Monthly Archives: January 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 12 January 2019

This Date in Art History – Born 12 January 1856 – John Singer Sargent, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Daughters of Edward Darley Bolt”; “An Out-of-Doors Study”; “Portrait of Madame X”; “Morning Walk”; “Muddy Alligators”; … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 11 January 2019

Contemporary Georgian Art – Jacob Jugashvili Below – “Dangerous Waters IV”; “On The Other Side 3”; “Above the Horizon 9”; “On The Other Side 1”; “Lost In Clouds IV”; “Dangerous Waters XII.”   Musings in Winter: Susan Orlean “A snow … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 10 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 10 January 1941 – John Lavery, an Irish painter. Below – “Woman with golden turban, Hazel Lavery née Hazel Martyn”; “Evelyn Farquhar wife of Captain Francis Douglas Farquhar”; “Hazel in rose and gray”; “A … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 9 January2019

This Date in Art History: Died 9 January 2011 – Makinti Napanangka, an indigenous Australian artist. Below – “Rooks at Lupulnga”; “Seed Gathering Napangati women”; Untitled; Untitled; Untitled; “Two Women Dreaming.” Remembering a Thinker on the Date of Her Birth: … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 8 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Born 8 January 1836 – Lawrence Alma-Tadema, a Dutch-English painter. Below – “The Roses of Heliogabalus”; “Silver Favorites”; “Egyptian Chess Players”; “Anna and Laurence”; “Unconscious Rivals”; “Sappho and Alcaeus”; “A Dedication to Bacchus.” Musings in … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 7 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 7 January 1830 – Albert Bierstadt, an American painter best known for his sweeping landscapes of the American West. Below – “Rocky Mountain Landscape”; “Among the Sierra Nevada, California”; “Storm in the Mountains”; “Mount … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 6 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 6 January 1832 – Gustave Dore, a French painter, printmaker, illustrator, and sculptor. Part I of II. Below – “Little Red Riding Hood”; “Rime of the Ancient Mariner”; “The Raven”; “The Divine Comedy”; “Don … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 5 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 5 January 1917 – Isobel Lilian Gloag, an English painter. Below – “A Legend of Provence”; “The Kiss of the Enchantress”; “The Choice”; “Four corners to my bed”; “A still life of fuchsia in … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 4 September 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 4 January 1901 – Nikolaos Gyzis, a Greek painter. Below – “Eros and the Painter”; “Artist’s Psyche”; “Boy with Cherries”; “Old man wearing a red hat”; “Learning by Heart”; “Historia.” Remembering a Writer on … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 3 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 3 January 1887 – August Macke, a German Expressionist painter. Below – “The artist’s wife in blue hat”; “Red house in the park”; “Lady in a Green Jacket”; “Two girls”; “Little Walter’s Toys”; “Vegetable … Continue reading

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