18th Century

Tea Time – Horemans II

Jan Jozef II  HOREMANS   ( 1714 – 1790 )

Detail: dog, brazier, box, kettle, child, tea cup, chair, table, bottle, gown, screen, window, hanging bird, bowls, fireplace, brass mortar and pestle, reflector oven, couronne d’office, game rack, cabinet

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London Cries: A Man with a Basket Man Selling Pots and Pans – Paul Sandby

Paul Sandby, 1731-1809  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail:  Shoes,  jacket, basket, street seller

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Study of a Boy – Jean-Étienne Liotard 1738

Jean-Étienne Liotard ( 1702 – 1789 )

Detail: coat, cloth buttons, shirt,  beads, hair, boy

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Distress: A shipwrecked crew – Rowlandson about 1795

Thomas Rowlandson, 1756-1827

Detail: boat, officers, sailors,  oars, anchor, hats, striped trousers, short jacket, compass

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The Ale House Door – Singleton about 1790

Henry Singleton   1766 –  1839

Check out those coat buttons.

Detail:  Striped fichu, shoes, buckles, gaiters, pitcher, gather cap, hat, coat, waistcoat, bodice, apron strings, pipe, spotted handkerchief,  door, window, sign board, stick and bundle, dog.

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Knitter Asleep – Greuze

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (1724–1805)

Detail: knitting, knitting needles, girl, basket, chair, cloth cap, fischu

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Night – Wheatley 1799

Francis Wheatley, 1747-1801   from:Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail:  Children, cat, hat, stool, baby basket, dog, table, food, pitcher, knife, striped blanket, fireplace, hearth, bedwarmer, bellows, window, basket, candles sticks, bread, door

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Benjamin Read – Hogarth 1757

William Hogarth, 1697-1764   from: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail:  Shoes, breeches, chair, glass, bottle, chamber pot, pipe, jacket, waistcoat

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The Water Cooler by Jean Baptiste Siméon Chardin 1734

18th century still life with water cooler and dipper - Chardin 1734

Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin ( 1699 – 1779 )

Detail:  Copper water cooler, metal spigot, brass dipper, jug, stool, water, bucket

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Country Scene: Figures by a Cottage Door and Cattle in a Stream – Wheatley 1795

Francis Wheatley, 1747-1801   from Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: farm, cows, bridge, farm house, bundle of sticks, dog, maid, bucket, pot, stool , broom, hay fork, barrel, canteen, smock, spatter-dashes, thatch roof

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