Friday, May 31, 2013

Herbert Gustave Schmalz

Herbert Gustave Schmalz (1856-1935) was an English painter born of a German father. He renamed himself "John Carmichael" in 1918. He is considered a Pre-Raphaelite.

 A message of love (1900)

 Blind Girl of Pompeii (1908)
[about the Blind Girl of Pompeii]

 Faithful Unto Death – Christianes ad leones! (1888)

 Flowers of the Levant (1900)

 Girl with a Red Umbrella (1885)

 Home of Bethany (1909)

 Queen Zenobia's Last Look upon Palmyra

 Queen of May

 Rabboni (1896)

 Resurrection Morn (1895)

 Sir Galahad (1881)

Too Late (1884)

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Helen Allingham, ctd

Four previous sets by her: here, here, here and here.

 A Herbaceous Border


 Harvest Moon (1879)

 Morning at the Quay, Venice

 Over the Garden Wall

 The Children's Maypole (1903)

 The Last House in Lynmouth (1874)

 The Saucer of Milk

 The Staircase, Whittington Court, Gloucestershire

 Woodland Path

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Henry Herbert La Thangue

Henry Herbert La Thangue (1859-1929) was an English painter of rural scenes. He was associated with the Newlyn School.

 A Ligurian Flower Girl
[Liguria is a coastal region in the northwest of Italy]
 A Provençal Forge

 A Provençal Stream (1903)

 A Sussex Orchard

 An Autumn Morning (1897)

 Gathering Plums (1901)

 Gathering Wool

 Goats at a Fountain

 In the Orchard

 In the Orchards, Haylands, Graffham

 Moonrise In Spain (1920)

 Off to Work (1902)

 Resting after the Game (1889)

Selling Chickens in Liguria

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Francis Sydney Muschamp

Francis Sydney Muschamp (1851-1929) was a genre painter.

A Pensive Moment

 Tennis Players (1882)

 The Letter

 The Music Lesson (1896)

 The New Buttonhole (ca. 1890)

 The Piano Lesson

 The Recital

 Threading Beads

Title Unknown (1888)

Friday, May 24, 2013


Another posting of works by previously featured artists.

 Edwin Longsden Long: Jephthah’s Vow (The Martyr) (1885)

 George Elgar Hicks: The Goldfinch (1875)

 George Vicat Cole: A River in Wales

 John Callcott Horsley: Showing a Preference (1860)

 John Callcott Horsley: The Waiting Maid (1875)

 Maria Spartali Stillman: Blossom

 Robert Alexander Hillingford: Gifts for the War Chest

 Sir Joseph Noel Paton: Dionysus and Sea Nymphs (1853)

 William Powell Frith: Charles Dickens (1859)

 William Powell Frith: The Fair Toxophilites (1872)

William Powell Frith: The Rejected Poet: Alexander Pope and Lady Mary Wortley (1863)