July Roses

 

Roses growing in the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and the New York Botanical Garden (the Bronx) in the summer of 2015

 

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Ember Milk Rose, 2005, oil on panel; Nyesa Grassi, born 1951, American.  Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia

 

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 Roses on a Tray, 1891, oil on Japanese lacquer; Henri La Farge, 1835-1910, American. Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

 

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 Razzle-Dazzle, 2000, mixed media, pigments, marble dust, diatomaceous earth, encaustic on panel; Frank Bramblett,  1947-2015,  American.  In the possession of the artist and displayed in 2015 at the Woodmere Museum of the Artists of the Philadelphia Area, Philadelphia.

 

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 Garden in May, 1895, oil on canvas; Maria Oakey Dewing, 1845-1927, American.  Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

 

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Still Life with Roses in a Fluted Vase, 1882, oil on canvas; Henri Fantin-Latour, 1836-1904,  French.  Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

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 Roses, 1898, oil on canvas;  John Ferguson Weir, 1841, 1926, American.  Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

 

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Gold Morning with Roses and detail, 1998-99, oil on canvas; Pat Stier, born 1940, American.  Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

 

 

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A North American Valentine Day card from the early 1900’s.

 

 

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