Category Archives: Eighteenth Century

After the Masters

  Jumping off from yesterday’s post, I have uploaded a pretty terrible photo of a section of a postcard of an eighteenth-century Dutch floral painting by Jan van OS, held in the Art Gallery of South Australia collection.  It’s taped … Continue reading

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Carolus Linnaeus

 Carolus Linnaeus sits lonely in a quiet corner of the Botanic Gardens. I decided he needed a little something to spruce up his blemished portrait.  It took me two visits to install – the first time I waited for what … Continue reading

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Jean-Francois de Troy, Pan and Syrinx c.1720 Cleveland Museum of Art

In honour of the eighteenth-century 🙂

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