Tag Archives | American Impressionists

Arts Everyday Living: Dream River--Monet's Giverny Through an Impressionist's Eyes

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 to Giverny, […]

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

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 of summer. Except his inspiration was mainly within the heart of New England, from […]

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John Henry Twachtman

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 blizzard arriving […]

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Robert Reid

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 above image […]

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Robert William Vonnoh, Poppies, 1888, oil on canvas, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana

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

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 Robert William Vonnoh (1858-1933) created mainly in the Impressionist style that quickly became an […]

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