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Tagged With: chair

An Old- Woman by a Fireplace by Jacob Vrel ~1660

Jacob Vrel Detail: foot warmer, chair, brass kettle, fireplace, curfew, meat fork, skimmer, tiles, sconce, porringer, delft plates, candles sticks, wall panelling, mantle, mantle curtain

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Mother and Child by Louis Bernard Coclers 1794

Louis Bernard Coclers (1741–1817) from the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam I like this painting a lot and it has a few interesting features, the multiple rings on her hand is a bit out of the ordinary and other jewellery pieces seem a bit out of place with the not upper class surroundings. Detail: table, chair, table knife, … Continue reading »

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A Kitchen Maid by Hugues Taraval 1783

Hugues Taraval (1729-1785) Details: maid, chair, foot warmer, scissors, pin cushion, spindle, flax, pinner apron, striped petticoat, striped shortgown, striped neck kerchief,  ladies cloth cap

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Self Portrait at the Easel by Jens Juel 1766

Jens Juel (1745-1802) Is that a muller on the window sill?  He shows up with this hat in other self portraits, is it sheep skin hat with the wool on the inside? Detail: painter, portrait, window, curtain, bottle, small glass bottle, brushes, pigments, shell,  pallet, easel, canvas, shirt, waistcoat, hat, chair

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

Hornworking by Jacques-Raymond Lucotte 1771

From Diderot’s Encyclopedia by Jacques-Raymond Lucotte Detail: workshop, workmen, horn, hearth, iron pot, basket, chair, table, vice, cleaver, window, door, stump, clamp

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Portrait of Charles d’Aucourt de Saint-Just by Louis-Léopold Boilly 1800

Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761–1845) Detail: bridge, fascine knife, brush knife, boots, breeches, tail coat, cravat, buck saw, chair, hammer, tools, top hat

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Tavern Interior by John S.C. Schaak 1762

John S.C. Schaak  active 1760-1770 Video walkthrough: Detail: tavern, chair, table, basket, food, sideboard, meat, pie, plate, knife, fork, fire, hearth, fireplace crane, cucumber, lemon sausage, meat hook, beef, bird, bird cage, bottle, glass, bread, mortar and pestle, chocolate pot, spit turner, soldier, cooking pot, tongs, serving boy, raised cooking surface, fry pan, jug, game … Continue reading »

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

La liseuse (The Reader) by Jean-Étienne Liotard 1746

Jean-Étienne Liotard  (1702–1789) Detail: chair, letter, brocade, necklace, pins

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

Metal Gilder – Diderot’s Encyclopedia 1763

Diderot’s Encyclopedia Detail: brush, scrubber, files, scrapers, bottle, knife, brazier, sponge, sword hilt, bench, tub, workmen, workshop, vice, hearth, bellows, chair, basin

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Marriage a la Mode 6 – The Lady’s Death by William Hogarth 1743

William Hogarth (1697 – 1764) Detail: chair, pitcher dog, table, medicine bottle, doctor, child, plate, table knife, hogs head (food), food, window, smoking pipe, wall pegs, wall clock, painting (art), corner cupboard, glass bottle, almanac

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