****"The Artist in His Studio (aka Allegory of the Art of Painting)," c. 1670-74 vermeer
-most complex and personal estate we have of vermeers. -largest of his interior scenes -feeling of 3rd dimension -costume is in 15th cent style to illustrate homage to renissance art (jan van dyke- flemish)
***"Girl With Turban," 1660-65 Or Girl with Pearl Earing vermeer
-neither signed or dated
****Jacob Van Ruisdael 1660 "The Jewish Cemetery"
-allegorical overtones -pictorial allegory on death -the decaying of human; endeavor what does survive at the end is nature.
***Willem Kalf 1653 " Still Life with Drinking Horn of S. Sebastian's Archer's Guild"
-renders light masterfully -precise relationship in arrangment -scientific and poetic at the same time -ornamental elements of light
****Jan de Heem 1640 " Still Life with Parrots"
-this abundance comes from god's goodness and man's work
-winter scenes, not sunny scenes dominate the north -developed an atmospheric style* -becomes an important influence - winter scenes his specialty*
George de la Tour 1640 "Mary Magdalenh"
-with skull. skull=symbol of mortality
Geroge del la Tour 1648 " S. Sebastian attended by S. Irene"
-classicism, but with a restraint -considered his best work -extreme simplification of form, glossiness, and almost stamped woodcut effect.
Simon Vouet 1640 " The Toilet of Venus"
-bolonese, classical style, vernici influence, carravagio, and cerachi. -
***Louis le Nain 1640 " The Peasant Family"
-genre painters in france really show their restraint in genre paintings ( would have been very different if done by the Dutch ) -middle class interested in genre v.s classical/ myth scenes. - sensitive painter
George de le Tour "St Joseph the Carpenter" 1648
George de le Tour " Cheat with ace of diamonds"
George de la Tour "Sebastian St. Irene" 1648
Johann Liss " Judith and Holoferenes"
The Little Mysteries of War and the Big Mysteries of War " The Hanging Tree" by Jacques Callot 1620's
"Rape of the Sabines" Nicoloas Poussin 1636
Nicolas Poussin "Sea Port" 1639
Claude Lorrain " embarkation of s. ursula"
Nicolas Poussin "arcadia"
"landscape with st.john" Nicolas Poussin
***The progress of Love by Frogonard
The Bather's fragonard
The Queen of Sheba embarkation Claude Lorraine
Clodion's "nymph and satyr"
Venus of the gods ( madame head) Falconet
Falconet seated cupid
***madonna with gold finch Tiepolo
***Lord Heathfell Reynolds
Blue Boy blue boy gainsborough
mrs. richard sheridan gainsborough
***Mr. and Mr.s Andrews Marraige Portrait Gainsborough.