Cycolpedia of Painters and Paintings Volume 4

Cycolpedia of Painters and Paintings Volume 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ... following, pupil of Joris Ponse (1723-83); founded at Dordrecht in 1774 the society Pictura, which formed several excellent artists, and of which he was the first president. Member of Institute of the Netherlands, and in 1818 of Antwerp Academy. Works: Drawing Lesson, The Housewife, Kettle Scourer, Amsterdam Museum; Well-Supplied Table, Village Inn, Rotterdam Museum.--Immerzeel, iii. 120; Kramm, v. 1582. STRY STRY, JACOBUS VAN, born at Dordrecht, Oct. 2, 1756, died there, Feb. 4, 1815. Landscape and animal painter, pupil of Andreas Cornelis Lens at Antwerp Academy, then formed himself chiefly through the study of Paulus Potter and Aelbert Cuyp. Works: Landscape, Milking Time, Evening in the Country, Going to Market, Museum Amsterdam; Cattle resting on River Bank, Museum Fodor, ib.; Cows and Sheep by Farm Buildings, Leipsic Museum; Cows in Pasture, Czernin Gallery, Vienna.--Immerzeel, iii. 119; Kramm, v. 1583. STRYOWSKI, WILHELM, born in Dantzic in 1834. Genre painter, pupil of Schadow in Dilsseldorf. After visiting Galicia, Holland, and Paris, settled in Dantzic. Medal in 1864. Works: Washerwomen surprised by Rain (1854); Sunday Afternoon in the Country (1856); Polish Sailors before the Evening Fire; Boatmen Resting (1860); Little Wire-Worker; Dancing Cossack (1861); Skaters; Polish Jews in Synagogue (1862); Jews Praying; Rendezvous on Roofs of Dantzic; Wedding Procession of Galician Jews (1874); Landscape on Vistula (1882).--Milller, 511. STUART, GILBERT, born in Narragansett, Rhode Island, Dec. 3, 1755, died in Boston, July 27, 1828. After some unaided efforts, he received instruction from Cosmo Alexander, a Scotch portrait painter, whom he accompanied to Scotland in 1772. The death of his master left Stuart to shift for himself, and after...show more

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  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 503g
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  • English
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  • 1236512944
  • 9781236512949