Henriëtte Ronner-Knip – The playfull kitten

THE PLAYFUL KITTEN – HENRIËTTE RONNER-KNIP A very attractive and charming watercolor by the hand of the world’s most famous painter of cats from the 19th century; Henriëtte Ronner-Knip. Depicting a playful kitten with a dragonfly. Even though the watercolor has been painter with a swift touch, the kitten is more than lifelike and seems…

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Hendrik Willem Schweickhardt – A winters day on the ice

Hendrik Willem Schweickhardt - Een winterdag met vele figuren op het ijs - Liquid Sky Gallery

A WINTERS DAY ON THE ICE – HENDRIK WILLEM SCHWEICKHARDT A very spherical painting by Hendrik Willem Schweickhardt. A nice top example of an 18th century winters day in Holland. The composition at hand is perfectly balanced out over the entire scene. Due to the perfectly chosen point of view, the bridge seems to function…

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Jan Evert Morel II – Winterlandschap bij een kasteel

Jan Evert Morel - winterlandschap met kasteel - detail - Liquid Sky Gallery

WINTER LANDSCAPE NEAR A CASTLE – JAN EVERT MOREL II A joyful painting of a couple of wood collectors walking in a snowy landscape near a castle. Jan Evert Morel II is known for his small sized paintings. His painting are painted with, for the Romantic school, a somewhat loose and free brushwork. As can…

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