Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Snow Paintings - part 2

Back in 2011 at this time of year, (winter in the northern hemisphere), I posted some snow paintings that proved very popular. This short series is an expanded version, featuring paintings from the year 1412 through to 1940. It updates and replaces the earlier post.

This is part 2 of a 2-part series on snow paintings:



1894 Barges on the Seine by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 63.5 x 76.2 cm
Private Collection

1894 Snow at Mortain by Gustave Loiseau
oil on canvas 53.7 x 73 cm
Private Collection

1894c Breton Village in the Snow by Paul Gauguin
oil on canvas 62 x 87 cm
Musée d'Orsay, Paris

1895 Sandviken, Norway, Village in the Snow by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 73 x 92 cm

1897 Snow by Mikhail Marianovich Germashev
oil on canvas 91 x 127 cm
The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

1898-99c Landscape in the Snow by Gustave Loiseau
oil on canvas 38 x 46.4 cm
Private Collection

1899 After the Snow on the Field by Gustave Loiseau
oil on canvas 59.2 x 81 cm
Private Collection

1899 On a Clear Eve when the November Sky grew Red by Joseph Farquharson
oil on canvas 168 x 123 cm

1899 The Effect of Snow at Tournedos by Gustave Loiseau
61 x 81 cm Private Collection

1901 Brook and Fence by Walter Launt Palmer
oil on canvas 90.4 x 62.5 cm
Private Collection

1901 Old Holley House, Cos Cob by John Henry Twachtman
oil on canvas
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio

1901c Country House in Winter, Cos Cob by John Henry Twatchman
oil on canvas 64 x 64 cm

1902 Snow in New York by Robert Henri
oil on canvas 81 x 66 cm

1903 The Shortening Winter's Day is near a Close by Joseph Farquharson
oil on canvas
Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK

1903-05c The Flatiron Building by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas mounted on board 76.2 x 63.5 cm
Private Collection

1904 The New Moon by Walter Launt Palmer
oil on canvas 71.1 x 53.3 cm
Private Collection

n.d. ( c1904 ) Woodland Pool by Walter Launt Palmer
oil on canvas 76.8 x 63.5 cm
Private Collection

1904 Upland Stream by Walter Launt Palmer
oil on canvas 40.6 x 60.9 cm
Private Collection

1908 Ice on the Hudson by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 83.8 x 101.6 cm
Private Collection

1910 Harlem River, Winter by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 101.6 x 127 cm
Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA

1913 The Dyckman House by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 50.8 x 61.2 cm
 Private Collection

n.d. ( c1913 ) Inwood, Upper Washington Heights by Ernest Lawson 
oil on canvas 44.5 x 53.3 cm 
Private Collection

1916c The Red Mill by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 58.4 x 71.1 cm

1917 Creek in Winter by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 63.5 x 76.2 cm
Private Collection

1917c A Winter Idyll by Walter Launt Palmer
gouache and tempera on board 45.7 x 60.9 cm
Private Collection

1920 Entrance to an Estate in Winter by Sergei Arsenevich Vinogradov
oil on canvas 61 x 75 cm

1920 Whitehall in Winter by Paul Maze
oil on canvas 61 x 73.7 cm
Tate, London

1920c Winter by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 101.6 x 127.6 cm
Detroit Institute of Arts, MI

1922 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston by George Luks
oil on canvas 63.5 x 76.2 cm

before 1923 In Deep Winter by Richard Freiherr von Drasche-Wartinberg
oil on canvas 81 x 124 cm

1935 Halstead in the Snow by Eric Ravilious
pencil and watercolour

1940-41 January by Grant Wood
oil on masonite 45.7 x 60.1 cm
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

n.d. Early Snow by William Mason Brown

n.d. Early Winter by Ernest Lawson
oil on canvas 57.1 x 68.5 cm
Vero Beach Museum of Art, FL

n.d. Figure in the Snow by Alfred Swieykowski ( 1860-1953 )
oil on canvas 99.1 x 132.1 cm

n.d. Landscape Painting of Snow by Alfred Hazledine
oil on canvas 66 x 83 cm

n.d. Snowy Forest Landscape by Walter Moras
oil on canvas 80.5 x 118.5 cm

n.d. The Frozen Haystack by Ernest Lawson
oil on cradled panel 70.5 x 95.9 cm
Private Collection

n.d. Winter by John Henry Twatchman
oil on canvas 55 x 66 cm


Monday, 25 February 2019

Snow Paintings - part 1

Back in 2011 at this time of year, (winter in the northern hemisphere), I posted some snow paintings that proved very popular. This short series is an expanded version, featuring paintings from the year 1412 through to 1940. It updates and replaces the earlier post.

