Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Solitude. Souvenir de Vigen, Limousin, 1866.
Gaetano Previati, Women Smoking Hashish
"Lady in Blue" (also known as "Portrait of the Artist Yelizaveta Martynova") (1897-1900) (detail) by Konstantin Somov (1869-1939).
Self-portrait (1900). Elin Kleopatra Danielson-Gambogi (Finnish, 1861-1919). Oil on canvas. Ateneumin Taidemuseo, Helsinki.
In 1899 Danielson-Gambogi exhibited at the “Società di Belle Arti di Firenze” and was accepted at the Venice Biennial and was shown in the room for “Italian artists not belonging to any association.” She was the first Finnish artist to be admitted to the prestigious exhibition. In Florence again, in 1900, she was awarded a silver medal for the beautiful “Autoritratto” (Self-Portrait).
Penelope unravelling her web by lamp light. 1783-85. Joseph Wright of Derby. British 1734-1797. oil/canvas.
A Window , House on the Hudson River- Thomas Worthington Whittredge
In an old house, Victoria Vitalyevna Samsonova. Russian, born in 1975 Moscow.