The Four Evangelists

Питер Клаес Соутман
Artist: Pieter Claesz. Soutman (circa 1593/1601–1657) Alternative names: Pieter Soutman Dutch painter, draughtsman, printmaker and ornamental painter Work location: Antwerp (1616-1624), Poland (1624-1628), Haarlem (1628-1657) Title: The Four Evangelists Object type: Painting Description: The Evangelists are seated together at a table, each engaged in the writing of his Gospel. Matthew’s attribute is an angel, Mark’s a lion. John looks heavenward for inspiration, as his eagle swoops down carrying an inkpot. Except for John, these are rustic elderly men with strongly individualised features. Charged with energy from their animated poses, their hyper-naturalistic presence, coupled with the dramatic illumination, convey a sense of spiritual intensity. Date: from circa 1616 until 1624 Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: Height: 130 cm (51.2 in). Width: 187 cm (73.6 in). Framed: Height: 150 cm (59.1 in). Width: 206 cm (81.1 in). Depth: 9 cm (3.5 in). Inscriptions (Swedish): Signerad: P.Sout...

The Cottage. From A Home (26 watercolours)

Карл Ларссон
Artist: Carl Larsson (1853–1919) Alternative names: Carl Olof Larsson Swedish painter and interior designer Title: The Cottage. From A Home (26 watercolours) Object type: Painting Description: Karin and Carl Larsson moved to Lilla Hyttnäs in the village of Sundborn in Dalarna in 1888. Together, they created a personal home characterised by their shared interest in art and design and the socially and culturally fostering role of the family dwelling. Karin designed the furniture, textiles and clothes. Carl painted and decorated. The couple’s own creations were mixed with heirlooms and new objects, traditional utility goods and older crafts, Japanese woodcuts and works by their artist friends. Refurbishment and extensions gave the original building a new character. Date: Unknown date Medium: Watercolour on paper Dimensions: Height: 32 cm (12.6 in). Width: 43 cm (16.9 in). Framed: Height: 38 cm (15 in). Width: 53 cm (20.9 in). Depth: 4 cm (1.6 in). Inscriptions (Swedish): Signerad: C.L. [monogram]

Conversation under the Statue, Luxembourg Gardens

Джеймс Макнейл Уистлер
James McNeill Whistler American, 1834 - 1903 Conversation under the Statue, Luxembourg Gardens, 1893 lithograph

Portrait of the Family of Adriaan Bonebakker with Dirk L. Bennewitz

Адриан де Лели
Description (auto translated): Adriaan de Lelie, Visit Dirk Lodewijk Bennewitz to the couple Adrian and Elizabeth Bonebakker-Du Pré and their children. A group portrait of the family Bonebakker and partner Bennewitz, in the living room of probably Bonebakkers home. A maid in the doorway brings tea, behind her is a view through to an office. By seeing the two windows canal houses. Ms. Bonebakker holding her youngest on her lap, the other five children play with the baby, a book, music and toys. Dirk Lodewijk Bennewitz holding a silver vase chestnut or tobacco pot in hand, Adriaan Bonebakker a letter or document. Two silver baskets on the floor and on a stool refer to the company Bonebakker and Bennewitz, silversmiths in Amsterdam. hang on the wall two paintings, which the judge is clearly visible: a mountainous landscape. 1809 H 66 cm x W 83.5 cm

Castles in the Air

Андерс Леонард Цорн
Artist: Anders Zorn (1860–1920) Alternative names: Anders Leonard Zorn Swedish painter Title: Castles in the Air Object type: Painting Description: Zorn worked primarily in watercolours during the 1880s. With virtuosity, he portrayed reflections and other light effects in images of everyday situations. The model here is Emma Lamm, who married Zorn in October 1885. The watercolour was painted the same year, quite possibly on their honey-moon, which took the couple via Vienna and Budapest to Constantinople. The viewer is looking up, at an angle, at Emma with the light behind her. The sun shines through her Japanese parasol with its painted decoration. Date: 1885 Medium: Watercolor Dimensions: Height: 37 cm (14.6 in). Width: 26 cm (10.2 in). Framed: Height: 71 cm (28 in). Width: 62 cm (24.4 in). Depth: 4 cm (1.6 in). Inscriptions (Swedish): Signerad: Zorn 85

Monseigneur Louis-Charles d'Orléans de Saint-Albin, Archbishop of Cambrai

Георг Фридрих Шмидт
Georg Friedrich Schmidt after Hyacinthe Rigaud German, 1712 - 1775 Monseigneur Louis-Charles d'Orléans de Saint-Albin, Archbishop of Cambrai, 1741 engraving on laid paper sheet (cut within platemark): 51.4 x 37.6 cm (20 1/4 x 14 13/16 in.)

Central Park Scenery (New York)

Чарльз Магнус
Charles Magnus American, active c. 1852 - 1897 Central Park Scenery (New York), hand-colored lithograph

Pike Bearer Standing

Хендрик Голциус
Hendrik Goltzius Dutch, 1558 - 1617 Pike Bearer Standing, 1583 engraving

The Fan (1)

Неизвестный художник, в стиле Жака Калло
after Jacques Callot The Fan, etching and engraving

Det syke barn I (2)

Эдвард Мунк
Det syke barn I (The Sick Child I). 1896. Lithograph, Composition: 16 5/8 x 22 7/16 (42.2 x 57 cm) sheet (irreg.): 19 15/16 x 26 1/8 (50.6 x 66.4 cm). Publisher: the artist, Paris. Printer: Auguste Clot, Paris. Edition: approximately 90 in several color variations. Riva Castleman Endowment Fund, The Philip and Lynn Straus Foundation Fund, Edward John Noble Foundation Fund, Mary Ellen Meehan Fund, Donald B. Marron Fund, Johanna and Leslie J. Garfield Fund, Richard A. Epstein Fund, Miles O. Epstein Fund, Sarah C. Epstein Fund, and The Cowles Charitable Trust.