Back in May, the Art Circle group explored their thoughts and feelings about the works of art of iconic Vincent van Gogh. How about French Impressionist master Claude Monet? Of our mini-gallery below, are you drawn to a specific painting? Or perhaps more than one? How about type of location? Particular season? Or period of […]
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American artist Eastman Johnson (1824-1906) was a prolific genre painter, depicting scenes of everyday activities and events in 19th century United States.
Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. MONET’S WATER LILIES FLOWERING ISLANDS OF SUMMER I have painted these water lilies many times, modifying my viewpoint each time….since the water flowers are far from being the whole scene; really they are just the accompaniment…The essence of every motif is the […]
Click on the photographs to enlarge them. I’m still on vacation but I would like to share a recent visit to the Pool House, part of the Vanderbilt National Historic Site at Hyde Park In New York state. The extremely wealthy Vanderbilts are long gone though “Barefoot Kate” continues to welcome visitors to the […]