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

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