Painters

Some articles on painter, painters:

Lizzy Ansingh - Biography
... She was the daughter of Edzard Willem Ansingh, a pharmacist, and the painter Clara Theresia Schwartze ... of Johann Georg Schwartze, also a painter, and a niece of the painter Thérèse Schwartze ... career and introduced her to numerous other painters, among others French impressionists and the famous Dutch painters George Hendrik Breitner, Piet ...
Anonymous Masters - 20th-century Problems of Attribution
... The idea of a named and recognised painter originated among art historians early in the 20th century, who were attributing works they recognised to known painters ... Some painters have even been described as anonymous (even many times like Barthélemy Eyck) before later being recognised ...
Animal Painter
... An animal painter is an artist who specializes in or is known for their skill in the portrayal of animals, essentially up to about 1900 ... the last century "wildlife artist" became the preferred term for contemporary animal painters ... Especially in the 17th century, animal painters would often collaborate with other artists, who would either paint the main subject in a history or mythological piece, or the landscape background in ...

Famous quotes containing the word painters:

    “Were not all her life but storm,
    Would not painters paint a form
    Of such noble times ...”
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Most of our modern portrait painters are doomed to absolute oblivion. They never paint what they see. They paint what the public sees, and the public never sees anything.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)

    The painters did very well by her;
    it is true, they missed never a line
    of the suave turn of the head
    or subtle shade of lowered eye-lid
    or eye-lids half-raised.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)