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Tagged With: pipe

Center Table Detail – Village Politicians by David Wilkie and Abraham Raimbach 1813

painter – David Wilkie (1785 – 1841) and engraver – Abraham Raimbach (1776 – 1843) Anybody know what that shoehorn thing is on the floor? Detail: beer bottles, beer bottle basket, basket, pipe, chair, table, decanter, half gaiters, buckled breeches, tied breeches, newspaper, eating knife, temple framed spectacles, eye glasses

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The Alternative of Williamsburg – Philip Dawe 1775

Philip Dawe (173?-1832) Detail: barrel, boy, toy sword, flag, scissors, spectacles, knife, letter, quill pen, pipe, baby, club, tar and feathers

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A Midnight Modern Conversation – William Hogarth ~1732

William Hogarth (1697-1764) Detail: dog, chair, bottle, flask, glass, pipe, candle, punch bowl, ladle, wine glass, wig, hat, tavern, clock, bowl, lemon, mirror

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Portrait of a father with his daughter by Sigmund Barth 1765

Sigmund Barth ( 1723–1772 ) How many people today would ask their young daughter to fetch them a red hot coal so they can light a pipe? Detail:  coat, buckle breeches, waistcoat, shirt, pipe, coal, tongs, girl, girls clothing, chair, fireplace

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

Arches of Westminster Bridge – Samuel Scott ~1750

Samuel Scott ( 1702 – 1772 ) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: river, boats, swimming, produce, pipe, smoking, bridge, scaffold, logs, barges, fishing, tankard, walking stick, striped waistcoat

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View on the Thames with Westminster Bridge – Samuel Scott 1744

Samuel Scott  ( 1702 – 1772 )     from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: boat, sailor, pipe, table, sail, barrel, basket, mug, London, flag

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An Alchemist – Adriaen van Ostade 1661

Adriaen van Ostade (1610–1685) Ok, it might be easier to say what isn’t in this painting. Detail: alchemist, wife, children, basket, window, raised hearth, curtain, ladder, herbs, basket, bowl, pot, bottle, flask bread, scales, funnel jar, box, stool, spoon, kettle, pipe, specticles, knife, tongs, bellows, book, retort, jug, hourglass, drill, fire bucket, sieve, pitcher, dust … Continue reading »

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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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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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Before the Inn – George Morland 1792

George Morland (  1763 –  1804 ) Detail: table, walking stick, mug, pipe, jacket. hat, smock, inn, thatch, shirt tied at neck

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment