Friday, June 23, 2017

Ren Wicks (1911-1997)

Ren Wicks (1911-1997), American artist who did movie posters, advertising posters, calendars, pin-ups, postage stamps and other assorted work but was best known for two subjects - women and aviation.
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, Helen of Troy (1966)
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, title unknown
Ren Wicks, title unknown

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Fernand Lematte (1850-1929)

Fernand Lematte (1850-1929), French painter.
Fernand Lematte, A Dryad, 1871
Fernand Lematte, Jeune femma au bain
Fernand Lematte, A bather

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Théodore Chassériau (1819-1856)

Théodore Chassériau (1819-1856), French Romantic painter.
Théodore Chassériau, Sappho Leaping into the Sea from the Leucadian Promontory, 1840
Théodore Chassériau, Desdemona, 1849
Théodore Chassériau, Moorish Dancers, 1849
Théodore Chassériau, The Toilet of Esther, 1841
Théodore Chassériau, Apollo and Daphne, 1845

Monday, April 10, 2017

Herbert James Draper (1863-1920)

Herbert James Draper (1863-1920), English painter.
Herbert James Draper, Lamia, 1909
Herbert James Draper, A Young Girl by a Pool
Herbert James Draper, Lancelot and Guinivere
Herbert James Draper, Halcyone, 1915
Herbert James Draper, Tristan and Isolde, 1901
Herbert James Draper, Lament for Icarus, 1898

Thursday, March 23, 2017

John William Godward (1861-1922)

John William Godward (1861-1922, English Pre-Raphaelite painter.

John William Godward, A Priestess

John William Godward, In the Days of Sappho, 1904
John William Godward, Mischief and Repose, 1895
John William Godward, The Delphic Oracle

Sunday, March 12, 2017

John Collier (1850-1934)

John Collier (1850-1934), English Pre-Raphaelite painter.
John Collier, Priestess of Delphi
John Collier, Clytemnestra after the murder
John Collier, Lilith, 1887
John Collier, Queen Guinevere's Maying

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923)

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923), French sculptress whose work was exhibited regularly in the Paris Salon. She was of course better known as possibly the most famous actress of all time.
Sarah Bernhardt, Self-Portrait as a Sphinx, 1880
Sarah Bernhardt, Ophelia Drowning, 1881
Sarah Bernhardt, After the Tempest, 1876
Sarah Bernhardt, Le Bouffon