Monthly Archives: December 2009

http://www.askart.com/askart/artists/search/inquiry.aspx?artist=23874&ad=89548&searchtype=ART_FOR_SALE Martha Walter was best known as a painter of colorful beach scenes and landscapes. Influenced by the French impressionists during her travels abroad, these canvases were spontaneously executed with a palette of vivid colors. Walter was born in Philadelphia … Continue reading

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http://www.askart.com/AskART/artists/biography.aspx?searchtype=BIO&artist=23874&AOW=1 Martha Walter was a well-known Philadelphia-born Impressionist who specialized in light hearted, colorful beach scenes especially of Gloucester, Coney Island, Atlantic City and the French Coast. She went to Girls High School, and from 1895 to 1898, studied at … Continue reading

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http://www.askart.com/AskART/artists/search/Search_Repeat.aspx?GotoPage=4&Total=404&PerPage=25&SearchType=AUCTION_RECORDS&Artist=23874 While she was in France, Eugene Boudin proved to be another strong source of inspiration for her. Many of Walter’s beach scenes exhibit varying tones of gray, which are reminiscent of the atmospheric quality achieved in Boudin’s work. Many … Continue reading

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http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bremen-Hoetger-ErzengelGabriel.jpg Bernhard Hoetger’s Erzengel Michael, Der Kampf mit dem Drachen. Standort: Eingang zur Böttcherstraße in Bremen Date

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Bernhard Hoetger – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernhard_Hoetger Bernhard Hoetger (4 May 1874 in Dortmund – 18 July 1949 in Interlaken) was a German sculptor, painter and handicrafts artist of the Expressionist movement. The son of a Dortmund blacksmith, he studied sculpture in Detmold from 1888 to … Continue reading

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Woodmere Art Museum

http://www.woodmereartmuseum.org/exhibitions.html William Merritt Chase’s painting of the painter Elizabeth Fisher Washington..one of his students but an important painter in her own right….. American museums are in the business of acquiring, preserving, and interpreting America’s cultural heritage. It has been estimated … Continue reading

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http://www.woodmereartmuseum.org/col/garber.jpg With Edward Willis Redfield and Walter Elmer Schofield, Daniel Garber formed the triumvirate of painters who more than any others brought into prominence the Pennsylvania School of Impressionism, giving it national recognition. In 1942, Woodmere Art Museum mounted a … Continue reading

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