Tag Archive: American Impressionists

Feb 20

Arts Everyday Living: Dream River–Monet’s Giverny Through an Impressionist’s Eyes

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         DREAM RIVER AT GIVERNY THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES     ____________________ ____________________ Touch us gently, Time! Let us glide down thy stream Gently,—-as we sometimes glide Through a quiet dream. Bryan Walter Procter, Poems of Home American Impressionist John Leslie Breck (1860-1899) returned often …

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Jun 09

Arts Everyday Living: Youth, Disillusionment, and the Necessity of Hope

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       THE YOUNG ORPHAN NECESSITY OF HOPE   Even if the hopes you started out with are dashed, hope has to be maintained. Seamus Heaney, Irish Playwright and Poet   ____________________ _______________________ The above image is used solely for educational purposes.

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Feb 26

Arts Everyday Living: Winter Intermezzo—New England Island, Eternal Summer

Please click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       WINTER INTERMEZZO NEW ENGLAND ISLAND, ETERNAL SUMMER   …..there shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart.* Celia Thaxter, poet   ____________________ ____________________ American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935), like his French counterparts led by Claude Monet, often recreated the luminous light and color …

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Jan 23

Arts Everyday Living: Through an Impressionist’s Eyes–the Art of the Blizzard

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           THE ART OF THE BLIZZARD! THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES   ____________________ ____________________ American impressionist John Henry Twachtman (1853-1902) may have loved to paint the snowy landscapes of his home on Round Hill Road in Greenwich, Connecticut, but I’m not so enthusiastic about the …

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Sep 19

Arts Everyday Living: Random Impressions with Cassatt—A Box at the Theater

          RANDOM IMPRESSIONS WITH CASSATT A BOX AT THE PARIS THEATER   Mary Cassatt is remembered best for her unforgettable depictions of maternal love, but she also was inspired by the audience at the Parisian theater. Here’s the concluding entry for Random Impressions.  See you Monday after my vacation. ____________________ ____________________ Cassatt …

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Sep 17

Arts Everyday Living: Random Impressions—Dreaming Among White Birch Trees

BE CERTAIN to click on the painting to ENLARGE it!       DREAMING AMONG WHITE BIRCH TREES RANDOM IMPRESSIONS   Have you heard of the American Impressionist Robert Reid and his Reverie? Click to enlarge. I’m returning soon from my trip……. ____________________ ____________________ Reflect on another work by this artist, just click: Forgotten Impressionist, Robert Reid The …

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Jul 04

Arts Everyday Living: Forgotten Impressionists–Poppies Forever, Fields of France

PLEASE be certain to click on the painting to ENLARGE it.       FORGOTTEN IMPRESSIONISTS POPPIES FOREVER!   ____________________ ____________________ …..Here is a brighter garden, Where not a frost has been; In it unfading flowers I heard the bright bee hum: Prithee, my brother, Into my garden come! Emily Dickinson, There is Another Sky American artist …

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Jul 02

Arts Everyday Living: Forgotten Impressionists—Robert Reid, In the Eye of Beauty

      FORGOTTEN IMPRESSIONISTS IN THE EYE OF BEAUTY   She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that’s best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes….. Lord Byron, She Walks in Beauty Like the Night ____________________ ____________________ Robert Reid (1862-1929) was a …

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Jun 08

Arts Everyday Living: Roses are Forever—the Diamond of Flowers

Click on the pastel to enlarge or enhance it.       ROSES ARE FOREVER: THE JEWEL OF FLOWERS   I’d rather roses on my table than diamonds on my neck. Emma Goldman (A note to readers: my blog will be continuing but I’m currently working on some new projects so the historical content will be reduced. …

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Nov 06

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Tranquility—The Impressionist Vermeer

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.      THE ART OF TRANQUILITY THROUGH AN ARTIST’S EYES   How many times has she marveled at The Blue Cup, examining with pleasure its perfect dimensions and intricate patterns. A ritual she always performs in solitude without distractions, while taking inventory of her porcelain …

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