Monthly Archives: July 2020

Wandering in Woodacre – 21 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 21 July 1866 – Carlos Schwabe, a Swiss Symbolist painter and printmaker. Below – “Evening Bells”; “Interior Silence”; “La douleur”; “Death and the Gravedigger”; “Lotte, the artist’s daughter”; “l’Ame du vin.” This Date in … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 20

This Date in Art History: Died 20 July 1994 – Paul Delvaux, a Belgian surrealist painter. Below – “L’Imperatrice”; “Le Chapeau”; “Les Rivales”; “Anne Lost in Thoughts”; “Paiolive”; “The Phases of the Moon II.” This Date in Literary History: Born … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 19 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 19 July 1834 – Edgar Degas, a French painter, illustrator, and sculptor: Part I of II. Below – “A Cotton Office in New Orleans”; “The Dance Class”; “L’Absinthe”; “Musicians in the Orchestra”; “Woman Seated … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 18 July 2020

Contemporary German Art – Stefan Neubauer Below – “Strike a Pose Illusion #6”; “Strike a Pose Illusion #5”; “Smooth Swing #4”; “Smooth Swing #3”; “Hotrod #2” (photograph). A Poem for Today “Curtains” by Stuart Dybek Sometimes they are the only … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 17 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 17 July 1935 – Loves Corinth, a German painter and printmaker. Below – “Morning Sunshine”; “At the Mirror”; “Walchensee Panorama”; “Red Roses”; “The Artist and His Family”; “Leda and the Swan.” A Poem for … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 16 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 16 July 2013 – Alex Colville, a Canadian painter. Below – “Horse and Train”; “Pacific”; “Traveller”; “Hound in Field”; “Couple on Beach”; “Roadwork.” A Poem for Today “My Mother’s Music” by Emilie Buchwald In … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 15 July 2020

Contemporary British Art – Rennie Pilgrem: Part I of II. Below – “New Bay #3”; “Big Bay #2”; “New Bay 1”; “Sheratree”; “Relief.” This Date in Literary History: Born 15 July 1871 – Doppo Kunikida, a Japanese novelist, poet, short … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 14 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 14 July 1862 – Gustav Klimt, an Austrian painter. Below – “The Kiss”; “The Dancer”; “The Tree Ages of Women”; “Hope II”; “The Virgin”; “Water Serpents II.” A Poem for Today “Ode to a … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 13 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 13 July 1949 – Walt Kuhn, an American painter. Below – “Athene”; “American Beauty”; “Clowns”; “Woman with Bracelet (Between the Acts)”; “Prospectors”; “Still Life with Fruit and Saucepan.” This Date in Literary History: Died … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 12 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 12 July 1917 – Andrew Wyeth, an American painter. Below – “Christina’s World”; “Winter”; “Braids”; “Thawing”; “Sundown 1969”; “Daydreams.” Contemporary British Art – Nathalie Kingdon Below – “Jour d’été”; “Saudade”; “Petite filles du soleil”; … Continue reading

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