Sunday, April 28, 2019

L A N D S C A P E S . . . by different artists

Albert Bierstadt waterfall, a color painting
Albert Bierstadt
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Eyvind Earle winter trees at night with moon
Eyvind Earle      click image twice for full size
         
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Walter Spradbery poster art for Beefield Farningham
Walter Spradbery travel poster art
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
camera obscura late 1800s, an illustration
Camera Obscura  "for exhibiting surrounding landscapes"       click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Siemen Dijkstra art, an amber sky over water
Siemen Dijkstra art       click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Ferdinand Hodler riverbed landscape
Ferdinand Hodler      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Claude Monet trees at Epte
Claude Monet ... Trees at Epte
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Christoph Niemann art
Christoph Niemann
          
L A N D S C A P E S
          
Anders Zorn 1894, nude woman on a cliff
Anders Zorn,  1894
      
L A N D S C A P E S
              
1815 volcano
1815      click twice
         
L A N D S C A P E S
              
a Gerardo Dottori futurism landscape
a Gerardo Dottori landscape painting
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
a Tom Thomson color sketch, Group of Seven Canada
a Tom Thomson color sketch      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Edward Okun 1930, a cliff top view
Edward Okun,  1930
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Edward Okun, a giant tall tree in color
Edward Okun
          
L A N D S C A P E S
          
Peter Brook 1975 winter landscape
Peter Brook 1975      click twice
     
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Peter Brook 1975 winter landscape valley
Peter Brook,  1976      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
an Edward Gorey odd landscape
Edward Gorey     click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
a Ronald Lampitt English country landscape illustration
an English countryside by Ronald Lampitt
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Michael Embden art
Michael Embden      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
          
Zdenek Burian, early Earth landscape
Zdenek Burian,  early Earth      click twice
       
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Felix Vallotton 1910 trees
Felix Vallotton,  1910
         
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Ivan Aivazovsky ruins
Ivan Aivazovsky      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Charles Ginner art
Charles Ginner
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Charles Ginner 1913 landscape art
Charles Ginner,  1913      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Edvard Munch, train with trees
Edvard Munch
          
L A N D S C A P E S
          
1908 German pen & ink
1908 German pen & ink      see full size 
       
 L A N D S C A P E S
              
Achiel Van Sassenbrouck, a color landscape of the Netherlands
Achiel Van Sassenbrouck      click twice 
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Margaret Calkin James poster art 1935 landscape
Margaret Calkin James,  1935
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
Claude Monet 1878 trees at river
Claude Monet,  1878      click twice
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
a Mark English landscape
Mark English
          
L A N D S C A P E S
              
an A.J. Casson landscape, Group of Seven Canada
A.J. Casson      click twice
       

Sunday, April 21, 2019

LEISURE ACTIVITIES . . . of the past

1915 Netherlands winter fun on icy streets, an illustration
icy Dutch streets in the Netherlands,  1915
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
          
a Constantin Alajalov illustration for The New Yorker Magazine October 1944, lingering diners irritate others waiting to be seated at a table
a Constantin Alajalov illustration
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
          
Florida by Drew Friedman and Harvey Pekar 1988
Drew Friedman ... an opinionated old man's mind is not what it used to be
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
          
Adolf von Menzel idle rich at play
Adolf von Menzel       click image twice for full size
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           1950s bowling lanes sign
an old 1950s bowling lanes sign
       
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
an 1895 bowling alley, large photograph
an 1895 bowling alley      click to enlarge
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a 1904 bowling alley, large photograph
a 1904 bowling alley      click image twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a 1925 bowling alley, large photograph
a 1925 bowling alley      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
             
a 1972 amusement ride "Turbo", a color photograph
a 1972 amusement ride named  "Turbo"
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a 1947 Dr. Seuss children's book illustration about a fishing hole
a 1947 Dr. Seuss children's book illustration      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a Bruce McCall illustration, The Yachtsman, a deap sea sport fisher's car
a Bruce McCall illustration      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S 
         
an Edmund Joseph Sullivan drawing of a sport fisher's problems
an Edmund Joseph Sullivan drawing 
                   
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
              
a1930s roadside restaurant, made to look like giant food servings, a photograph
a 1930s novelty roadside snackbar      see full size
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a 1957 family camping trailer illustration
a 1957 family camping trailer or picnic tent
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
1937 Beach Ball Jumping, an advertisement for balls with foot straps
1937  "Beach Ball Jumping"
       
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
               
a 1908 fraternity prank machine from a supply catalog
a 1908 fraternity prank from a supply catalog combining 
spank, explosion and electric shock
       
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
1930s carnival ride "The Whip", a photograph
1930s carnival ride  "The Whip"      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
1600 Fishing time of James 1, a Dutch woodcutaround 1600   "Fishing with an angle (Dutch?).  Probably time of James 1."

L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
          
a Bernie Fuchs illustration of sport fisherman in dappled sun
a Bernie Fuchs illustration
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
Dell Comics Gyro Gearloose fishing with his tiny sidekick, Helper
Dell Comics  "Gyro Gearloose"  with his tiny sidekick 'Helper' in a 1970s reprint from 1961
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a pen drawing by Heinrich Kley, dancing elephants
a pen drawing by Heinrich Kley      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
Ivar Arosenius, a king dancing with naked women
Ivar Arosenius
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a 1902 German cartoon illustration of tired dancers on cables
a 1902 German cartoon illustration
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
the 1895 tilting ladder at the Charlesbank Gymnasium, an illustration
1895  "The Tilting Ladder at the Charlesbank Gymnasium."
                   
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a compact portable 1883 gymnasium photograph, Monty Burns
a compact 1883 gymnasium

L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
          
1905 stationary bicycles
1905 stationary bicycles
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
Kawase Hasui, a fisherman walking along the beach
Kawase Hasui      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
1891 men's club, an illustration of wealthy white male heterosexuals
the 1891 wealthy white male heterosexual club
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
           
a George Cruikshank 1836 cartoon of men drinking
George Cruikshank, 1836      click twice
        
L E I S U R E    A C T I V I T I E S
            
Edward Gorey, sinful leisure
"Frivolity,  at the edge of a Moral Swamp,  hears Hymn-Singing in the Distance
and dons the Galoshes of Remorse."      Edward Gorey