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.
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Dutch icon Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) began his artistic career in his native Netherlands. One of Vincent’s most creative periods was spent in Nuenen (1883-1885), where he lived with his family in the vicarage above, the residence of his minister father.
Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them. DECIPHERING VERMEER: HIS ELUSIVE WOMEN, PART I MONDAY AT THE ART MUSEUM Imagine a woman with the mystery of a Da Vinci and the grace of a Botticelli? Or the flirtatiousness of a Fragonard as well as the charm? Could you be dreaming of a […]