FAMOUS PAINTINGS
VOLUME 2

The Sisters


Famous Paintings was printed by Funk & Wagnalls Company in 1913.
The paintings are "Selected from the World's Great Galleries and Reproduced in Colour".
The introduction to the book is by G.K. Chesterton .
The pictures are in the public domain. If you choose to use one of them I would appreciate a link back to this page.
A lot of time and effort has gone into making them available to you.

This Art Gallery is a companion page to

Art Appreciation Lessons

Art Gallery, Famous Paintings Volume 1




We have a new game "Name the Painting".




ART GALLERY





James Archer
My Great Grandmother



Bashkirtseff
The Meeting



Bouguereau
Charity



John Brett
From the Dorsetshire Cliffs



Arnesby Brown
The River Bank



Joseph Clark
Mother's Darling



John Constable
The Hay-Wain



Jean Baptiste Camille
Corot
The Fisherman's Hut



Jean Baptiste Camille
Corot
A Flood



Leonardo Da Vinci
Monna Lisa



Edouard Detaille
The Dream



Henri Fantin-Latour
Flowers



Thomas Gainsborough
Queen Charlotte



Thomas Gainsborough
The Market Cart



Jean Baptiste Greuze
The Head of a Girl



Jean Baptiste Greuze
Fidelity



James Clark Hook
Home With the Tide



Alfred William Hunt
Windsor Castle



Josef Israels
The Shipwrecked Mariner



B.W. Leader
The Stream in Summer-time



Madame Vigee Le Brun
Portrait of the Artist


Alphonse Legros
A Canal With a Fisherman



Anton Mauve
Watering Horses



J.L.E. Meissonier
The Cavalier



Sir J.E. Millais
Speak! Speak!



Sir J.E. Mallais
My First Sermon



George Morland
The Reckoning



George Morland
The Inside of a Stable



Murillo
The Immaculate Conception
of the Virgin



Alfred Parsons
When Nature Painted
All Things Gay



Ralph Peacock
The Sisters



Rembrandt
Syndics of the
Cloth Merchants' Guild



Guido Reni
"Ecce Homo"



Sir Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Mrs. Richard Hoare
With Her Infant Son



Briton Riviere
The Temptation
in the Wilderness



Dante Gabriel
Rossetti
Day Dreams



John Singer Sargent
Miss Ellen Terry
as Lady Macbeth



Lady Stanley
(Dorothy Tennant)
His First Offence



Jan Steen
Grace Before Meat



Marcus Stone
On the Road from
Waterloo to Paris



Constant Troyon
Watering Cattle



H.S. Tuke
"All Hands to the Pumps"



Velazquez
King Philip IV. of Spain



S.E. Waller
Sweethearts and Wives



Thomas Webster
The Smile


Famous Paintings Volume 1
Art Gallery

Art Appreciation
Lessons


Jigsaw Puzzles


Thanks to my cousin Brian Perkins for the use of the book Famous Paintings.
You can contact him for rare and hard-to-find books at:
Back Door Book Store
3071 Wabash
Ft. Worth, Texas 76109
817-921-3292
email: briiansr (then use the symbol for "at") yahoo.com


Thanks to my son, Elton, for help with some of the pictures.
Visit him for stock photos and inspirational pictures.



My mother, Vera Griffin was also a well-known artist in West Texas.





639720: Art: Over 2500 Works from Cave to Contemporary Art: Over 2500 Works from Cave to Contemporary
By DK Publishing Inc.

Comprehensive in scope and scale, this gorgeous DK ART book provides a visually rich journey through humanity's development. Beginning with a short section of how artists use color, composition, light, shade and other technical elements of art, each art movement and school is detailed with more than 700 artists from all periods and cultures profiled. Picture-packed pages allow you to examine key examples of their work and see how they changed over their lifetime. Close-ups of famous artwork also allow the reader to analyze the creation of these masterpieces with graphics, overlays and highlighted detail. Chronologically organized from prehistory through contemporary art, traditional painting and sculpture work is included alongside masks, goldwork, carvings, panels, and other forms of artistic expression. 612 pages, indexed, hardcover with dust jacket.

480390: The Art Museum: A Sticker Story Coloring Book The Art Museum: A Sticker Story Coloring Book
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From boarding the bus to shopping for souvenirs, 30 lively illustrations to color follow a school field trip to an art museum. Plus, kids can also match 23 stickers of the world's greatest art masterpieces to their frames in the book - or decorate notebooks, school projects, and more. A complete list of titles and artists appears on the inside back cover.

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By Jennifer Thomas / Teacher Created Resources

Students learn about artistic concepts by looking at great works of art. Follow-up art activities using crayons, chalk, tempera paint, and more reinforce learning.


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