Nineteenth-Century Art

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May 14, 2013 at 11:25pm
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Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida
The Milkmaid
private collection

Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida

The Milkmaid

private collection

December 24, 2012 at 1:56am
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Paul Ranson, Christ and Buddha, 1890. Oil on canvas, 67 × 51 cm (26¼ × 20¼ in).Private Collection.

Paul Ranson, Christ and Buddha, 1890.
Oil on canvas, 67 × 51 cm (26¼ × 20¼ in).
Private Collection.

1:49am
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Mary Cassatt, The Child’s Bath, 1893. Oil on canvas, 100 × 66 cm (39½ in × 26 in). The Art Institute of Chicago.

Mary Cassatt, The Child’s Bath, 1893.
Oil on canvas, 100 × 66 cm (39½ in × 26 in).
The Art Institute of Chicago.

1:42am
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Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, The Poor Fisherman, 1881.Oil on canvas, 193 × 156 cm (6 ft 3 in × 5 ft 1½ in). Muséed’Orsay, Paris.

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, The Poor Fisherman, 1881.
Oil on canvas, 193 × 156 cm (6 ft 3 in × 5 ft 1½ in).
Muséed’Orsay, Paris.

December 16, 2012 at 8:17pm
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Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Roman Beggar, 1815.Oil on canvas, 29 × 21 cm (115/ 8 × 8¼ in). Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen.

Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Roman Beggar, 1815.
Oil on canvas, 29 × 21 cm (115/ 8 × 8¼ in).
Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen.

8:13pm
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John Sell Cotman, Chirk Aqueduct, c.1806–07.Watercolor, 32 × 23 cm (12½ × 9 in). Victoria & Albert Museum, London.

John Sell Cotman, Chirk Aqueduct, c.1806–07.
Watercolor, 32 × 23 cm (12½ × 9 in).
Victoria & Albert Museum, London.

8:11pm
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Camille Corot, The Colosseum Seen Through the Basilica of Constantine, 1825. Oil on paper, 23 × 35 cm (9 × 13¾ in).Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Camille Corot, The Colosseum Seen Through the Basilica of Constantine, 1825.
Oil on paper, 23 × 35 cm (9 × 13¾ in).
Musée du Louvre, Paris.

8:03pm
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John Flaxman, Achilles Lamenting the Death of Patroclus, from The Iliad of Homer. Engraving, 17 × 25 cm (6¾ × 9¾ in).

John Flaxman,
Achilles Lamenting the Death of Patroclus,
from The Iliad of Homer.
Engraving, 17 × 25 cm (6¾ × 9¾ in).

8:00pm
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Carlo Nolli, Seller of Loves from Le Pitture Antiche d’Ercolano e Contorni, Vol. 3 Engraving, 23 × 32 cm (9 × 125/ 8 in). Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN.

Carlo Nolli, Seller of Loves from Le Pitture Antiche d’Ercolano e Contorni, Vol. 3 
Engraving, 23 × 32 cm (9 × 125/ 8 in).
Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN.

September 6, 2012 at 5:43pm
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Jean-Léon Gérôme, Moorish Bath, 1870. 
Oil on canvas, 51 × 41 cm (20 × 16 in).
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Jean-Léon Gérôme, Moorish Bath, 1870. 

Oil on canvas, 51 × 41 cm (20 × 16 in).

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.