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  1. about 14 hours ago on That is Priceless

    Self-portrait

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Szinyei_%C3%96narck%C3%A9p_1897.jpg 

    has info and links that point to info about this paintng.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/szinyei_merse_pal.html 

    https://prabook.com/web/pavol.pal_szinyei_merse/1964843 

    https://www.wga.hu/bio_m/s/szinyei/biograph.html 

    http://pal-szinyei-merse.artworkdatabase.com/biography 

    http://www.safran-arts.com/42day/art/art4jul/art0704.html 

    http://www.hungarianreview.com/article/20190921_pal_szinyei_merse_european_spirit_hungarian_soul_on_the_impressions_of_the_pal_szinyei_merse 

    all have info, or links that point to more info, about this artist, perhaps in addition to what’s pointed to by the title URL. This is the first work by him used here.

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2622 (January 18, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  2. 1 day ago on That is Priceless

    Parents happiness

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jean-Eug%C3%A8ne_Buland_-_Bonheur_des_parents_(1903).jpg 

    (best viewed using Google Chrome, which can automatically translate most pages as necessary) has info and links that point to info about this painting.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/buland_eugene.html 

    https://www.wga.hu/bio_m/b/buland/biograph.html 

    https://www.artrenewal.org/Artist/Index/572 

    https://www.pictorem.com/profile/Jean-Eugene.Buland 

    https://www.askart.com/artist/Jean_Eugene_Buland/11091678/Jean_Eugene_Buland.aspx 

    https://www.galeriearyjan.com/pdf-2-1575-1576-buland-jean-eugene-the-artist-in-his-studio.htm 

    http://www.thearttribune.com/Eugene-Buland-1852-1926.html 

    all have info, or links that point to more info, about this artist (again, askart.com can be read in full for free on Fridays), perhaps in addition to that pointed to by the title URL. So far, 2 works by him have been used here. 

    https://www.gocomics.com/that-is-priceless/2018/02/21?comments=visible 

    has the prior (my comment there included 3 of the artist info URLs).

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2621 (January 17, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  3. 3 days ago on Cul de Sac

    This time, a little over 10 years ago, Richard posted a blog entry regarding this and 13 earlier strips: 

    http://richardspooralmanac.blogspot.com/2011/01/todays-cul-de-sac-january-1-through-16.html

  4. 5 days ago on That is Priceless

    The chair-bottomer

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leo_Gestel_The_chair-bottomer_1902.jpg 

    has info and links that point to info about this roughly A5 paper size paintng.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/gestel_leo.html 

    http://www.artnet.com/artists/leo-gestel/ 

    http://www.dolfvanomme.nl/en/collection/artist/leo_gestel/20 

    https://www.catawiki.com/l/43678771-leo-gestel-1881-1941-badgasten 

    http://arteaula23.blogspot.com/2015/12/leo-gestel-1881-1941.html 

    all have info, or links that point to more info, about this artist (again, Google Chrome can translate if necessary), perhaps in addition to what’s pointed to by the title URL. This is the first work by him used here.

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2620 (January 14, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  5. 6 days ago on That is Priceless

    Conradin of Swabia and Frederick of Baden or Conradin of Swabia and Frederick of Baden Waiting for Verdict

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pauline_Soltau_Conradin_von_Schwaben_und_Friedrich_von_Baden.jpg 

    (best viewed using Google Chrome, with Google Translate added to chrome://extensions, which can automatically translate most pages as necessary) has info and links that point to more info about this roughly jumbo envelope size painting.

     

    https://www.askart.com/artist/Pauline_Soltau/11071583/Pauline_Soltau.aspx 

    has info, or links that point to more info, about this artist (again, it can be read in full for free on Fridays), perhaps in addition to what’s pointed to by the title URL, which indirectly points to her German Wikipedia page: 

    https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pauline_Soltau 

    (again, Chrome can automatically translate as necessary). First work by her used here.

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2619 (January 13, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  6. 7 days ago on That is Priceless

    The Viva

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Henry_Jamyn_Brooks_-_The_Viva_-_1894.jpg 

    has info and links that point to more info about this painting.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/brooks_henry_jamyn.html 

    may point to info on this artist, other than what’s pointed to by the title URL (what else I found replicates that). First work by him used here.

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2618 (January 12, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  7. 7 days ago on That is Priceless

    https://nkl.snl.no/Frits_Thaulow

    has Norwegian info about this artist (again, Chrome can automatically translate).

  8. 8 days ago on That is Priceless

    Washerwomen at Quimperle

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:FritzThaulowQuimperl%C3%A9.jpg 

    (best viewed using Google Chrome, which can automatically translate most webpages if necessary) has info and links that point to info about this paintng.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/thaulow_frits.html 

    https://www.wikiart.org/en/frits-thaulow 

    https://www.iamasf.org/frits-thaulow 

    https://www.wga.hu/bio_m/t/thaulow/biograph.html 

    https://www.askart.com/artist/Frits_Johan_Frederik_Thaulow/11008324/Frits_Johan_Frederik_Thaulow.aspx 

    http://www.artnet.com/artists/frits-thaulow/ 

    https://www.pictorem.com/profile/Frits.Thaulow 

    https://www.galeriearyjan.com/en/thaulow-frits.htm 

    https://prabook.com/web/frits.thaulow/3743283 

    all have info, or links that point to more info, about this artist (again, askart.com can be read for free in full on Fridays), perhaps in addition to what’s pointed to by the title URL. This is the first work by him used here.

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2617 (January 11, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  9. 9 days ago on That is Priceless

    Herdsman’s Repose

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%C3%89douard_Debat-Ponsan_-_Herdsman%27s_Repose.jpg 

    has info and links that point to info about this painting.

     

    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/debat-ponsan_edouard.html 

    https://www.the-athenaeum.org/people/detail.php?ID=2247 

    https://www.wikiart.org/en/edouard-debat-ponsan 

    http://www.artnet.com/artists/edouard-bernard-debat-ponsan/ 

    http://www.pccc.edu/home/cultural-affairs/art-galleries/permanent-collections/the-hamilton-club-art-collection/selected-paintings 

    https://books.google.com/books?id=85LBcXD3nm4C&pg=PA563&q=DEBAT-PONSAN#v=onepage&q=DEBAT-PONSAN&f=false 

    https://www.galeriearyjan.com/pdf-2-599-600-debat-ponsan-edouard--fleurs-de-mais-.htm 

    https://www.portovenereart.com/Artists/925 

    https://rehs.com/Edouard_Bernard_Debat-Ponsan_Bio.html 

    all have info, or links that point to more info, about this artist, perhaps in addition to than what’s pointed to by the title URL. So far, 3 works by him have been used here. 

    https://www.gocomics.com/that-is-priceless/2020/12/22?comments=visible 

    has the prior (my comment there used the same artist info URLs, the second of which may be unresponsive).

     

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by (⌘- or Ctrl-) clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s MASTERPIECE #2616 (January 10, 2021) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment.

  10. 10 days ago on Cul de Sac

    Once again, a little over 10 years ago, Richard posted a blog entry regarding this strip: 

    http://richardspooralmanac.blogspot.com/2011/01/todays-cul-de-sac-january-9-2011.html