Tag Archive: Dogs in art

Apr 11

Arts Everyday Living: Who Painted This Canine Companion?–The Mysterious Artist

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       WHO PAINTED THIS CANINE COMPANION? THE MYSTERIOUS ARTIST     ____________________ ____________________ Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors?* Saint Basil Was art collector Josephine Bowes (1825-1874), who founded, along with her …

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Oct 19

Arts Everyday Living: Another Side of Edvard Munch–His Dog’s Best Friend

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         EDVARD MUNCH HIS DOG’S BEST FRIEND     ____________________ ____________________ Munch bought a pretty house, Nedre Ramme, on its own cup-shaped cove……It had a perfect view of the sunset.  He had a horse called Rousseau who was meant to plough the land but spent …

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Aug 18

Arts Everyday Living: For the Love of a Dog–A Special Place in Our Hearts

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       FOR THE LOVE OF A DOG A SPECIAL PLACE IN OUR HEARTS My little dog, a heartbeat at my feet. Edith Wharton* ____________________ ____________________ Richard Mauch (1874-1921) was an Austrian painter who worked mainly in Vienna; American Edith Wharton (1862-1937) wrote numerous novels …

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Feb 28

Arts Everyday Living: Through an Artist’s Eyes—Man’s Best Friend and Two Guinea Pigs

Please click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         ALL CREATURES MAINLY SMALL MAN’S BEST FRIEND AND TWO GUINEA PIGS     If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off then a lot of humans. James Herriot, All Creatures …

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Jan 10

Arts Everyday Living: This Week at the Museum—The Dog Aristocracy, Greyhound & Borzoi

Please click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them.       THIS WEEK AT THE ART MUSEUM THE DOG ARISTOCRATS     The fleet and powerful Borzoi originated in Russia and was used by the Russian aristocracy to pursue and catch wolf, fox, and hare….The Borzoi is one of the largest sighthounds averaging …

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Nov 03

Arts Everyday Living: Animals in Art This Week–the Dynamic Dachshund

PLEASE click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.     ANIMALS IN ART THE DYNAMIC DACHSHUND   In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag. W.H. Auden   ____________________ ____________________ When Giacomo Balla (1871-1958) created Dynamism of a Dog on its Leash in 1912, he was a …

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Jun 16

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of the Dog—The Curious Pug, A Clown at Heart

BE SURE to click on the painting to enlarge or enhance it.     THE CURIOUS PUG, A CLOWN AT HEART THE ART OF THE DOG   Pugs are eager to please you, but you must be warned they are clowns at heart. American Kennel Club ____________________ ____________________ British artist Briton Riviere (1840-1920) was a successful …

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Jul 07

Arts Everyday Living: Monday at the Museum—Dogs in Art, An Artist’s Tail

Click on the paintings to ENLARGE them.      ANMALS IN ART: EXHIBITION OF THE WEEK, PART I DOGS IN ART: AN ARTIST’S TAIL  Even if you’re not a dog lover, I hope you’ll still enjoy this virtual exhibition of our canine friends (cat fans unfortunately will have to wait until Wednesday).  I’ve found that only …

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Jul 06

Arts Everyday Living: Dogs in Art, Best Friends and Companions Tomorrow

Click on the painting to enlarge or enhance it.       DOGS IN ART: BEST FRIENDS & COMPANIONS TOMORROW!   The above image is used solely for educational purposes.   Take a journey with Monet in Through an Artist’s Eyes: Learning to Live Creatively!  

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Apr 30

Arts Everyday Living: Animals in Art This Week—Sir Edwin Landseer, The Bloodhound & the Terrier

Click on the work of art to enhance it.         Sir Edwin Landseer (1802-1873), the painter of Dignity and Impudence, was once a household name in England. His vivid portraits of animals were popular with the British, from middle class commoners to the members of the aristocracy. Queen Victoria was a particularly …

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