One of France's most brilliant 19th century painters gives us a lot to think about in this mysterious and wintry scene.
So, you know that I'm a huge admirer of Jean-Léon Gérôme, the French artist of the late 19th century whose vivid brush captured scenes so [...]
Winslow Homer, who painted this dramatic scene, was one of America's preeminent painters at the end of the 19th century.
Here is a brief and beautiful snapshot in time depicting the world of upper-class women in the mid-19th century, a topic Alfred Stevens was gifted at painting.
This curious Dutch painting from the 17th century is intended to remind its viewers of the transience and delicacy of life.
There's a lot going on in this picture of a nobleman's house in 19th century Russia.
This beautiful nautical painting depicts a real event, a little-known steamship disaster of the late 19th century.
A private barrel-tasting for one!
A quiet bookshop in 19th century Amsterdam is the setting for this interesting painting, created by an actor.
Now this looks like a nice day.