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Adriaen van Ostade

Posted by Brosh Tarantino on 2nd Apr 2020

Adriaen van Ostade

Dutch genre artist Adriaen van Ostade was born on December 10, 1610 at Haarlem. His father was a weaver from Ostade in the Netherlands. In 1627 Adriaen completed his artistic studies under the Dutch artist Frans Hals. His early work was much influenced by Adriaen Brouwer, a contemporar … Read more
Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851 - 1935)

Posted by Brosh Tarantino on 20th Mar 2020

Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851 - 1935)

Levi Wells Prentice, a highly esteemed North American still-life and landscape painter, was born in Lewis County, New York on December 18, 1851. In addition to his amazing artistic talents, he also enjoyed the craft of making his own brushes, palettes, and frames. While living in Syrac … Read more
William Etty  RA- 1787-1849

Posted by Brosh Tarantino on 20th Mar 2020

William Etty RA- 1787-1849

William Etty was born on March 10th, 1787 in York. Mister Etty is best known for his nude paintings. If it was not for the financial help of his uncle, also named William Etty, he never would have been able to move to London to pursue his dream of painting. Also thanks to his uncle Mister … Read more
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