J. Carlos: Jazz Age Brazilian Illustrator

J. CARLOS: JAZZ AGE BRAZILIAN ILLUSTRATOR

Brazilian illustrator José Carlos de Brito e Cunha (1884-1950) shortened his name to J. Carlos for cartooning and other professional...

Wilhelm Kotarbiński: The Good and Not-So-Good Paintings

WILHELM KOTARBIŃSKI: THE GOOD AND NOT-SO-GOOD PAINTINGS

Wilhelm Aleksandrovich Kotarbiński (1848-1921), a Pole who spent many years in Italy as well as in his native Russian Empire, is best...

 
 
 
Armand Schönberger: Derivative Modernist, But Nice

ARMAND SCHÖNBERGER: DERIVATIVE MODERNIST, BUT NICE

Armand Schönberger (1885-1974) was an Hungarian Modernist who studied in Munich and Paris as well as in Budapest. Internet biographical...

More Painting by Herbert La Thangue

MORE PAINTING BY HERBERT LA THANGUE

Henry Herbert La Thangue (1859 - 1929) was a Newlyn School painter who mostly dealt with rural subjects. I previously posted about...

 
 
 
Frederick Goodall, British Orientalist

FREDERICK GOODALL, BRITISH ORIENTALIST

Frederick Goodall (1822-1904) was a Royal Academician whose career was successful until near the end of his long life when he became...

Molti Ritratti: Eleonora Duse

MOLTI RITRATTI: ELEONORA DUSE

Eleonora Duse (1858-1924) was a famous Italian actress active during the four decades centered on 1900. Her esteem was on the order...

 
 
 
Jacques de Lalaing: Sculptor Who Painted

JACQUES DE LALAING: SCULPTOR WHO PAINTED

Jacques de Lalaing (1858-1917), son of Belgian diplomat Count Maximilien de Lalaing and Bengal-born aristocrat Julie Ann Vibert, was...

Dudie Baird, Model

DUDIE BAIRD, MODEL

Julia "Dudie" Baird (1872-1932) was a leading artists' model in the 1890s and probably for a while longer. This according to several...

 
 
 
Jules Adolphe Goupil, Painter of Fabrics

JULES ADOLPHE GOUPIL, PAINTER OF FABRICS

Jules Adolphe Goupil (1839-1883) has little in the way of biographical information on the internet, if my casual Google search was...

More Richard E. Miller Paintings

MORE RICHARD E. MILLER PAINTINGS

Richard Edward Miller (1875-1943) painted many pictures of pretty young women in casual settings, often in the American Impressionist...

 
 
 
André Edouard Marty, Pochoir Illustrator and More

ANDRÉ EDOUARD MARTY, POCHOIR ILLUSTRATOR AND MORE

André Edouard Marty (1882-1974) was an École des Beaux-Arts graduate best known for fashion illustration. Two brief biographies are...

Frédéric Bazille's Snuffed-Out Career

FRÉDÉRIC BAZILLE'S SNUFFED-OUT CAREER

Frédéric Bazille (1841-1870) was associated with the French Impressionists during the early stages of the movement. He did not participate...

 
 
 

ABOUT BLOGGING

I wrote this for a Facebook posting, and thought I might as well post it here and on my Car Style Crtic blog. It was almost exactly...

Léon Benigni: 'Tween-Wars Fashion Illustrator

LÉON BENIGNI: 'TWEEN-WARS FASHION ILLUSTRATOR

Léon Benigni (1892-1948) was one of several fashion-related illustrators whose similar styles helped to visually define the years between...

 
 
 
Stanley Cursiter Portrays Poppy Low

STANLEY CURSITER PORTRAYS POPPY LOW

The image above is of the painting "A Summer Night" (1923) by Stanley Cursiter (1887-1976) featuring Poppy Low. Cursiter was from the...

Ernst Deutsch-Dryden: Elegant Illustrator

ERNST DEUTSCH-DRYDEN: ELEGANT ILLUSTRATOR

Ernst Deutsch-Dryden (1887-1938), born in Vienna, died in Los Angeles, changed his last name from Deutsch to Dryden following some...

 
 
 
More Edgar Maxence

MORE EDGAR MAXENCE

Edgar Maxence (also Edgard Maxence - né Edgar Henri Marie Aristide Maxence - 1871-1954) was a French painter with a Symbolist bent....

Howard Somerville, Who Cut Them Off at the Knees

HOWARD SOMERVILLE, WHO CUT THEM OFF AT THE KNEES

Howard Somerville Adamson (1873-1952) who painted using the name Howard Somerville is one of those obscure British artists who made...

 
 
 
Towards the End: Brangwyn at Radio City

TOWARDS THE END: BRANGWYN AT RADIO CITY

Frank Brangwyn (1867-1956) was in his mid-60s when he painted murals for the lobby floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza , the tallest building...

Federico Beltrán Masses, Painter of Lips

FEDERICO BELTRÁN MASSES, PAINTER OF LIPS

Federico Armando Beltran Masses (1885-1949) was born in Cuba, but left for Barcelona when young. A controversial painting's reception...

 
 
 



Unicity / D-Werker Architects

© Inwoo Yeo Architects: D-Werker Architects Location: Seoul, South Korea Architect In Charge: Jieun Lee, Hwon Yoon Area: 0.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Inwoo Yeo D... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Abstraction 4 - Abstract Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Abstraction 4 - Abstract Oil Painting. 12x12" Oil on Canvas. Check Availability. MarkWebster.net Read more ...

Fall Millpond..Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

This was completed just now in my studio. I started it yesterday in a great mini workshop with Linda Dellandre. She kindly gave our group some wonderful tips on her techniques... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Mixed Media, Art “BLACK CANYON” by...

8"x8"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas Black painted sides, ready to hang or display on table easel. $200.00 Read more ...

Vase with tangerine and strawberries 9x12 still life painting

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Residence MG2 / Alain Carle Architecte

© James Brittain Architects: Alain Carle Architecte Location: 1666 Chemin de la Héronnière O, Wentworth-Nord, QC J0T 1Y0, Canada Architect In Charge: Alain Carle Area: 830.0... Read more ...

Today's Birthday: De Kooning

April 24, 1904. Willem de Kooning was a Dutch American abstract expressionist artist who was born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In the post-World War II era, de Kooning... Read more ...

Playing World War II: Photographing an Ultra-Realistic Reenactment

Have you ever wondered what World War II was like? Last month I got a little closer. I was one of three photographers invited to cover a semi-live fire reenactment. There were... Read more ...

Colorado Winter Snow Landscape Oil Painting "Canyon Road Wintery Day" by...

Colorado Mountain Landscape Painting/Framed 9"x12" Oil on Panel/Available Read more ...

MANCHU Monday

New spaceship painting by our super good friend MANCHU. Tons more art by MANCHU. Keywords: illustration cover art for the book novel by Al Robertson crashing heaven by philippe... Read more ...