Author: John Girtin
Kneller received very liberal prices for these pictures , from the members , who
gratuitously presented them to the society , and from these the appellation . of Kit
Cat size , is still used among painters and connoisseurs . Sir Godfrey Kneller ...
This artist had a genius for portrait and for landscape , but he did not practise
these branches to any great extent . ... TAN VAN HUYSUM , a celebrated painter
of flowers and fruits , was born at Amsterdam in 1682 , and died there in 1749 .
Author: J. A. SMEDO
A study of the works of Paul Veronese gives us a complete insight into that art of
conducting the background of a portrait , whereby the celebrated painters of this
department have acquired their celebrity . But what I wish to impress upon the ...
Author: John Burnet
Works on the Connection of Ana Characters of the most Celebrated Painters of
Italy by Sir tomy with the Arts of Drawing , Painting , Statuary , & c . , Joshua
Reynolds , crown 8vo . 38 6d 1816 translated by Cogan , portrait and 17 fine
plates , 6s ...
Category: English literature
Masterpieces of the great artists , A.D. 1400-1700 ; a seStops of various quills ,
poems , by W. D. Howells , il . by lection of the most celebrated pictures of the old
Howard Pyle ( limited ed . of 50 copies on hand - made pap . , illustrations printed
Category: American literature
This is a very beautiful copy of one of the most celebrated paintings of the great
Dutch painter in the National Museum ... The picture contains no less than twenty
- one portraits , mostly full lengtlı , of citizens , who , with their captain , the ...
Hence it is important both to examine the painting and read the description of it .
Ku Kai - chi , of the Tsin Dynasty ; Luh Tan - wei , of the Liu Sung Dynasty ; and
Chang Sung - yao , of the Sui Dynasty , were all celebrated painters , and during
Author: Van Ching Lee
Category: Painting, Chinese
With Brief Memoirs of the Most Celebrated Men, of Every Age and Country :
Embellished by Engravings in Outline, of the Finest Specimens of the Arts,
Ancient and Modern. Nelson to whom combat was pleasure for its own sake .
Other Troys ...
Engraved by By Rubens , Palazzo Pitti , Florence ; wood , Uncle Toby , said to be
a portrait of BannisH . ... Vatican , and beMAN , Charles Robert Leslie , National
Gal - came one of the most celebrated artists in lery , London ; canvas , H . 2 ft .
Author: John Denison Champlin
From this time on , the influence of the photograph on painting becomes a factor ,
particularly in some portraiture . W . A . Walker , the celebrated painter of cotton
field labor , uses the camera to capture poses quickly . Toward the end of the ...
Author: Martin Wiesendanger
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company Incorporated
He saw pictures by Smibert , which he considered superior to anything he had
seen . He seized the opportunity to visit the celebrated painter , Copley , in
search of advice toward his improvement . He reported that Copley ' s picture
room was ...
Author: Cuthbert Lee
Category: Portrait painters
In his bedroom hung a painting of game by Frans Snyders and nine family
portraits ; his Carriera pastels were placed ... moralising or decorative themes ,
for example , famous men and women , beautiful women and celebrated artists .
Author: Thea Burns
Publisher: Archetype Publications
All manner of portraits , busts , paintings , drawings , engravings , manuscripts ,
autographs , books and jewellery ( a ... felt obliged to introduce into the exhibition
a few portraits of renowned ladies who at least patronized the Academy .