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Vincent Van Gogh - Fishing boats on the Beach at Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-MerFishing boats on the Beach at Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-MerVincent Van Gogh

Arles was not far from the Mediterranean. At the beginning of June 1888 Vincent visited the fishing village of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer where, in a matter of days, he produced two seascapes, a view of the village and nine drawings. He wrote to Theo about one of the seascapes: “I made the drawing of ...

Van Gogh Museum (Netherlands)
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Vincent Van Gogh - Seascape at Saintes-MariesSeascape at Saintes-MariesVincent Van Gogh

Saintes-Maries is the subject of a series of paintings that Vincent van Gogh made in 1888. When Van Gogh lived in Arles, he took a trip to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer on the Mediterranean sea, where he made several paintings of the seascape and town. In June 1888 Van Gogh took a 30 mile stagecoach trip...

Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
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Vincent Van Gogh - Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, Arles, at NightCafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, Arles, at NightVincent Van Gogh

Café Terrace at Night, also known as The Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, is a coloured oil painting executed by the Dutch artistVincent van Gogh on an industrially primed canvas of size 25 (Toile de 25 figure) in Arles, France, mid-September 1888. The painting is not signed, but described and me...

Kröller-Müller Museum (Otterlo, Netherlands)
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Vincent Van Gogh - Street in Saintes-MariesStreet in Saintes-MariesVincent Van Gogh

Fishing Boats at Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer is one of Van Gogh's reed pen drawings of Saint-Maries which he based on his painting.

Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia)
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Winslow Homer - Fishing Boats, Key WestFishing Boats, Key WestWinslow Homer

Few of Homer’s watercolors rival this one for its effects of simmering sunlight and steamy atmosphere, achieved through the speed of application of wet on wet washes, the broad and dexterous exploitation of the white paper reserve, and the judicious sponging of wet pigment, especially in the shadows...

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, United States)
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Claude Monet - The Studio BoatThe Studio BoatClaude Monet

Shortly after Monet moved to Argenteuil, he bought a boat and converted it into a floating studio. He kept it moored near his home and used it to get a vista of the riverbank from the water. As seen here, he also painted it from the bank to study the effects of shadow and reflection at a distance.

The Barnes Foundation (United States)
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Claude Monet - Bathers at La GrenouillereBathers at La GrenouillereClaude Monet

The painting here and one in the London National Gallery (Bathers at La Grenouillere , oil on canvas, 73 x 92 cm) are probably the sketches mentioned by Monet in his letter. A bigger size painting, now lost but formerly in the Arnhold collection in Berlin, may well have been the 'tableau' that he dr...

New York Metropolitan Museum of Art (United States)
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Winslow Homer - The Gulf StreamThe Gulf StreamWinslow Homer
71 x 124 cm, (1906)

The Gulf Stream is an 1899 oil painting by Winslow Homer. It shows a man in a small rudderless fishing boat struggling against the waves of the sea, and was the artist's last statement on a theme that had interested him for more than a decade. Homer vacationed often in Florida, Cuba, and the Caribbe...

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, United States)