logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Chloe Cousins, blabbermouth, johnsonnifer546, TheIconClinic, akjd2
57586 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57586 Members
417 Forums
114358 Topics
811749 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 07:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
"Rosie" 555
daisybun 242
Nancy Roussy 211
Jana - Creativity Editor 157
Mona - Astronomy 105
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 105
Susan - Meditation Editor 52
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 47
Angie 44
Lestie4containergardens 39
Ad Income Supports Charity
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#668544 - 03/08/11 04:46 PM Naming Famous Artists (Revisited)
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
Let's begin guessing famous artists once again.
This has become a very popular thread in the Art Appreciation Forum.
Today I'd like to display this watercolor.
Does anyone know who this artist might be?





Edited by Art Appreciation (03/08/11 04:47 PM)
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#668924 - 03/09/11 08:13 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Claybird Offline
Parakeet

Registered: 01/02/06
Posts: 969
Loc: Indiana
J.M.W.Turner? Is it one of his wonderful little watercolors?

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669483 - 03/12/11 03:57 AM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Claybird]
Allornothing Offline
Newbie

Registered: 03/10/11
Posts: 11
Vinci?

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669484 - 03/12/11 04:41 AM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Mona - Astronomy Online   content
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2558
Loc: United Kingdom
Definitely Turner. I couldn't name it, but I'm sure I've seen it in the Tate.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669589 - 03/12/11 08:48 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
Claybird, you were the first to guess correctly.

The painting is "The Scarlet Sunset" (1830-1840) by Joseph Mallard Turner.

And yes, Mona, you were also correct, it can be seen at the Tate, London.
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669593 - 03/12/11 09:18 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
Here's another painting for you to guess the artist.

It's not a particularly attractive piece, but it is significant in the career of this artist.
Any idea who may have painted this?



Edited by Art Appreciation (03/13/11 10:47 AM)
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669738 - 03/13/11 03:47 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
Hint: this artist's painting with the same theme was sold in 2006 for $13 million.

Take a guess!
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#669985 - 03/14/11 10:02 AM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
OK, process of elimination.

It's not Chardin or Francis Bacon who also painted sides of beef.

A similar painting by the same artist was shown in a Julia Robert's movie.

Are you any closer to guessing the identity of the artist?
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#670037 - 03/14/11 12:33 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Mona - Astronomy Online   content
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2558
Loc: United Kingdom
My first thought was Bacon. It certainly isn't Rembrandt!

There's something familiar about it, but I can't place it.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
#670238 - 03/14/11 10:59 PM Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) [Re: Art Appreciation]
Art Appreciation Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 353
Loc: NH, USA
Hint: this is a twentieth century artist.
_________________________
Camille Gizzarelli
Bellaonline.com Art Appreciation Editor

Top

Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Twitter Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Facebook Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to MySpace Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Stumbleupon Add Re: Naming Famous Artists (Revisited) to Reddit
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >


Moderator:  Art Appreciation 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Which is the best online store to buy clothes?
by trendzmania
Women's Fashion
9 seconds ago
Saturn's giant moon discovered 360 years ago today
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
5 minutes 59 seconds ago
Daily World Peace Group Meditation
by Susan - Meditation Editor
Meditation
38 minutes 28 seconds ago
April Fools and Fishes
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 08:05 AM
Just finished 'Ask the Passengers' by A. S. King
by daisybun
Children's Books
Today at 07:53 AM
Aging Well
by daisybun
Geriatrics
Today at 07:44 AM
What do you Have for Breakfast?
by daisybun
Low Carb
Today at 07:42 AM
What is your weather today?
by daisybun
Weather
Today at 07:39 AM
12 fastest growing vegetables
by daisybun
Gardening
Today at 07:36 AM
Great place to find YOUR money
by daisybun
Abundance & Wealth
Today at 07:22 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
4 registered (Izeigo, trendzmania, Mona - Astronomy, Susan - Meditation Editor), 128 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.