Friday, June 28, 2013

The Villiage Blacksmith


 Fanny Palmer (American artist, 1812-1876) Published by N Currier  The Village Blacksmith

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Children - Against all odds...


John George Brown (American artist, 1831-1913)  Bluffing


Abbott Fuller Graves (American artist, 1859 – 1936) The Fisherman's Lesson


 Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   Ice Skater or Child Warming Hands


 James Goodwyn Clonney (American genre artist, 1812–1867) Asleep


Abbott Fuller Graves (American artist, 1859–1936) Trying the Pipe


John George Brown (American artist, 1831-1913)  We Can't Be Caught


 Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   In the Hayloft


John George Brown (American artist, 1831-1913)  My Best Friend


John Joseph Enneking (American artist, 1841 – 1916) Pulling Out the Splinter


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   Little Boy on a Stool


John George Brown (American artist, 1831-1913)  Daisy McComb Holding a Pink Rose


 Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)  Lunchtime


John George Brown (American genre paintere, 1831-1913)   Tete a Tete


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   Scholar


John George Brown (American artist, 1831-1913)  The Industrious Family


 Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Lesson


John George Brown (American genre paintere, 1831-1913)   The Peacemaker


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Little Convalescent


John George Brown (American genre paintere, 1831-1913)  Golden Locks, Left Behind


 Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Old Stage Coast


Carl Hirschberg (American artist, 1854 – 1923) The Orange


John George Brown (American genre paintere, 1831-1913)  St Patrick's Day


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Storyteller at the Camp


John George Brown (American genre paintere, 1831-1913)  Hiding in the Old Oak


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Young Sweep


Samuel S. Carr (American genre painter, 1837–1908) Little Drummer Boy


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)   The Boyhood of Abraham Lincoln


Thomas Eakins (American artist, 1844-1916)  Baby at Play


Eastman Johnson (American painter, 1824-1906)  What the Shell Says


Wednesday, June 26, 2013

1857 American Farm Yard


Fanny Palmer (American artist, 1812-1876) Published by N Currier American Farm Yard 1857

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

A Few Plain Women

.

Gorge Henry Durrie (1820-1863) Sarah Murcelus 1841

George Cooke (1793–1849) Lucie Harvie Hull of Athens, Georgia

James Reid Lambdin (1807–1889) Sarah Joseph Hale

Erastus Salisbury Field (1805–1900) Portrait of a Woman said to be Clarissa Gallond Cook in front of a Cityscape

Cephas Giovanni Thompson (1809 – 1888) Portrait of a Woman

Gorge Henry Durrie (1820-1863) Mrs John Forman 1841

James Reid Lambdin (1807–1889) Mrs James Reid Lambdin (Mary Ohara Cochran)

..

Friday, June 21, 2013

Post Civil War fashions for American Women


1866 Godey's fashions for April 1866


1866 Godey's fashions for December, 1866


1866 Godey's fashions for January 1866


1866 Godey's fashions for May 1866


1866 Godey's fashions for October 1866.


1866 Kimmel & Forster Nov. 1866


1867 Godey's fashions for February 1867


1867 Godey's fashions for July 1867


1867 Godey's fashions for March 1867


1867 Godey's fashions for November 1867


1867 Kimmel & Forster


1867 Kimmel & Forster


1867 Kimmel & Forster


1867 Kimmel & Forster May 1867


1867 Kimmel & Forster


1868 Godey's fashion for March 1868


1868 Godey's fashions for May 1868


1868 Godey's fashions for October 1868


1868 Godey's fashions for September 1868


1868 Kimmel & Forster


1869 Godey's fashions for February 1869


1869 Godey's fashions for September 1869


1870 Godey's fashions for March 1870


1870 Kimmel & Forster


1870 Kimmel & Forster