Talbot HUGHES - Echo - 1900

Friday, April 18, 2014

Friday, March 28, 2014

Juan VAN DER HAMEN Offering to Flora 1627

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Juan van der Hamen y (Gómez de) León (bapt. 8 April 1596 – 28 March 1631) was a Spanish painter, a master of the still life paintings, also called bodegones. During his lifetime, he was prolific and versatile, painting allegories, landscapes, and large-scale works for churches and convents. However, today he is remembered mostly for his still lifes. In the 1620s, He popularized still life painting in Madrid.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Ángel ZARRAGA Votive Offering (Saint Sebastian) 1912

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Ángel Zárraga (y) Argüelles (b. Victoria de Durango, August 16, 1886 – d. September 22, 1946) was a Mexican painter. He was founding member of the cultural organization El Ateneo de la Juventud.