John Quincy Adams - Genre

Husar 1889

Equestrian portrait of a hussar on horseback, the horse depicted during a jump. Hussar's right hand is raised, a saber dangles from it. Pen and ink drawing on paper ?? x ?? cm Signature: Adams 29.3. 89. Inscribed in [...]

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Two Elves pre-1900

. Two winged, slender naked girls, the right one in frontal view, the left one in side view, their left and right hands, respectively, intertwined, are standing in the forest looking at two butterflies. The left [...]

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Martha rebukes her vain sister (copy after Lupicini) 1899

Biblical scene. A beautiful young woman sits at a table covered with red cloth, on it a mirror, jewelry box and other precious objects. She looks at the viewer with a smile. She is dressed in a blue and white robe richly [...]

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Romeo and Juliet (copy after H.v. Angeli) pre-1900. Lost!

Romeo and Juliet scene. Juliet on a balcony, Romeo underneath her, standing on a wall, handing her a bunch of flowers. Likely faithful copy of a 1871 painting by Heinrich von Angeli (see picture background). Oil on canvas [...]

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Female back nude with vase 1899

. For description see below. Pastel (mixed media) 94 x 114 cm Signature: J Quincy Ɑdams 99 I.I. Unknown private collection.

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May Day in Normandy ca. 1900

. for picture description see below. Oil on wood 35 x 27 cm Signature: John Q. Ɑdams unknown private collection (likely Austria)

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Girl head (saint) 1900.

Head portrait of a young girl with halo. View from the right, She is looking far from the viewer into the distance. Hair attached to the head with a braid, falling on her left side. Oil on wood 32 x 24 cm Signature: [...]

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Surrender (girl head) 1900.

Half portrait of a young girl with arms crossed over the chest, looking to the sky. Oil on wood 67 x 50 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams. Painting lost. Photo: Künstlerhaus Archiv Vienna. Color insert from a [...]

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Angelus 1901

. For description see below. Oil on canvas 110 x 115 cm Signature: not recognizable, according to APH: sign. & dat. 1901 Unknown private collection, Austria. Image: composed of b/w reproduction (Künstlerhausarchiv) [...]

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Beer poster 1901

. Full-length portrait of a laughing young lady with raised beer mug (in her right, her left hand behind back in waitress position). She wears a red dress with white blouse and a white apron and stands in a cornfield with [...]

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The curious 1901

A group of five children in Dutch costume curiously look in through an open window. On the inner windowsill a bowl with high wavy edge. Pastel on cardboard 86 x 53 cm Signature: J. Ɑdams 8. Nov Unknown private collection. [...]

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Morning hour 1902

For description see text below. Oil on wood, 39 x 48 cm Signature: John Q. Ɑdams Volendam Illustration: Auction catalog Dorotheum Vienna 28.11.1972 Lot 598 Plate 100 Unknown private collection.

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Little Dutch girl 1902

Full-length portrait of a small Dutch girl in traditional costume with a light-colored hood and wooden shoes (clogs). The girl is standing on a quay wall, on the left the water of a canal, on the right a wooden fence. Pastel [...]

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Portrait of a Dutch child 1902

Half portrait of a child in side view from the right, face turned towards the viewer. The little girl is wearing a blue dress, on her head a white hood, her hair is tied in the back with long red ribbons. Watercolor on [...]

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In the vegetable garden 1902

Dutch genre study. A man sits in the vegetable garden in the shade of a tree, a pipe in his hand, his legs stretched out over a narrow irrigation channel. He wears a green jacket and black pants. Oil on cardboard 48 x [...]

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Mother with child 1900-1905

Mother with child, in a sitting position holding the child, who embraces the mother with its left arm. Mother wears a blue robe with a white veil/cape covering her head; the child is naked. In the background an almost barren [...]

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Fisherman in rowing boat 1903

A fisherman in Dutch costume is standing in a rowboat. The fisherman is dressed in a traditional costume: wide brown baggy pants, light brown sweater, a black scarf around his neck, a brown fur or felt cap on his head, and [...]

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Girl with flowerbranch ca. 1900-1905

Bust portrait of a young woman with bared breast in profile left, in front of a river landscape. She holds in her left hand a branch of flowers, on which two butterflies are sitting. The young woman wears only a white cape [...]

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Spring I ca. 1900-1905

Allegory of spring. Half portrait of a girl in side view looking to the right, the dark hair pinned up, a light cloth wrapped around the torso, the shoulders bare, the hands placed together as if in prayer. In the background [...]

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Spring II ca. 1900-1905

Allegory of spring. Half portrait of a girl in side view looking to the right, her red hair falling open over her back, on her head a golden laurel wreath. She wears a green-gold dress, which leaves the upper part of the [...]

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Cleaning the pot 1903

A woman in Dutch costume with a light skirt and dark top and with a white hood is sitting on a bench in front of a house. In her hands she holds a round pot, the rim of which she holds tightly with her left hand and the inside [...]

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Coal yard 1903

. Description see below. Oil on cardboard 50 x 64 cm Signature: John Ɑdams 903 Private collection Austria

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Prayer for the dead in the poorhouse of Volendam 1903

. Image description: see below. Oil on canvas, 198 x 244 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams Volendam 1903 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya Museum Mumbai Sir Dorab Tata Collection 33.38

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At the canal I 1904

An old white-haired fisherman with a cap sits in a rowboat, between his knees he holds a little girl in Dutch costume with a white hood with wing-like flared sides. To the left of the fisherman sits an older girl, also in [...]

