Theodore Robinson (1852-1896) was a leading American Impressionist, painting both in the United States and France, where he studied with his friend Claude Monet (1840-1926) at the latter’s home in Giverny.
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Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) spent some 2 years living in Paris with his brother Theo, where he often was drawn to the strollers walking along its streets and boulevards.
During the summer and autumn of 1891, French Impressionist Claude Monet (1840-1926) created some 23 paintings of the tall and elegant poplars along the Epte River near the artist’s home in Giverny.
As long as autumn lasts, I won’t have enough hands, canvas or colors to paint the beautiful things I see. Vincent van Gogh to Theo van Gogh, letter dated September 25, 1888 About a month later, Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) along with his friend and colleague Paul Gauguin (1848-1903), immortalized an area known as Les Alyscamps (Elysian […]
I love the autumn—that melancholy season that suits memories so well. Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880) Norwegian artist Harald Sohlberg (1869-1935) was known for his landscapes.
I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. L.M. Montgomery (1874-1942), Anne of Green Gables
And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves. Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), To the Lighthouse
Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky. Kahlil Gilbran (1883-1931) Both John Fabian Carlson and L. Clarence Bell are considered Impressionists.
Robert Vonnoh’s Late Autumn is a mystery painting; I was unable to find its date and it seems to be privately owned. The location is also unknown. Did Vonnoh (1858-1933) paint it either in his native New England or France which he often frequented.
American Theodore Clement Steele (1847-1926) was an Indiana Impressionist, belonging to the Hoosier Group. When the Oaks are Red represents the height of autumn, illuminating the atmosphere in almost fiery colors.