If you are in Europe, please Click Here & Buy Directly From Europe Gallery!
100% hand painted oil painting  

 

HOME

Artist: John Martin
Manfred and the Witch of the Alps (mk47)
ID::. 26148
Size: 20x24 INS

BACK

 

Width: INS
Height: INS 
     
 
90 days guarantee
  
If you buy framed oil paintings with quantity, click HERE and buy directly from China frame factory and get a BIG discount!
Click & Choose
Manfred and the Witch of the Alps (mk47)stretcherstretchedFrame ID: Ta026Frame ID: Ta087Frame ID: TA198Frame ID: Ta3070-1Frame ID: ta3071-1Frame ID: ta3078-1Frame ID: ta3081-1Frame ID: Ta3123-3Frame ID: Ta3139-1Frame ID: Ta3142-1Frame ID: Ta001-2Frame ID: Ta001-3Frame ID: Ta002Frame ID: ta003Frame ID: Ta012Frame ID: Ta016Frame ID: Ta017Frame ID: Ta020Frame ID: Ta021Frame ID: Ta021sFrame ID: Ta034Frame ID: Ta035Frame ID: Ta039Frame ID: Ta043Frame ID: Ta050Frame ID: Ta051Frame ID: Ta056Frame ID: Ta057Frame ID: Ta068Frame ID: Ta082Frame ID: Ta086Frame ID: ta096Frame ID: Ta112Frame ID: Ta125-4Frame ID: Ta144Frame ID: Ta149-2Frame ID: Ta159Frame ID: TA213Frame ID: ta214Frame ID: ta220


   John Martin Manfred and the Witch of the Alps (mk47)   

Would you like old masters work for your portrait? Click here!

Europe Customers, Click Here & Buy Directly From Europe Gallery!
EMAIL US   How do we stretch your painting?   Terms & Conditions

 



Here are some oil paintings we have painted!

 

John Martin

British 1789-1854 John Martin Gallery His first exhibited subject picture, Sadak in Search of the Waters of Oblivion (now in the St. Louis Art Museum), was hung in the Ante-room of the Royal Academy in 1812, and sold for fifty guineas. It was followed by the Expulsion (1813), Paradise (1813), Clytie (1814), and Joshua Commanding the Sun to Stand Still upon Gibeon (1816). In 1821 appeared his Belshazzar's Feast, which excited much favorable and hostile comment, and was awarded a prize of £200 at the British Institution, where the Joshua had previously carried off a premium of £100. Then came the Destruction of Herculaneum (1822), the Creation (1824), the Eve of the Deluge (1841), and a series of other Biblical and imaginative subjects. The Plains of Heaven is thought to reflect his memories of the Allendale of his youth. Martin's large paintings were inspired by "contemporary dioramas or panoramas, popular entertainments in which large painted cloths were displayed, and animated by the skilful use of artificial light. Martin has often been claimed as a forerunner of the epic cinema, and there is no doubt that the pioneer director D. W. Griffith was aware of his work." In turn, the diorama makers borrowed Martin's work, to the point of plagiarism. A 2000-square-foot version of Belshazzar's Feast was mounted at a facility called the British Diorama in 1833; Martin tried, but failed, to shut down the display with a court order. Another diorama of the same picture was staged in New York City in 1835. These dioramas were tremendous successes with their audiences, but wounded Martin's reputation in the serious art world.
ID: 26148 Manfred and the Witch of the Alps (mk47) SBA 1838 Watercolour and bodycolour 388x558mm Whitworth Art Gallery University of Manchester









 

Wholesale China Oil Painting, Frame, Mirror Directly From Factory



 CLOSE

Hang Your Painting On Wall Now!   Email

John Martin


ORIGINALS