Woman Reading in an Interior. Carl Vilhelm Holsoe (Danish, Oil on canvas. Holsoe’s interior paintings are very similar to those of Vilhelm Hammershøi. Holsøe, Hammershøi and Peter Ilsted were the leading artists of the early century in Denmark.
The Housemaid William McGregor Paxton Oil on canvas. Paxton and other Boston School artists shared an interest in the century painter Jan Vermeer. The maid's trance-like state, the painting's strong lighting, and the precisely
The Mona Lisa (La Gioconda or La Joconde, or Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, a half-length portrait of a woman by the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci, art in the world." The painting, is in oil and is now at the Musée du Louvre in Paris.
thomerama: Carl Vilhelm Holsoe ("literature is my utopia." - helen keller)