Tag Archive: old age

Fairy Tales With Elderly Models Captured In ‘Eyes As Big As Plates’ By Karoline Hjorth And Riitta Ikonen | Huffington Post (29 March 2014)

Finnish artist Riitta Ikonen and Norwegian photographer Karoline Hjorth decided to explore what happens when fairy tales end happily ever after, revisiting their favorite mythical characters post-retirement. The result, the intriguing series “Eyes… Continue reading

Anna Lynch, An Elderly Woman, ca 1900

Jason Bard Yarmosky Part II: Elder Kinder 2012

url:  http://www.jasonyarmosky.com/ELDER-KINDER-2012  Elder Kinder pays homage to the idea that age is not a deterrent to living fully, but rather a springboard for exploration. My paintings examine the relationship between the limitations of… Continue reading

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, A Worker at Celeyran, 1882

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) The Old Fisherman (Salmeron), 1895

Ruth Roberts Griswold Oil Portrait, ca. 1840s

  Ruth Roberts Griswold (b. Jan 24, 1768 d. May 31, 1847) is shown in this oil portrait, painted by an itinerant artist about 1840. She was the wife of Ezra Griswold, Scioto… Continue reading

Honoré Daumier (1808-1879), The Laundress, ca. 1863.

Theresa Bernstein (1890-2012), The Readers, 1914

Matthius Stom, Old Woman with a Candle, ca. 1640s

Salvador Dali, Old Man at the Twilight Hour (The Crepuscular Old Man), ca. 1918