browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

Tagged With: boy

Maid at the Window – Gerard Dou ~1660

Gerrit Dou  (1613–1675) Detail: cloth, flower pot, brass jug, maid, bird cage, pottery, jugs, dishes, knife, window, boy, curtain,  fireplace, box with shoulder strap  

Categories: 17th Century, Dutch, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boy with Sausages and Dog by Pieter Snyers

Pieter Snyers (1681‑1752) When I did the google translate on the title of this painting it came up with “Boy with dogs and dog”. Detail: dog, food, sausage, plate, boy, hat, jacket, sleeved waistcoat

Categories: 18th Century, Dutch, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Swaine Family – Arthur Devis 1749

Arthur Devis (1712-1787)  Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection What do you think that is open right by the boys foot?   And Kevin thinks he is reading Izaak Walton’s “The Compleat Angler”. Detail: children , boy , girl , men , women , water , reading , fishing , fence , fichu , … Continue reading »

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

British Gentlemen at Sir Horace Mann’s Home in Florence – Thomas Patch ~ 1765

Thomas Patch (1725-1782)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: boy , men , interior , food , tile , servant , fireplace , relief , dining room , dining table , chandeliers , candles , curtain , plates, dining chairs , fireworks , urn , wine coolers , bust , … Continue reading »

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lord Portmore Watching Racehorses at Exercise on Newmarket Heath – John Wootton ~1753

John Wootton  (1682 – 1764 )  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: boy, dog, horse, racing, gentleman’s clothing, sport, jockey cap

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Doctor’s Visit – Elisabeth Geertruida Wassenbergh 1760

Elisabeth Geertruida Wassenbergh  ( 1729  -1781 ) Detail: doctor, medicine, chair, table, brazier, foot warmer, cat,  spoon, medicine bottle, paintings, boy, bow, arrow, tricorn hat, maid, door, tea set

Categories: 18th Century, Dutch, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Young Woman with Hurdy Gurdy – Unknown

Unknown probably French 18th Century Detail: music, dancing, hurdy gurdy, barrel, jug, pitcher, bread, boy, tamborine, striped petticoat, shortgown, ladies cap

Categories: 18th Century, French, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Scene from The Maid of the Mill – John Inigo Richards 1765

John Inigo Richards ( 1731 – 1810 ) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: farm yard, mill, boy, water wheel, mill stones, house, sacks, boxes

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A drawing Lad – Nicolas Bernard Lépicié

Nicolas Bernard Lépicié   ( 1735 –  1784) His porta crayon looks like it has to different colors of chalk in it.  Ours is just has regular pencil lead in it. Detail: boy, pencil, book, coat, breeches, waistcoat, buttons, chair

Categories: 18th Century, French, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Laundress – Ceruti 1736

Giacomo Ceruti   1698 – 1767 I wonder why they didn’t wash their clothing as much as we do? Detail: laundry, work woman’s clothing, fountain, boy, shoes, no cap

Categories: 18th Century, Painting, Spanish | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment