Van Gogh and Japan: Part 3

Japan in Arles “In early 1888, Van Gogh moved to Arles in the south of France, where he hoped to establish an art colony. Believing that painting could be reinvented through the genre of portraiture, he encouraged his fellow artists to paint themselves, and then to exchange the canvases. After receiving self-portraits from Emile Bernard…

Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Cantata BWV 62

Read More Henri Le Sidaner at wikiwand See More Tag: Henri Le Sidaner At Sunnyside Henri Le Sidaner at Christie’s Henri Le Sidaner at Sotheby’s Henri Sidaner at Artnet Henri Le Sidaner at wikimedia commons Happy Sunday! 🙂 ~Sunnyside

Vincent van Gogh: L’homme est en mer (1889)

“Painted at Saint-Rémy in October 1889, Van Gogh’s haunting depiction of a young mother, pining for her husband away at sea, is a brilliant example of the artist’s transformative vision of a time-honoured subject… L’Homme est en mer is Van Gogh’s own interpretation of a work of the same title by his contemporary, the French…

Debussy’s Clair de Lune I

Read More Eugène Chigot at wikiwand See More Eugène Chigot | Artnet Thanks for Visiting 🙂 ~Sunnyside

Konstantin Gorbatov: Golden Autumn (1924)

“Painted in 1924, two years after Gorbatov emigrated, Golden autumn is an evocative depiction of rural Russia, with its overwhelming natural beauty and tranquillity. At the height of his success abroad and participating regularly in international art exhibitions, including those at the Hague in 1924 and in Pittsburgh in 1925, Gorbatov achieved both popularity and…

Konstantin Gorbatov: Autumn on the Islands (1919)

Read More Konstantin Gorbatov at wikiwand Konstantin Ivanovich Gorbatov | Artnet See More Konstantin Gorbatov at wikimedia Tag: Konstantin Gorbatov At Sunnyside Thanks for Visiting 🙂 ~Sunnyside

Pierre Bonnard: The Croquet Game (1892)

The Game of Croquet is one of the first works by Pierre Bonnard, one of the founders of the Nabi group in 1888. It was exhibited in 1892 at the Salon des Indépendants under the title Twilight. The painting shows the garden of the family home, at Le Grand-Lemps, in Isère…The subject of the painting…

Henri Lebasque: Marthe et Pierre Lebasque dans un intérieur, (1913-14)

Painter of ‘Joy and Light’ Painted in 1913-1914, Marthe et Pierre Lebasque dans un intérieur by Henri Lebasque continues his theme of painting interiors, often including his own family members. This painting depicts Lebasque’s children Marthe and Pierre. As Lisa Banner observes, ‘Intimism, a term which best describes Lebasque’s painting, refers to the close domestic subject…

Vincent van Gogh: Laboureur dans un champ, St Remy (1889)

Click For Enlarged Detail Slideshow best viewed At Sunnyside Details Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) Laboureur dans un champ oil on canvas 19 7/8 x 25 ½ in. (50.3 x 64.9 cm.) Painted in Saint Rémy, early September 1889 image source: Christies Thanks for Visiting 🙂 ~Sunnyside

Pierre Bonnard: Paysage stylisé, Le Grand-Lemps, (c.1890)

Like many of the young artists who were affiliated with the modernist avant-garde on the cusp of the 20th century, Bonnard was a quick and early starter, and he made some remarkable pictures before he was only twenty-five. Executed circa 1890, Paysage stylisé (Le Grand-Lemps) represents the cutting-edge style of a new anti-naturalist tendency in…

Leon de Smet: Maria with flowers (1915)

Click for Enlarged Details Slideshow best viewed At Sunnyside See More Leon de Smet at Christie’s Leon de Smet at Sotheby’s Leon de Smet at Tutt’Art. Thanks for visiting 🙂 ~Sunnyside

Maurice Brazil Prendergast: Snow in April (c.1907)

Click for Enlarged Details Slideshow best viewed At Sunnyside Details Title: Snow in April Creator: Maurice Prendergast Date Created: circa 1907 Physical Dimensions: w28 x h20 in Rights: Acquired 1945,  Public Domain Medium: Oil on canvas Snow in April – Maurice Prendergast – The Phillips Collection Image Source Snow in April – Maurice Prendergast –…