A pile of books in a field, under the sun.

Books

A pile of books in a field, under the sun.

The Brook, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

The Brook

The Brook, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

This is a line engraving by Sir Anthony Van Dyck. The picture is one of many done for Charles I.  The original picture can be found in the Louvre

Charles I attended by the Marquis of Hamilton

This is a line engraving by Sir Anthony Van Dyck. The picture is one of many done for Charles I. The…

Children with a woman, looking at scenery.

Children

Children with a woman, looking at scenery.

A view of Cincinnati, Ohio in 1812.

Cincinnati in 1812

A view of Cincinnati, Ohio in 1812.

(1776-1837) English Romantic painter famous for his landscapes.

John Constable

(1776-1837) English Romantic painter famous for his landscapes.

The Corn Field, a painting by John Constable.

The Corn Field

The Corn Field, a painting by John Constable.

The Cottage Door, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

The Cottage Door

The Cottage Door, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

View of the countryside with a farm in the foreground and a village in the background.

Countryside

View of the countryside with a farm in the foreground and a village in the background.

Crag and tail, a term used to designate a peculiar hill conformation. a, crag; b, tail (boulder clay, drift, etc.); c, hollow in front of crag.

Crag and Tail

Crag and tail, a term used to designate a peculiar hill conformation. a, crag; b, tail (boulder clay,…

This painting was done by Frans Hals of him and his wife. The painting can now be found in the Riik's Museum in Amsterdam.

Frans Hals

This painting was done by Frans Hals of him and his wife. The painting can now be found in the Riik's…

(1727-1788) Famous British landscape and portrait painter.

Thomas Gainsborough

(1727-1788) Famous British landscape and portrait painter.

An landscape illustrating a house set behind a hill.

House Behind a Hill

An landscape illustrating a house set behind a hill.

"And Laban had two daughters. The name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel. And Leah's eyes were tender. But Rachel was beautiful and well favored. And Jacob loved Rachel. And he said, I will serve thee seven years for Rachel thy younger daughter. And Laban said, It is better that I give her to thee, than that I should give her to another man. Abide with me. And Jacob served seven years for Rachel. And they seemed unto him but a few days, for the love he had to her." Genesis 29:16-20 ASV
<p>This painting by Claude Gelle Le Lorrain is one of the most important works from the middle period of his career. It can be found over Lord Leconfield's seat at Petworth.

Jacob Bargaining with Laban for Rachel

"And Laban had two daughters. The name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.…

A cityscape of Knoxville, Tennessee during 1863.

Knoxville

A cityscape of Knoxville, Tennessee during 1863.

An illustration of a lake scene with people walking.

Lake Scene

An illustration of a lake scene with people walking.

Landscape with rainbow and sheep.

Landscape

Landscape with rainbow and sheep.

Landscape, house and soldier walking by tree on path

Landscape

Landscape, house and soldier walking by tree on path

A sketch of the country side.

Landscape Sketch

A sketch of the country side.

An illustration of a landscape with houses.

Landscape with Houses

An illustration of a landscape with houses.

An illustration of a lighthouse in the distance on a rocky shoreline.

Lighthouse

An illustration of a lighthouse in the distance on a rocky shoreline.

Lynnhaven Bay is a relatively small body of water in Virginia separated from the rest of the Chesapeake Bay by a small inlet.

Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia

Lynnhaven Bay is a relatively small body of water in Virginia separated from the rest of the Chesapeake…

The skyline of the battle field with military important features labeled.

Military Landscape

The skyline of the battle field with military important features labeled.

An illustration of the moon in the horizon illuminating a house.

Moon in the Horizon Illuminating a House

An illustration of the moon in the horizon illuminating a house.

An illustration of a mountainous landscape.

Mountainous Landscape

An illustration of a mountainous landscape.

An engraving by W. T. Green and Thomas Bolton, "O'erarched with Oaks that Form Fantastic Bowers." -Cundall, 1895

O'erarched with Oaks that Form Fantastic Bowers

An engraving by W. T. Green and Thomas Bolton, "O'erarched with Oaks that Form Fantastic Bowers." -Cundall,…

On the Stour, a painting by John Constable.

On the Stour

On the Stour, a painting by John Constable.

Osmington, Near Weymouth, a painting by John Constable.

Osmington, Near Weymouth

Osmington, Near Weymouth, a painting by John Constable.

An illustration of the Egyptian landscape with three pyramids in the distance.

Pyramids

An illustration of the Egyptian landscape with three pyramids in the distance.

This painting by Claude Gelle Le Lorrain is one of his favorites. It is practically identical to his No. 22 etching.

The Rape of Europa

This painting by Claude Gelle Le Lorrain is one of his favorites. It is practically identical to his…

A rifle resting on the bayonet.

Rifle

A rifle resting on the bayonet.

An illustration of a river bank.

River Bank

An illustration of a river bank.

An illustration of a group of three rocks.

Group of Rocks

An illustration of a group of three rocks.

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows), a painting by John Constable exhibited in 1831.

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows)

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows), a painting by John Constable exhibited in 1831.

A hunter, shepherd, and farmers working on the shore.

Shore Scene

A hunter, shepherd, and farmers working on the shore.

An illustration of a snowy landscape with a house in the background.

Snow Scene with House

An illustration of a snowy landscape with a house in the background.

An illustration of a small stream.

Small Stream

An illustration of a small stream.

An illustration of the sun rising over the horizon.

Sun Rising Over Horizon

An illustration of the sun rising over the horizon.

Three sister mountains in Canmore, Alberta.

Three Sisters

Three sister mountains in Canmore, Alberta.

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.), a painting by John Constable.

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.)

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.), a painting by John Constable.

Yarmouth Pier, a painting by John Constable.

Yarmouth Pier

Yarmouth Pier, a painting by John Constable.