Tag Archive: Old Woman

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

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.

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

Jason Bard Yarmosky Part I: Elder Kinder 2011

 website:  www.jasonyarmosky.com (all images © Jason Bard Yamorsky) Since debuting “Elder Kinder”, his first solo exhibition in 2011, Yarmosky continues to push the conceptual boundaries of figurative portrait painting by exploring the juxtaposition… Continue reading

Archibald John Motley, Jr (American Harlem Renaissance painter, 1891-1981)

        Sources Edward M. Gomez, ‘Archibald J. Motley, Jr.’s Paintings: Modern Art Shaped by Precision, Candor, and Soul’ (March 09, 2014), Hyperallergic  It’s About Time (art blog maintained by Barbara Wells… Continue reading

Johannes Matthaeus Koelz, Heads of Two Old People, 1930

Fyodor Andreevich Bronnikov (Russian painter, 1827-1902): Portraits of old age