Sunday, December 27, 2015

Images of a few European Christmas Season Traditions


Viggo Johansen (Danish artist, 1851–1935) Silent Night



 Jan Havicksz. Steen (Dutch artist, c 1626-1679). Feast of St Nicholas 1665



Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (Austrian artist, 1793-1865) A traveling family of beggars is rewarded by poor peasants on Christmas Eve 1834



Carlton Alfred Smith (English artist, 1853-1946), Christmas Eve



Franz Ignaz Pollinger (Austrian artist) First Christmas Tree in Ried 1848


Felix Ehrlich (German artist, 1866–1931) Christmas



Joseph Clarke (English-born artist, 1844-1890) Christmas Morning 


David Jacob Jacobson (German painter, 1818–1891) Selling Christmas Trees



George Bernard O’Neil (Irish artist, 1828-1917) Hanging the Mistletoe 1892


Hans Stubenrauch (German artist, 1875– 1941) Christmas Time


Genrich Manizer (Russian artist, 1847–1925) Christmas Tree Market


Franz Skarbina (German artist, 1849 –1910) Under the Christmas Tree


Franz Skarbina (German artist, 1849–1910) Boy from the Berlin Christmas Market



William Ewart Lockhart (Scottish artist, 1846-1900)  Old Father Christmas


Sergei Dunchev (Russian artist, b 1916) New Year


Heinrich Max (Czech artist, 1847-1900) A Christmas Read 1877



Albert Chevallier Tayler (British painter, 1862-1925) The Christmas Tree 1911



Gustave Brion (French Realist Painter, 1824-1877) Christmas Singers detail 1856



Franz Krüger (German painter, 1797-1857),  Father & Son Picking Christmas Tree



Franz Skarbina (German artist, 1849-1910) The Christmas Market in Berlin 1892



Zinaida Yevgenyevna Serebriakova (Russian artist, 1884-1967) Katya in Blue Dress by Christmas Tree 1922



Frederick Daniel Hardy (English artist, 1827-1911)  The Christmas Hamper 1874



Fetching Home the Christmas Dinner. From The London Illustrated News, Christmas Supplement. 1848.



Heinrich Ferdinand Werner (German artist, 1867-1928) The Christmas Tree 1909



Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (Austrian artist, 1793-1865), Christmas Morning 1844



Hildebrandt Ferdinant Theodor (German painter, 1804–1874) Children Anticipating the Christmas Feast 1840



 Joseph Clark (British artist, 1834-1926) A Christmas Dole 1800s



Callcott Horsley (English artist, 1817-1903), Under the Mistletoe 1865



Lovis Corinth (German painter, 1858-1925) Distributing Christmas Presants 1913



Augusto Giacometti (Swiss artist, 1877-1947) Christmas 1939



Unknown French artist, Women and Children around the Christmas Tree c 1890 




Anders Zorn, (Swedish artist, 1860–1920) Christmas Morning Service 1908



 Franz Cižek (Austrian artist, 1865-1946)  Santa with Toys 1910-20



 Alois Hänisch (Austrian artist, 1866-1937) Christmas Spirit 1921



Jozsef Rippl-Ronai (Hungarian artist, 1861-1927) Christmas 1903-04



Jozsef Rippl-Ronai (Hungarian artist, 1861-1927) Christmas 1910



Eugen Kirchner (German artist, 1865-1938) Christmas Eve 1927


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