Tagged With: tent
The Army of Louis XIV in front of Tournai – Meulen 1684
Adam Frans van der Meulen 1632 – 1690 Maybe we should get a striped marquee for our next show tent. Detail: army, horses, tent, soldiers, blankets, chest, muskets, baggage
Hob Selling Beer at the Wake – Laguerre 1725
John Laguerre, 1688-1746 from the Yale Center for British Art This painting depicts a scene from the opera Flora. Detail: gentleman, waiter, table, bench, apron, bottle, glass, clown, tent, game, child, basket, tricorn.
An Encampment in St. James Park – Sandby 1780
Paul Sandby, 1731-1809 from Yale Center for British Art Are you getting ready for events this summer? Detail: encampment, soldier, horse, officer, tent, marquee tent, children, dog, camp furniture, brazier, tea kettle, sentry, dragoon, chair, table, bed, drawers, candle stick, rug, tent ropes.
The Encampment on Blackheath MDCCLXXX – Sandby 1783
Paul Sandby 1731 – 1809 Day 5 of wheelbarrow week and this one is a Duesy. Click on the picture and get the close-up, I promise you will find something interesting. Detail: wheelbarrow, children, doll, dog, wagon, horse, soldier, mill, burrow, basket, fire, cook-pot, cooking, tent, vendor, drum, waggoner, cards, duck, camp follower, military camp … Continue reading
Market Scene – Aertsen 1550
Pieter Aertsen 1508 – 1575 Day 4 of wheelbarrow week. This picture is just fabulous. Detail: wheelbarrow, market, cart, horse, basket, food, pots, chair, produce, vendors, tent, well, chicken, barrel Bonus wheelbarrow engraving from Diderot’s L’Encyclopedie