Tag Archives: Trees

1912: Bed of Reeds

Eero Järnefelt: Bed of Reeds (1912)

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1924: That’s What the Leaves Murmured

Diaz’s Forest In a forest painted by Diaz, a little motherkin and her child stood still. They were now a good hour from the village. Gnarled trunks spoke a primeval tongue. The mother said to her child: “In my opinion, … Continue reading

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1784: Cenotaph

Etienne-Louis Boullée: Cénotaphe de Newton (1784); for his proposal for a cenotaph for Isaac Newton, Boullée envisioned a 500-foot tall sphere encircled by plateaus containing hundreds of cypress trees. (source)

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1913: Evening

Harald Oskar Sohlberg: Evening, Akershus (1913)

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1934: Forest

Hans Emmenegger: Waldbild [Forest Image] (1934)

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1911: Autumn Leaves

From the December 9, 1911 issue of The Outlook: A number of years ago I was invited to visit a friend who lived at a large and beautiful country-seat on the Hudson. Shortly after my arrival I started, with a … Continue reading

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1891: February

Joaquim Vancells: February Landscape (1891)

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