” commissions. Having just finished a big corporate job that took nearly 4 weeks to complete, I had to put everything on hold for... Read more ...

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Can You add Watercolor to Collagraph Prints? Yes, you can, as long as the ink you used to print your... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Purchase a Fine Art Print of this piece HERE Read more ...

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Historical hottie du jour: Gainsborough Dupont. Took art lessons from his uncle Thomas Gainsborough, whose birthday is today.May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August... Read more ...

Put a candle in the window, Matt McCormick

Read more ...

The last days of disco

Halston © Harry Benson The last days of disco Read more ...

Idaho Farmland

Idaho Farmland

"Idaho Farmland", 8 x 10 In, Oil, 2021 An image from one of my many trips through Idaho. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have questions. Read more ...