Thursday, January 30, 2014

Children by Swedish Artist Carl Larsson 1853-1919


Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) A Studio Idyll. The artist's wife with daughter Suzanne

Swedish artist Carl Larsson (1853-1919) was a painter, illustrator & printmaker. He came from a poor family & studied (1866-76) at the Konstakademi in Stockholm, supporting himself throughout this period. From 1871 to 1878, he contributed illustrations to the comic journal Kaspar and the Ny illustrerad tidning. From 1875, for several decades, he was a prolific book illustrator, his most renowned work in this field being his drawings for 'The Barber-surgeon's tales' (published 1883-4) by Zacharius Topelius. Later Larsson produced most of his own prints.

Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Esbjorn 1900



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Carpenter Hellberg's Children 1905



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Bo 1905



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Girl with Doll



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Girl with Doll 1891



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Lisbeth 1894



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Murre



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Lisbeth with Yellow Tulip



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Pontus



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Suzanne



Carl Larsson (Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919) Anna-Maria 1893


Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Children by English artist John Collington Moore 1829-1880



John Collingham Moore (English artist, 1829-1880) Diana Langton


John Collingham Moore (English artist, 1829-1880) Arthur Hill with Hoop


John Collingham Moore (English artist, 1829-1880) Charlotte Mildred Langton

Friday, January 24, 2014

Children by English artist George Clausen 1852-1944



George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Brown Eyes


George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Children and Roses


George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Farm Boy


George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Little Haymakers


George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Girl Rose Grimsdale


George Clausen (English artist, 1852-1944) Apple Blossom

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Children by Belgian artist Leon Frederic 1856-1940



Leon Frederic (Belgian artist, 1856-1940)  Rhododendron in Bloom


Leon Frederic (Belgian artist, 1856-1940) Polishing Pots


Leon Frederic (Belgian artist, 1856-1940) Small Peasant

Monday, January 20, 2014

Children by French artist Pierre Auguste Renoir 1841-1919



Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Aline Nunes with Parasol


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Claude Renoir


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Romaine Lascaux


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Coco with an Orange


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Detail Mussel Fishers at Berneval


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Margot Berard


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Edmond Renoir


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Girl with Watering Can


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Girl with Flowers


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Jean Renoir with Hoop


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Marie Goujon with Hoop


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Jean Renoir Writing


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Paul Haviland


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Marie Louise Durand Ruel


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Portrait of a Child


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Portrait of a Young Girl


Pierre Auguste Renoir (French artist, 1841-1919) Portrait of Pierre


Saturday, January 18, 2014

Rococo Pastel Portraits by French artist Maurice Quentin de La Tour 1704-1788


Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Marie Fel


I penetrated into the depths of my Their subjects without knowing it, and capture them whole. - Maurice-Quentin de La Tour

Delatour initially apprenticed as a painter; but he was seduced by immediacy & amp; rapid execution of pastel. In Paris, he learned about new medium "pastel" made popular by a young Venetian artist Rosalba Carriera. Delatour ADOPTED pastel as the only medium of His portraits. Finished pastels Emerged as a format for elite portraiture in France in the late 1600s. By the1700s, Maurice-Quentin de La Tour was among the most Celebrated pastel portraitists. His success led to commissions from the royal family, the French court, the bourgeoisie, plus artistic & amp; intellectual circles.



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Mademoiselle Ferrand



 Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Mary Magdalene Mazade wife of Gaspard Antoine Grima of Reyniere



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Madame Rouille de l Estangleterre



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Madame de Mondonville



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Mademoiselle Salle



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Marie Josephe of Saxony



 Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Anne Charlotte de Batilly Marquise de Courcy



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Marie Josephe of Saxony



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Jeanne Elisabeth de geer Baroness Tuyll



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Woman with Mask



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) Madame de la Poupliniere



Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French artist, 1704-1788) A Woman