American master Robert Henri (1865-1929) was not only a popular figure in the New York artistic world, but also considered a major art teacher of his times.
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Austrian master Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) is usually identified with exotic works like THE KISS and PORTRAIT OF ADELE BLOCH-BAUER. However, Annerl above is a personal and intimate portrait, probably of Klimt’s sister Anna.
American artist John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) is remembered as one of the late 19th century’s most accomplished portraitists. However, Sargent, like his French Impressionist friend Claude Monet (1840-1926) was also fascinated by the changing effects of color and light in natural surroundings, including the evening setting of Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose above.
American master Winslow Homer (1836-1910) is famed for his dramatic seascapes. However he also captured the rural landscape of states ranging from New York to Virginia.
French artist Camille Corot (1796-1875) was a master painter, equally accomplished in both landscape and portraiture. He also influenced the younger generation of Impressionists who succeeded him.
Born in France, Sophie Gengembre Anderson (1823-1903) lived mainly in other countries, including the United States and England. She was admired particularly for her memorable interpretations of children.
French painter Jean-Jacques Henner (1829-1905) was a contemporary of the French Impressionists but his style and subjects generally differed. However, his portraits of girls and women can rival the artistry of a Renoir or a Cassatt.
A Renoir (1841-1919) Impressionist portrait is a perfect way to start 2019!
Esbjorn by Carl Larsson (1853-1919) is an endearing image of the artist’s youngest son.
I’m reviving a blog I featured in March 2014 on Swedish artist Carl Larsson (1853-1919)—an artist-illustrator whose popularity among his own countrymen is comparable to Americans’ love for Norman Rockwell today. He is included in a presentation I’m giving to my classes called Nordic Impressions. Larsson and his wife Karin, near the end of the […]