Saturday, September 19, 2015

Women in Green for the Fall

Lucas Cranach the Elder (c 1472-1553) Saint Genevieve (Detail)

Last Fall, I noticed lots of clothing in a variety of shades of green. Wonder if designers are attracted to green as the leaves on the trees turn brown & then fall to the ground for the winter.

 1520 A Blonde Woman by Jacopo Vecchio

 1530 Bartolomeo Veneto Lady in a Green Dress

 1530 Peter de Kempeneer Portrait of a Lady from Ferrara, Italy

1530s Lady Playing a Lute by Bartolomeo Veneto 

 1536 Titian Tiziano Vercelli (Italian painter, 1488-1576) Portrait of a Young Woman

 1540 Unknown Artist Portrait of a Florentine Noblewoman

 1555 Titian Tiziano Vercelli (Italian painter, 1488-1556) Portrait of a Lady

 1560-65 Titian Tiziano Vercelli (Italian painter, 1488-1576) Titian's Daughter Lavinia

1560s Alessandro Allori Portrait of Eleonora da Toledo

1580s Lavinia Fonatna (1552-1614) Portrait of Laura Gonzaga in Green

Mather Brown (American artist, 1761-1831) Lady with a Dog 1786

Gilbert Stuart (American artist, 1755-1828)  Portrait of a young lady c 1803

John Trumbull (American artist, 1756 – 1843) Mrs. Theodore Dwight, Jr. (1805-1870) 1828

Richard Clague (1821–1873) Mrs Gueynard (New Orleans)

George Dunlop Leslie (English artist, 1835-1921) Margarett

Herbert Gustave Schmalz (English painter, 1856-1935) Girl With a Red Umbrella 1885

Charles Silem Lidderdale  (British artist 1831-1895) The Feather Hat

Irving Ramsey Wiles (1861-1948) A Lady 1893

George Frederic Watts (English artist, 1817-1904) Lillie Langtry

Herman N. Hyneman (American artist, 1849–1907) Winter Hat

1873 Dante Gabriel Rossetti, La Ghirlandata

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (German Expressionist, 1880-1938) Woman in a Green Blouse

 1902 Lilla Cabot Perry (American artist, 1848-1933) Alice Perry (Mrs J C Grew)

 1914 William McGregor Paxton (American artist, 1869–1941) The Green Dress

 1919 Moïse Kisling (Polish-French artist, born Mojżesz Kisling 1891-1953) Girl with green shawl

 1920 Emma Fordyce MacRae (American artist, 1887-1974) Melina in green

 1920 Greta Hällfors-Sipilä, (Finish artist, 1899-1974) Self Portrait

 1925 Thomas Edwin Mostyn (British artist, 1864–1930) The Green Gown

 1933 BD Grigoriev. A woman in a green dress.

Mary Titcomb (American artist, 1858-1927) Afternoon Tea

Henri Matisse (French artist, 1869-1954)

Kees van Dongen (Dutch painter, 1877-1968), Lady in a Black Hat 1908

Pablo Picasso (Spanish artist, 1881-1973) Marie Therese Walter

Ruth Alsobrook Florence in a Green Hat 1936

1962 Charles Rogers Red Grooms (American painter 1937-)  Mimi In Green