This is part 1 of a 2-part series on snow paintings:


1412-16 Très Riches Heures du duc de Berry by the Limbourg Brothers
22.5 x 13.6 cm
Musée Condé, Chantilly, France

1565 The Hunters in the Snow by Pieter Bruegel the Elder
oil on wood panel 117 x 162 cm
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria

1590 Winter by Jacob Grimmer
oil on panel 36.5 x 59.5 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

1807 Cairn in Snow by Caspar David Friedrich
oil on canvas 61 x 80 cm
New Masters Gallery, Dresden, Germany

1811c Winter Landscape by Caspar David Friedrich
oil on canvas 32.5 x 45 cm
The National Gallery, London

1828 Winter Landscape near Taiping by Johan Christian Dahl
oil on canvas 173 x 205.5 cm
Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

1833-34c Evening Snow at Kanbara, from the series "Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido" by Utagawa Hiorshige
colour woodblock print 22.5 x 34.9 cm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

1856 Snow Scene by Louis Rémy Mignot
oil on canvas 45.1 x 61 cm

1856-86 At Dusk ( Boston Common at Twilight ) by Childe Hassam
oil on canvas  106.6 x 152.4 cm
Museum of FIne Arts, Boston, MA

1867 Deer in a Snowy Landscape by Gustave Courbet
oil on canvas 60.5 x 73.5 cm 60.5 x 73.5 cm
Daniel Malingue Gallery, Paris

1867 The Cart. Snow-covered road at Honfleur by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 65 x 92.5 cm
© RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d'Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski

1868 Skaters in the Bois de Boulogne by Pierre-Auguste Renoir
oil on canvas 72.1 x 89.9 cm
Private Collection

1869 Road to Versailles at Louveciennes ( Snow Effect ) by Camille Pissarro
oil on canvas 38.4 x 46.3 cm
Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD

1872 Louveciennes Road - Snow Effect by Camille Pissarro
oil on canvas
Private Collection

1872 The Road to Versailles at Saint-Germain, Louveciennes by Camille Pissarro
oil on canvas 55 x 91 cm

1873 Snow at Louveciennes by Alfred Sisiley
oil on canvas 50 x 65 cm
Private Collection

1874 Snow at Louveciennes by Alfred Sisley
oil on canvas 55 x 46 cm
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

1874 Snow at Louveciennes by Alfred Sisley
oil on canvas 65 x 92 cm

1874 Snow effect at Argenteuil by Alfred Sisley
oil on canvas 54 x 65 cm
Private Collection

1874 The Street at Argenteuil by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 54.6 x 73.7 cm
Museum of FIne Arts, Boston, MA

1875 Boulevard Saint-Denis, Argenteuil, in Winter by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 81.6 x 60.9 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1875 Effect of Snow, Marly by Alfred Sisley
oil on canvas 50 x 61 cm

1875 Snow Scene at Argenteuil by Claude Monet
 oil on canvas 71.1 x 91.4 cm
The National Gallery, London

1875 Train in the Snow by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 59 x 78 cm
Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris

1876 Thaw on the Way by Julius von Klever
oil on canvas 45 x 54 cm

1878 Rooftops in the Snow by Gustave Caillebot
oil on canvas 64 x 82 cm
Musée d'Orsay, Paris

1878 Snow at Louveciennes by Afred Sisley
oil on canvas 61 x 50 cm
Musée d'Orsay, Paris

1879 Garden Under Snow by Paul Gauguin
oil on canvas 80.5 x 60.5 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary

1880-85 Snow Effect by Alfred Sisiley
pastel on paper 45.7 x 54.6 cm
National Galleries of Scotland, UK

1884 Fir Forest in Winter by Ivan Shishkin
oil on canvas 140 x 95 cm

1885 Le Givre à Giverny by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 54 x 71 cm

1885 Route de Giverny en Hiver by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 65.5 x 81 cm

1888 Landscape with Snow by Vincent van Gogh
oil on canvas 38.2 x 46.2 cm
Guggenheim Collection

1890 Snow covered Landscape by Walter Launt Palmer
gouache

1890-1900 Winter Harmony by John Henry Twachtman
oil on canvas 65.4 x 81.1 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1890-1900 Winter Silence by John Henry Twachtman
oil on canvas 58.1 x 31.5 cm
Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, MA 

1890-1900c Lingering Leaves by Walter Launt Palmer
mixed media on board 45.7 x 60.9 cm
Private Collection

1890-1900c Round Hill Road by John Henry Twatchman
oil on canvas 77 x 76 cm

1890-1910c Place de la Republique in Winter by Eugène Galien-Laloue
gouache on paper 19 x 31.7 cm

1890c A New York Blizzard
pastel on wood pulp cardboard 35 x 24 cm
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

1890c Snow at Vaudreuil by Gustave Loiseau
oil on canvas 53 x 64 cm
Private Collection

1890c Street in Paris in the Snow by Louis Valtatoil
on paper on cradled panel 28.5 x 45.5 cm
Private Collection

1891 Haystacks, Snow Effect by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 60 x 100 cm
Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington, CT

1891 Haystacks, Snow Effect, Morning by Claude Monet
oil on canvas 64.8 x 99.7 cm
The Getty Centre, Los Angeles


1891 In the Wild North by Ivan Shiskin
oil on canvas 161 x 118 cm
Museum of Russian Art, Kiev, Ukraine

1891 Partridges in the Snow by Józef Marian Chełmoński
oil on canvas 123 x 199 cm
National Museum in Warsaw, Poland