Tag Archive: Winter in art

Feb 06

Arts Everyday Living: Snowfall in Japan—Walking Toward the Temple Sanctuary

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         SNOWFALL IN JAPAN WALKING TOWARD THE TEMPLE SANCTUARY     ____________________ ____________________ ____________________ You can’t get too much winter in the winter. Robert Frost, Snow   Both the works of Japanese artist Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) and American poet Robert Frost (1874-1963) have been …

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Jan 29

Arts Everyday Living: Through an Impressionist’s Eyes—Day After the Winter Storm

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES DAY AFTER THE WINTER STORM   ____________________ ____________________ When it snows, shovel or make snow angels. Author Unknown When Hans Olde (1855-1917) was studying painting in Paris in the late nineteenth century, he soon became an enthusiastic …

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Jan 09

Arts Everyday Living: Travels with Monet—A Winter Train Ride in the Snow

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       TRAVELS WITH MONET A TRAIN RIDE IN THE SNOW     ____________________ ____________________ My heart is warm with the friends I make, And better friends I’ll not be knowing; Yet there isn’t a train I wouldn’t take, No matter where it’s going. Edna …

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Dec 28

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Skating & Canals of Long Ago Holland during the Dutch Golden Age

PLEASE BE SURE to click on the painting to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.             THE ART OF SKATING ON THE CANALS OF LONG AGO HOLLAND       You can’t get too much winter in the winter… Robert Frost, Snow ____________________ ____________________   ____________________   ____________________ Hendrick Avercamp (1585-1634) who worked …

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Dec 26

Arts Everyday Living: Happy Holidays—the Art of Skiing with the Nordic Norman Rockwell

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.             THE ART Of SKIING WITH THE NORDIC NORMAN ROCKWELL   ____________________ ____________________ Skiing is a dance and the mountain always leads. Anonymous To celebrate the spirit of the holidays, enjoy the  works of Swedish artist Carl Larsson (1853-1919)  as shown above and …

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Dec 20

Arts Everyday Living: Holiday Spirit in Art–A Walk by a Buddhist Temple in the Snow

PLEASE CLICK on the work of art to ENLARGE and ENHANCE it.   HOLIDAY SPIRIT IN ART A WALK IN THE SNOW   One kind word can warm 3 winter months. Japanese Proverb ____________________ ____________________ Japanese artist Hasui Kawase (1883-1957) combined the traditional genre scenes of ukiyo-e masters Hiroshige and Hokusai with Western realism as, in …

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Sep 09

Arts Everyday Living: Winter is Coming Early—Through the Eyes of Hiroshige

        WINTER IS COMING EARLY THROUGH THE EYES OF HIROSHIGE   Winter Solitude— in a world of one color the sound of wind.* Matsuo Basho ____________________ ____________________   Two of Japan’s most famous creative spirits, artist Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) and poet Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), often expressed the unique atmosphere of a snowy …

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Feb 21

Arts Everyday Living: Summer Interlude in Winter—-An Impressionist Escape

Click on the works of art to enlarge and enhance them.       What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley     Here’s a needed preview of summer, Poppy Garden, by American Impressionist Willard Metcalf (1858-1925), especially for art lovers besieged by snow and …

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Dec 16

Arts Everyday Living: Christmas at the Art Museum–Monet, A Walk in the Snow

Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them.      CHRISTMAS AT THE ART MUSEUM, PART III  MONET: A WALK IN THE SNOW  Finally the snow is here, real snow, that we haven’t seen for many years. French newspaper, December 19, 1874 Claude Monet (1840-1926)  was the champion of snowscapes among his fellow Impressionists, outperforming …

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Dec 19

Arts Everyday Living: Impressionists This Winter—Sisley’s Enchanted Path

Click on the painting to enlarge it.   Would you like to follow the figure down the path into an enchanted realm?  Entering another dimension where time has stopped, indefinitely suspended.  And silence reigns except when the snow drifts down from the branches, gently disappearing as it touches the white covered ground. French Impressionist Alfred …

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