The Geometry of War,1500-1750
A very finely produced exhibition and on-line catalogue of same by Oxford University's "Museum of the History of Science" in England. The catalogue displays the great amount of scientific/mathematical information including geometry that is explicitly art related.
E.C.WHITELOCK Military Collection
Edgar Charles(Terry) WHITELOCK (1911-1974) was a British then a Canadian military officer who loved to paint historical military costumes. Many of his works are being sold.
1812 god Napoleon I v Rossii
A wonderful site from the Russian Museum in Russia! Great graphics. Virtually all of the V.V.Vereshchagin colour illustrations to his late 19th century published books "1812 god" and "Napoleon I v Rossii" have been excellently scanned with large but easily viewed images! We only wish for an entire English version of this site! Very highly recommended!
Museum-panorama Borodino Battle
The English main page for a beautifully designed site for the F.A.Rubo painted Borodino Battle panorama. Excellent graphics include both contemporary artworks and artifacts such as flags,weapons and uniforms from the period. Superbly done! One page on F.A.Rubo and many pages on the history and forces engaged. Highly recommended!
La 1ere Campagne d'Italie VUES d'ITALIE
A great introduction to the French military engineer-artists specifically Pier Giuseppe Maria BAGETTI (1764-1831)who produced a large series of topographical views of the French campaign in Italy during the Revolutionary Wars. Recommended!
The U.S.-Mexican War Art Gallery
A beautiful site supremely well organized with excellent thumbnails of both many contemporary and historical recreations of scenes from this neglected war.
Slavin's Art Gallery
Jacksonville,North Carolina's based commercial art gallery specializing in U.S.Civil War art.
R.A.Zeichner - Fine Art Photogrpahy - Civil War Prints [Photos]
A series of 10 modern photos taken during "reenactments" and/or reconstructions by modern photographer Zeichner. The series is entitled: "Antietam - The Lost Images". Included in the series is one image: "Waud Sketches The Truce at Dunker Church/Alfred R.Waud sketch artist for Harper's Weekly"!
Galerie Alfred Waud
A site devoted to famed American (UNION) Civil War Artist/
Special Correspondent ALFRED WAUD.
Black Camisards Inc.
Civil War era art and collectibles focussing on United States Colored Troops. 12 artists currently displayed with brief biographies of each and thumbnails.
Vermont in the Civil War - Artists
A fine site with good reproductions of various soldier artists from Vermont (includes photographers as well) and good biographical details.
Virginia Military Institute Archives - Photograph Collections
Includes excellent reproductions and specifically of the famous 1914 unveiled battle painting by 1880 VMI graduate Benjamin West Clinedinst (1859 - 1931)
"Battle of New Market May 1864." This painting currently hangs at the VMI and the archives also holds materials on the artist and his works.
Another link on this page is to "Portraits in Preston Library (VMI)."
"The Light That Failed"
Online full text of a Rudyard Kipling (partly autobiographical) novel about a war correspondent and artist (Dickie) with progressively failing eyesight due to a battle wound.
The Nikolayev Vereschagin Museum of Art
This Ukrainian museum owes it origins to the untimely death during the Russo-Japanese War of probably Imperial Russia's most famous native born artist: Vasily V. VERESCHAGIN who was killed during the Siege of Port Arthur. The original museum felt the ravages of Nazi German occupation. However in 1945 it did reopen. This site is simply an explanation of the museum's background with a small photo. Hopefully more detials as to the actual collections will be forthcoming.
[Corneilus de Bruin's South African War Painted Tiles]
A nice site with 4 graphics giving the background behind the series of painted tiles by the Dutch artist: Cornelius de BRUIN (1870-1940). BRUIN painted these tiles in the Dutch tile factory of De Distel,Amsterdam and they were on view in a Rotterdam theater during the war. They are now the property and exhibited at the War Museum of the Boer Republics.
Gallery: Frans Oerder
A very fine site with 2 reproductions devoted to the South African Republic's
official war artist FRANS OERDER during the South African War,1899-1902.