AWAKENINGS IN ART, A YEAR OF SUNRISES Happy New Year! Art Circle continues with the theme of the sunrise to begin 2021! Among the artists featured are: German Romantic painters Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840) and Carl Gustav Carus (1789-1869); another German Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781-1841); American Hudson River School painter Frederic Church (1826-1900); and […]
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Carl Ludwig Jessen (1833-1917) is considered a North Frisian artist from the northern part of Germany. Although he depicted a variety of subjects, I was drawn to these highly detailed and almost photographic interiors done in the last years of his career. I’ve also included a self-portrait of Jessen.
German artist Hans Thoma (1839-1924) was known for his often detailed and realistic works of art.
German artist Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751-1829) was a skilled portraitist of famous figures in 18th century, including his fellow country man literary master Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832).
As many of us are changing our everyday lives, spending most of our time at home, we might want to view its spaces in a new way. For instance, how about a favorite window? THE MAGICAL WINDOW PAINTING WITH YOUR EYES AND MIND So think beyond your windowsill and its artificial barriers……the prospect […]
German artist Lovis Corinth (1858-1925) created his works of art at a time when various art movements such as Impressionism and Expressionism were influencing painters like himself.
Moravian-German artist Hugo Baar (1873-1912) often traveled, recreating the landscapes around him, including rural environments.
I wish I knew more about this moving portrait and its artist German Wilhelm Amberg (1822-1899).
German Expressionist August Macke (1887-1914) belonged to the early twentieth century group, Der Blaue Reiter (the Blue Rider), which included Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc.
Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. ASCENDING INTO THE SWISS MOUNTAINS THE FOREST KINGDOM i am very happy and thankful to be here in Switzerland and to remain. Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Letter, July, 1919 German master Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938) was one of the founders of […]