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#719316 - 10/13/11 03:41 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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#719755 - 10/16/11 01:30 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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Les, Exactement! You are correct on both.

This painting can be seen at the Louvre, Paris.


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#752315 - 03/20/12 11:17 AM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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Hello everyone,

I'd like to present this painting and ask if anyone knows who the artist is and the name of the painting (if possible).


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#765315 - 05/29/12 02:26 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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No guesses?

This painting is by James Abbott McNeill Whistler.

Can anyone guess its title?
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#765318 - 05/29/12 03:02 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Art Appreciation]
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It's a Nocturne, but I don't remember its name. Isn't it the one that Ruskin was so rude about that Whistler sued him? I saw the painting at a brilliant exhibition at the Tate Britain a number of years ago which featured Whistler with Turner and Monet.
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#765342 - 05/29/12 04:50 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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Nocturne in Black and Gold: the Falling Rocket.
It lives in the Detroit art museum and I have seen it. It is smaller than I expected!
The quote from Ruskin was that "Whistler has thrown a pot of paint in the face of the public."

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#765538 - 05/30/12 06:21 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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Mona and Claybird, you are both correct.

It is Whistler's Nocturnes. It's amazing how he can capture a night scene so vividly.

Bravo!
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#765540 - 05/30/12 06:29 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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OK ladies (and gents), here is another painting.

Who is the artist?
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#765875 - 06/01/12 07:40 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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Hint: the artist is Dutch.
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#775875 - 07/31/12 04:02 PM Re: Who Is This? [Re: Phyllis Doyle Burns]
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OK, since there aren't any guesses, I'll reveal the artist.


"Landscape During a Storm" is by Dutch painter Jacob van Ruisdael.

Does anyone like his landscapes?

I like his treatment of bare trees.


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