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The Blue Boy

 
By: Thomas Gainsborough Item #: 375806 375806
The Blue Boy Art Print
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A perceptive study of historical costuming and an adolescent nearing manhood, Thomas Gainsborough’s “The Blue Boy” is his most famous painting. Lauded as a masterpiece during its first exhibition at London’s Royal Academy of Arts, the work portrays Jonathan Butall, the son of one of Gainsborough’s (1727 – 1788) friends. Painted over another incomplete work, the depiction of Butall in 17th-century attire is Gainsborough’s tribute to artist Anthony Van Dyck. The artwork was bought by American railway pioneer Henry Edwards Huntington for a then-record sum of $182,200, and is now displayed in California’s Huntington Art Gallery.
Master artist Thomas Gainsborough (1727 – 1788) painted remarkably elegant, refined and realistic landscapes and portraits. A gifted child, Gainsborough studied art in London at age 13. Later, he became a popular painter of aristocrats, and was the favorite of the Royal Family. Gainsborough also depicted sympathetic scenes of shepherds and farm workers. Particularly influenced by artist Anthony Van Dyck, Gainsborough's portraits were exceptionally rich and realistic. Gainsborough’s fluid landscapes, which he created for his own enjoyment, were among the first great landscapes painted in England.

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The Blue Boy
 
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5.0

The Blue Boy to go with Pinkie

By Kerry the collector

from Bullengarook Victoria Australia

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  • Perfect Size
  • Visually Appealing

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    Purchase Reason

    • Fill Wall Space

    Comments:

    I had already purchased Pinkie (Pink Girl)
    so blue boy went well with Pinkie.

    • Age:
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    4.0

    good quality

    By lbe

    from pa.

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    • Visually Appealing

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      • Inspiration

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      good quality

      • Age:
      • 55 – 59
      • Gender:
      • Female
      • Display Location:
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      5.0

      i love my posters and am buying more

      By jen the appreciarer

      from melbourne australia

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      • Great Quality Paper
      • Perfect Size
      • Vibrant Colors
      • Visually Appealing
      • Vivid Detail

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        i just love them and cannot stop looking at them

        • Age:
        • 45 – 49
        • Gender:
        • Female
        • Display Location:
        • Living Room
         
        5.0

        Beautiful Print

        By Grmegrm

        from Saratoga Springs, utah

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        • Perfect Size

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          • Accent Piece

          Comments:

          It provides memories of long ago..

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          • 65 or older
          • Gender:
          • Female
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