Monday, December 28, 2020

Images of European Christmas 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
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 Presents 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, 1861-1927) Christmas 1903-4
Jozsef Rippl-Ronai (Hungarian artist, 1861-1927) Christmas 1910
Eugen Kirchner (German artist, 1865-1938) Christmas Eve 1927