Mela Koehler - Peacock headdress

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Peacock headdress (Austrian). Postcard.
Attributed to Mela Koehler (Austrian, 1885–1960). Published by Marcus Munk
Image and text information courtesy MFA Boston.

Polydore Beaufaux - Oriental Girl with a Dove

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Polydore Beaufaux (1829-1905) est un peintre belge. Ses sujets de prédilections sont les scènes bibliques, le portrait et les scènes de genre.

Polydore Beaufaux (1829-1905) was a Belgian painter. He favored Biblical scenes, portraits and genre pieces.

Charles Dufresne - The Peacock of Versailles

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Georges-Charles Dufresne, dit Charles Dufresne (1876-1938) est un peintre, graveur, sculpteur et décorateur français.

Charles Dufresne (1876-1938) was a French painter, engraver, sculptor and decorator.

Art Deco Fashion Postcard by Gaspar Camps


Gaspar Camps (1874-1942) est un peintre, illustrateur et affichiste espagnol, rattaché à l'Art nouveau et au modernisme catalan.

Gaspar Camps (1874-1942) was a spanish painter.

François-Nicolas Martinet - Histoire des Oiseaux c.1790

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François-Nicolas Martinet (1731-1800) est un ingénieur et graveur français. Il réalise la gravure de très nombreux ouvrages d'histoire naturelle, notamment en ornithologie.

François-Nicolas Martinet (1731-1800) was a French engineer, engraver and naturalist.

William John Hennessy - A Spring Fantasy

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William John Hennessy (1839-1917) est un artiste irlandais.

William John Hennessy (1839-1917) was an Irish artist.

Philip de Laszlo


Philip de Laszlo (1869-1937) est un peintre britannique d'origine hongroise.

Philip de Laszlo (1869-1937) was a Hungarian painter known particularly for his portraits of royal and aristocratic personages. In 1900, he married Lucy Guinness of Stillorgan, County Dublin, and became a British subject in 1914.

Archibald Thorburn

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Archibald Thorburn (1860-1935) est un illustrateur écossais spécialisé dans les oiseaux.

Archibald Thorburn (1860-1935) was a Scottish artist and animal painter and bird illustrator, painting mostly in watercolour. 

Marjatta Tapiola - Hera Decorates Peacock 1987


Marjatta Tapiola (née en 1951) est une artiste finlandaise.

Marjatta Tapiola (born 30 April 1951) is a Finnish painter.

Jessie Arms Botke - White Peacocks in Angel’s Trumpets


Jessie Hazel Arms Botke (1883-1971) est une artiste américaine connue pour ses peintures d'oiseaux.

Jessie Hazel Arms Botke (1883-1971) was an Illinois and California painter noted for her bird images and use of gold leaf highlights.

David de Coninck - A Peacock, a Macaw and Rabbits in a Landscape

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David de Koninck ou de Coninck (vers 1642-vers 1705) aussi connu sous le surnom de Rammelaer, est un peintre baroque flamand.

David de Coninck or David de Koninck, also known as Rammelaer (c.1642-c.1705) was a Flemish painter who specialised in still lifes and landscapes with animals and hunting scenes. Recognised as a leading animal painter, de Coninck was able to develop an international career which caused him to work for extended periods in Paris, Rome and Vienna.

Anton Raphaël Mengs - Portrait of Isabel Parreño y Arce, Marquesa de Llano 1772

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Anton Raphaël Mengs (1728-1779) à Rome, est un peintre et un écrivain d'art allemand, le plus représentatif de la peinture néoclassique.

Anton Raphaël Mengs (1728-1779) was a German Bohemian painter, active in Rome, Madrid and Saxony, who became one of the precursors to Neoclassical painting.

Ulisse Aldrovandi


Ulisse Aldrovandi (1522-1605) est un éminent scientifique italien de la Renaissance.

Ulisse Aldrovandi (1522-1605) was an Italian naturalist, the moving force behind Bologna's botanical garden, one of the first in Europe. Carl Linnaeus and the comte de Buffon reckoned him the father of natural history studies. He is usually referred to, especially in older literature, as Aldrovandus; his name in Italian is equally given as Aldroandi.