ObeliskThemes in Art

Night

A lighthouse on fire at night, Joseph Wright of Derby

A lighthouse on fire at night

Joseph Wright of Derby, c. 1770
Abraham's Oak, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Abraham's Oak

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1905
Bacchanal, Franz Stuck

Bacchanal

Franz Stuck, 1905
Back to Nature, John Dunkley

Back to Nature

John Dunkley, 1939
Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night, Katsushika Ōi

Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night

Katsushika Ōi, 1850
Bird’s-Nesters, Jean-François Millet

Bird’s-Nesters

Jean-François Millet, 1874
Black Belt, Archibald Motley

Black Belt

Archibald Motley, 1934
Fantastic night, Marianne von Werefkin

Fantastic night

Marianne von Werefkin, 1917
Fishing by Torchlight in Kai Province, Katsushika Hokusai

Fishing by Torchlight in Kai Province

Katsushika Hokusai, 1833
Forest, Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Forest

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, 1907
Heroine Rushing to Her Lover (Abhisarika Nayika), The Family of Nainsukh

Heroine Rushing to Her Lover (Abhisarika Nayika)

The Family of Nainsukh, c. 1870
Hoarfrost, Théodore Rousseau

Hoarfrost

Théodore Rousseau, 1845
Into the Night, Marianne von Werefkin

Into the Night

Marianne von Werefkin, c. 1910
Iron Forge Viewed from Without, Joseph Wright of Derby

Iron Forge Viewed from Without

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1773
Kudanzaka at Night in Early Summer, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

Kudanzaka at Night in Early Summer

Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1880
La Fiancee de la Nuit, Gustave Moreau

La Fiancee de la Nuit

Gustave Moreau, 1892
Midnight Tango (2am), Nemesio Antúnez

Midnight Tango (2am)

Nemesio Antúnez, c. 1990
Night and Sleep, Evelyn De Morgan

Night and Sleep

Evelyn De Morgan, 1878
Night at Gurzof, Ivan Aivazovsky

Night at Gurzof

Ivan Aivazovsky, 1891
Night Landscape, Piet Mondrian

Night Landscape

Piet Mondrian, 1907-1908
Night Scene in the Yoshiwara, Katsushika Ōi

Night Scene in the Yoshiwara

Katsushika Ōi, 1850
Nighthawks, Edward Hopper

Nighthawks

Edward Hopper, 1942
Nocturne, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne

James McNeill Whistler, 1870-1877
Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket

James McNeill Whistler, 1875
Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Old Battersea Bridge, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Old Battersea Bridge

James McNeill Whistler, 1872-1875
Romantic Landscape, Luigi Russolo

Romantic Landscape

Luigi Russolo, 1944
Spider’s Web, John Dunkley

Spider’s Web

John Dunkley, c. 1940
The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds, Rembrandt van Rijn

The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds

Rembrandt van Rijn, 1634
The Annual Girandola at the Castel Sant’Angelo, Rome, Joseph Wright of Derby

The Annual Girandola at the Castel Sant’Angelo, Rome

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1775-1776
The Boulevard Montmartre at Night, Camille Pissarro

The Boulevard Montmartre at Night

Camille Pissarro, 1897
The Dark Mountain, No. 1, Marsden Hartley

The Dark Mountain, No. 1

Marsden Hartley, 1909
The Dark Mountain, No. 2, Marsden Hartley

The Dark Mountain, No. 2

Marsden Hartley, 1909
The Flatiron, Early Photography

The Flatiron

Edward J. Steichen, 1904-1909
The Night and an Old man, Chang Ucchin

The Night and an Old man

Chang Ucchin, 1990
The Sheepfold, Moonlight, Jean-François Millet

The Sheepfold, Moonlight

Jean-François Millet, 1856-1860
The Starry Night, Vincent Van Gogh

The Starry Night

Vincent Van Gogh, 1889
Three Spanish Jars, John Dunkley

Three Spanish Jars

John Dunkley, c. 1940
Untitled, Moon Over a Harbor, Edward Mitchell Bannister

Untitled, Moon Over a Harbor

Edward Mitchell Bannister, 1868
More Themes in Art
Landscape Painting, Nature

Landscape Painting

Back to nature

Seascapes, Nature

Seascapes

Flowers, Nature

Flowers

Reimagining natural beauty

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