An old painting a day.
First, this is a beautiful painting.Second, I was here about a year ago and found a beautiful painting I saved to my computer (stupidly, without citing.)Now I'm using it and cannot properly credit the work, or search for it here, as I don't remember who painted it.Do you happen to recognize the painting at the top of this page?http://jillianisreading.wordpress.com/about-2/Thanks so much if you can spare the time. I figured it was worth asking. :-)- Jillian
Hello Jillian. If it were from my photostream I'd be able to tell you, but it's from someone else's flickr and I don't recognize it, sorry.
Hi!I just discovered your blog, it looks pretty interesting to me (as far as I can tell after just a few minutes here). There's just a few things about that picture by Georg Friedrich Kersting you show here that I wanted to tell you:Kersting was not french but german. As far as I know he was a friend of the a lot better known painter Caspar David Friedrich. The original painting can be seen at the "Neue Pinakothek" in Munich, Germany. If you ever happen to get there, take a look inside that museum, it's worth a visit, believe me.Bye!
Oh, okay. I know it's something I found either here or at goldenagepaintings.blogspot.com. I frequent you both. :-)Thanks so much for your time!
Hi Anon, thanks for the info, I'll correct it as you say.
The original title of the painting is "Junge Frau nähend" . G.F. Kersting created it in the year 1828.http://www.facebook.com/Georg.Friedrich.Kersting
Hi Anon, thank you for the info, I'll add it to the post. Happy Holidays, everyone!
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