Antonio Pollaiuolo - Portrait of a young Lady, detail (1470-75). Italian fashion was quite different from that of Middle and Northern Europe of the same period. Compare this to the portrait by Memling painted at the same time.
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Reapers Resting in a Wheat Field, 1885. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1950 (50.130.14) | During the mid- and late 1880s, Sargent's interest in Impressionism was nourished by his contact with Claude Monet, whom he visited several times at Giverny beginning in early summer 1885, and by the chance to work outdoors during the summers of 1885 and 1886 in the Cotswolds village of Broadway, Worcestershire.
Hannah Lamb: Postcards from Saltaire | These little cyanotype prints are all made using 'weeds' from around the World Heritage Site of Saltaire village and will create both individual snapshots of place and time, and as a group, a kind of map of Saltaire flora. #printmaking
Jacques Louis David (French, 1748–1825). Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836), 1788. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, in honor of Everett Fahy, 1977 (1977.10).