Selected Works Landscapes
This selection demonstrates the growing importance of landscape in art since ancient times. By the seventeenth century, landscape art had become a genre in its own right, in which Claude Lorrain, Hubert Robert, Canaletto and other talented artists excelled.
John CONSTABLE (East Bergholt, Suffolk, 1776-London,...
Weymouth Bay with Approaching Storm
Jacob (Isaacksz.) van RUISDAEL
The Ray of Sunlight
After Battista DOSSI
Tapestry depicting scenes from...
Summer, or Ruth and Boaz
Caspar David FRIEDRICH
Seashore by Moonlight
Scene in the Nile marshes
New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1450-1400 BC
Thebes, tomb of Neferhotep
Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot
Recollection of Mortefontaine
Pilgrimage to Cythera
Paintings from the tomb of Unsu
New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Hatshepsut or...
Egypt, necropolis of Thebes
Prints and Drawings
Claude GELLEE, called Le Lorrain(e) (Champagne, Vosges,...