Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Why do 18th c paintings...

1757 Joseph Badger (American artist, 1708-1765). Rebecca Orne (later Mrs. Joseph Cabot)
http://b-womeninamericanhistory18.blogspot.com/2014/03/squirrels-in-paintings-of-18c-american.html
1770 Attributed to Cosmo Alexander (American artist, 1724-1772).
1526 Hans Holbein the Younger (1498–1543) Lady with a Squirrel on a chain