19th Century

Hesiod and the Muses

Gustave Moreau, 1870

I quite like the subject of violent exercise. It makes the most surprising painting you can imagine.

Letters by Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet, 1870

The armistice has just been rejected, so the war will carry on worse than before - I've often regretted sending you away from Paris, but now I'm glad I did. I'm joining the artillery and will be stationed at the Porte de Saint-Ouen...

Letters from the front: The Franco-Prussian War

Édouard Manet, 1870


Peder Balke, 1870

Northern Lights

Peder Balke, 1870


Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 1870

Phyllis and Demophoon

Edward Burne-Jones, 1870

Portrait of Ihaka Whanga

Gottfried Lindauer, 1870

Portrait of the Artist's Mother and Sister

Berthe Morisot, 1869-1870


Edward Mitchell Bannister, 1870

Vardøhus Fortress

Peder Balke, 1870

Arrangement in Grey and Black No.1

James McNeill Whistler, 1871

Early Snow at Louveciennes

Alfred Sisley, 1870-1871

Hiawatha's Marriage

Mary Edmonia Lewis, 1871

Louveciennes, Route de Saint-Germain

Camille Pissarro, 1871

Portrait of Mlle. Hortense Valpinçon

Edgar Degas, 1871

Prayer in the Mosque of Amr

Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1871

Rabbi Carrying the Law

Simeon Solomon, 1871

Route de Versailles, Rocquencourt

Camille Pissarro, 1871

Royal Albert Hall

Captain Francis Fowke and Major-General Henry Y. D. Scott, 1871

The New Haarlem Sluis at the Singel

Matthijs Maris, 1871

The Parthenon

Frederic Edwin Church, 1871

The Trout

Gustave Courbet, 1871

Edma with her Daughter Jeanne

Berthe Morisot, 1872

a fool is a man with no intellect, and a man without learning cannot have intellect

An Encouragement for Learning

Fukuzawa Yukichi, 1872

Girl at the pump

Matthijs Maris, 1872

Impression Sunrise

Claude Monet, 1872


William Morris, 1872

Madame Monet Reading Le Figaro

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 1872

Petites Maraudeuses (Little Thieves)

William-Adolphe Bouguereau, 1872

Pollice Verso

Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1872

Port-Marly, White Frost

Alfred Sisley, 1872

Still Life with Apples and Pears

Camille Pissarro, 1872

Still Life with Apples and Pitcher

Camille Pissarro, 1872

The Biglin Brothers Racing

Thomas Eakins, 1872

The Bower Meadow

Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 1872

The Bridge at Villeneuve-la-Garenne

Alfred Sisley, 1872

Autumn Landscape with a Flock of Turkeys

Jean-François Millet, 1872-1873

Barge Haulers On The Volga

Ilya Repin, 1870-1873

Hide and Seek (Cache-Cache)

Berthe Morisot, 1873

La Comtesse de Keller

Alexandre Cabanel, 1873

Lady Lilith

Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 1866-1873


Alexandre Cabanel, 1873

Petition to Congress for Women's Right to Vote



Camille Pissarro, 1873

Sierra Nevada

Albert Bierstadt, 1871-1873

The Railway

Édouard Manet, 1873

Young Shepherdess

Jean-François Millet, 1870-1873


Jean-François Millet, 1874


Édouard Manet, 1874

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