Friday, October 31, 2014

Picking pumpkins in 1898 Delaware


In the Pumpkin Field at Lewes, Delaware (Photographer's Wife, Daughter, and Friends) 1898 James Bartlett Rich (Philadelphia, 1866-1942)


Friday, October 24, 2014

Women in Red across the centuries


1619 Unknown Artist, Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg, Swedish Queen, Princess of Brandenburg


1621 Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger (c 1562-1636) Susanna Temple later Lady Lister


Edgar Degas (1834–1917) Girl in Red


Gustav Klimt (1862-1918). Girl Friends 1916


Vincent van Gogh (Dutch artist, 1853-1890)  La Mousme


Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) At the Salon - The Divan


Egon Schiele (1890–1918) Reclining Woman With Red Blouse Reclining-Woman-With-Red-Blouse



Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French Impressionist Painter, 1841-1919)  Woman's Head



Friedrich von Amerling (Austrian Academic Painter, 1803-1887) Barbara Gräfin von Castiglione, 1858



Abraham Leon Kroll (American artist, 1884–1974) The Red Jacket



Alfred Émile Stevens (Belgian painter, 1823-1906) Mrs Deering Howe



John Everett Millais (English Pre-Raphaelite painter, 1829-1896) Bright Eyes



Chaïm Soutine (Belarusian-born French artist, 1893-1943) Woman in Red 1923-24



Thomas P Anshutz (American painter, 1851-1912) A Rose 1906



Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French artist, 1864-1901)



John Singer Sargent (American expatriate artist, 1856-1925)  Mrs Leopold Hirsch



Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (German painter, 1794-1872) Clara Bianca von Quandt 1820



Marc Chagall (Russian-born French artist, 1887-1985) The Acrobat 1930


Sunday, October 19, 2014

The somber, even angry, Women of the Depressed 1930s



1930 Herbert von Reyl-Hanisch (Austrian artist, 1898-1937) Portrait of the Mother



Felice Casorati (1883 –1963) Daphne a  Pavarolo 1934



1930 Cagnaccio di San Pietro, Portrait of Signora Vighi



1930 Josef Scharl (German painter, 1896-1954) Street Scene in Paris



1930 Manfred Hirzel (German artist, 1905-1932) Melitta



Karl Hubbuch (German artist, 1891–1979) Theater Loge c 1930



1931 Antonio Donghi (Italian Painter, 1897-1963) Portrait of a Woman in Hat



1931 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Woman with Red Hair



1932 Amedeo Bocchi (Italian artist, 1883–1932)



1932 Conrad Felixmüller, Bildnis Frau Sofie Isakowitz



1932 Conrad Felixmüller (German Expressionist painter, 1897-1977) A Russian Imigrant from Baku (Frau Ginda Krettingen)



1932 Max Beckmann (German Expressionist Painter, 1884-1950) Quappi in Pink



1933 Karl Hubbuch (German artist, 1891–1979) Afternoon Tea



1935 Antonio Berni (Argentine artist, 1905-1981) Woman in Red Sweater



1935 Doris Clare Zinkeisen (British artist, 1898-1991) Self-Portrait



1935 Marcello Dudovich (Italian artist, 1878-1962] Ritratto di signora



1935 Werner Schramm (German artist, 1898-1970) Portrait of a Lady on the Pont des Arts



1937 Rita Angus, Self-portrait



1938 Diego Rivera, Portrait of Lupe Marín



1939 Paul Citroen (German-born Dutch artist, 1896-1983) Portray of Corry Mohlenfeldt


Friday, October 17, 2014

Ladies of the Night by German artist Otto Dix 1891-1969



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Lady with Mink and Veil, 1920

It is nearly Halloween. Time for a few truly grotesque portraits of a few prostitutes in the Weimar Republic, the federal republic & amp; semi-presidential representative democracy established in Germany in 1919 to replace the imperial form of government. It lasted 14 years.



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) In the Café, 1923



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969)



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969)



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Another veil here



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969)



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Another veil



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Doncellas en domingo (1923).



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Another veil



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Girl with Rose Otto Dix - 1923



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969)



 Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Leonie 1923



Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969)



Otto Dix (German Expressionist painter, 1891-1969) Salon 1927