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A Creek in St. Thomas (Virgin Islands), Camille Pissarro

A Creek in St. Thomas (Virgin Islands)

Camille Pissarro, 1856
At The Seaside — Self-portrait, Romaine Brooks

At The Seaside — Self-portrait

Romaine Brooks, 1914
Attersee, Gustav Klimt


Gustav Klimt, 1900
Aurora Borealis, Frederic Edwin Church

Aurora Borealis

Frederic Edwin Church, 1865
Breezing Up (A Fair Wind), Winslow Homer

Breezing Up (A Fair Wind)

Winslow Homer, 1873-1876
Chalk Cliffs on Rügen, Caspar David Friedrich

Chalk Cliffs on Rügen

Caspar David Friedrich, 1818
Coastline of the Isle of Gozo, Augustus Osborne Lamplough

Coastline of the Isle of Gozo

Augustus Osborne Lamplough, 1900
Collioure, André Derain


André Derain, 1905
Eagle Head, Manchester, Massachusetts, Winslow Homer

Eagle Head, Manchester, Massachusetts

Winslow Homer, 1870
Fishermen at Sea, Joseph Mallord William Turner

Fishermen at Sea

Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1796
Impression Sunrise, Claude Monet

Impression Sunrise

Claude Monet, 1872
In Port, Albert Gleizes

In Port

Albert Gleizes, 1917
L'Île Lacroix, Rouen, Camille Pissarro

L'Île Lacroix, Rouen

Camille Pissarro, 1888
Lighthouse on the Norwegian Coast, Peder Balke

Lighthouse on the Norwegian Coast

Peder Balke, 1855
Månelys, Peder Balke


Peder Balke, 1870
Memory of the Banks of l'Oise, Berthe Morisot

Memory of the Banks of l'Oise

Berthe Morisot, 1863
Mountains and Sea, Helen Frankenthaler

Mountains and Sea

Helen Frankenthaler, 1952
Naval Battle at the Entrance of Inchon, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

Naval Battle at the Entrance of Inchon

Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1904
Night at Gurzof, Ivan Aivazovsky

Night at Gurzof

Ivan Aivazovsky, 1891
North Cape, Peder Balke

North Cape

Peder Balke, 1844
Northeaster, Winslow Homer


Winslow Homer, 1895-1901
Northern Lights, Peder Balke

Northern Lights

Peder Balke, 1870
Paysage, Jean Metzinger


Jean Metzinger, 1904
Rocky Coast and Gulls, Winslow Homer

Rocky Coast and Gulls

Winslow Homer, 1869
Sailboat on a Raging Sea, Théodore Géricault

Sailboat on a Raging Sea

Théodore Géricault, 1818-1819
Seascape Study with Rain Cloud, John Constable

Seascape Study with Rain Cloud

John Constable, 1827
Seaside Inlet, Concarneau, France, Cecilia Beaux

Seaside Inlet, Concarneau, France

Cecilia Beaux, 1888
Steigen, Peder Balke


Peder Balke, 1847-1849
Sunrise from Tiger Hill, Gaganendranath Tagore

Sunrise from Tiger Hill

Gaganendranath Tagore, 1920
The Battle of Trafalgar, Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Battle of Trafalgar

Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1822-1824
The brig Mercury encounter after defeating two Turkish ships, Ivan Aivazovsky

The brig Mercury encounter after defeating two Turkish ships

Ivan Aivazovsky, 1848
The Fog Warning, Winslow Homer

The Fog Warning

Winslow Homer, 1885
The Gulf of Marseilles Seen from L'Estaque, Paul Cézanne

The Gulf of Marseilles Seen from L'Estaque

Paul Cézanne, 1885
The Gulf Stream, Winslow Homer

The Gulf Stream

Winslow Homer, 1899
The Herring Net, Winslow Homer

The Herring Net

Winslow Homer, 1885
The Life Stages, Caspar David Friedrich

The Life Stages

Caspar David Friedrich, 1834
The Ninth Wave, Ivan Aivazovsky

The Ninth Wave

Ivan Aivazovsky, 1850
The Odyssey of Odysseus, Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl

The Odyssey of Odysseus

Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl, 1933
The Slave Ship, Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Slave Ship

Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1840
The Taira ghosts rising from the sea to attack Yoshitsune’s ship, Utagawa Kuniyoshi

The Taira ghosts rising from the sea to attack Yoshitsune’s ship

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1845
The wanderer above the sea of fog, Caspar David Friedrich

The wanderer above the sea of fog

Caspar David Friedrich, 1818
The Wave, Gustave Courbet

The Wave

Gustave Courbet, 1869-1867
Undertow, Winslow Homer


Winslow Homer, 1886
Untitled (Seascape), Emily Carr

Untitled (Seascape)

Emily Carr, 1935
Waves - Creative Force, Wenzel Hablik

Waves - Creative Force

Wenzel Hablik, 1909
What freedom!, Ilya Repin

What freedom!

Ilya Repin, 1903
Young Girls by the Seaside, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

Young Girls by the Seaside

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, 1879
More Themes in Art
Landscape Painting, Nature

Landscape Painting

Back to nature

Flowers, Nature


Reimagining natural beauty

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