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Preparing breakfast 1904

. For description see below. Oil on wood, 68 x 52 cm. Signature: John Q. Ɑdams 904. Unknown private collection. Image: Künstlerhausarchiv.

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Book illustration ball donation Concordia Ball 1905

. Dutch genre scene. Seated full-length portraits of a young fisherman (shown in side back view and wearing a fisherman's hat) in animated conversation with a girl, embracing her upper right arm. The girl, in front view, [...]

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The journey of life (triptych) 1905

Triptych: Birth, Farewell, Death. Image description: see below. Oil on canvas 118 x 171 cm (L: 105 x 57, M: 118 x 57, R: 105 x 57 cm) Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams Volendam 905 Galeria Nationale de l'Arte Rome Image: [...]

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At the canal II 1905

Image description according to auction catalog: A girl sits knitting on the canal bank. Oil on canvas, 53 x 66 cm Signature: unknown, but signed and with dedication according to the auction catalog. No image available. Work [...]

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Dutch girl 1905

Genre study. Full body portrait of a sitting Dutch girl. Profile view of her left, the girl sitting on a ladder chair, wearing a Dutch dark blue and white costume with white hood, hands clasped together in lap, feet completely [...]

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Evening of life 1905

Dutch genre painting of an old man squatting on the ground, dressed in dark costume, hands intertwined. Interior is represented by a wooden paneling and a fireplace with two cauldrons, one filled with vegetable /potatoes, [...]

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Military horse stables on the Schmelz 1907

. Oil on canvas 32 x 46 cm signed and dated 1907 Unknown private collection (Vienna?)

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Interior study for portrait of Johann II. Liechtenstein 1908

View of a salon in a baroque suite of rooms with white and gold paneling. In the center a round table, around which a sofa and four armchairs covered with red brocade are grouped. On the left, a window with a white curtain [...]

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Kärntnerstrasse 1860 1908.

Genre Street scene. A young lady in Biedermeier costume, side view from the right, head turned towards the viewer, her left hand pressed into her side, holding a stretched parasol in her right hand. Pink dress with neckerchief, [...]

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Horse head study 1908

Study of a brown horse with a hem, only head and upper part of the neck executed. Left front foreground excluded from the picture by light brushstrokes. Oil on canvas 77 x 62 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams With best [...]

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At the fish scale Volendam 1909

. For picture description see below. Oil on canvass 158 x 200 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 909 Unknown private collection (Austria?)

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The operation 1909

. Image description see below. Oil on canvas 200 x 200 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 1909 University of Vienna, Institute for the History of Medicine Josefinum, picture location: University Hospital for [...]

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Maedje 1909

Half-body genre portrait of a Dutch girl. Shown in a sitting position, holding her the hands in the lap over each other, the look of her blue eyes directed towards the viewer, this but not looking at him/her. She wears a [...]

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Knight pre- 1910

. Almost full-body portrait of a medieval knight; standing, head turned to the right, looking into the distance. He wears a red tunic, chain mail underneath, chain mail on his head and neck, holding a full face helmet [...]

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Nude study at lake Wolfgang 1911

Full portrait of a slender, nude model standing on a stone on the lakeshore. Hair pinned back into a knot, upper body slightly tilted forward, pulling up a blanket halfway to the thigh. Water surface and landscape iridescently [...]

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Chaconne - Painter Prinz and Harriet Adams 1911

. Image description see below. Oil on canvas ca. 230 x 200 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams Unknown private collection (USA?) Image: Reproduction New York Graphical Society .

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Female nude at the lake shore 1911

Female nude study (knee portrait) in landscape on a lakeside. Nude standing, en face, slight side view, both arms raised and reaching for tree branches. Head raised, gaze turned to the sky. The nude stands in a forest, in [...]

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Open air nude study circa 1911 WANTED!

Nude study in open landscape, in front of a tree branch with leaves. Lost painting ca. 1911, ca. 170 x 130 cm. Signature: not known. Unknown status and whereabouts.

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After work 1911

On a small alley lined with small one-story fishermen's cottages, a group of people in Dutch costume has gathered. Three--a man and two women--are sitting on a tree trunk, with two other women standing next to (from the viewer's [...]

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Female nude in landscape 1911

Female nude in landscape (on lakeshore). The nude in standing position, only lightly supported by her left foot, hands slightly bent, fingers spread, hair pinned up in a knot at the back. She is standing on sloping meadow, [...]

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The amatuer 1914

. Description of the picture: see below. Oil on canvas min. 200 x 200 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 1914 Portrait lost. B/W reproduction: Die Kunst 29, 1913, S.240

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The highest guard 1915

A soldier in snowy high mountain landscape in side view, looking straight into the distance. He wears a white fur-trimmed long winter coat, heavy boots, on the head a uniform cap, the rifle shouldered. Oil on canvas, dimensions [...]

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Field kitchen 1915

Image description see below. Oil on canvas? ?? x ?? cm Signature: J.Q. Ɑdams 5.X. 15. Art postcard reproduction, original lost. Image source: HGM Vienna No. 6200/2008

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Hussar patrol on the Pruth 1915

Image description see below Oil on canvas? ?? x ?? cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 15 Art postcard reproduction, original lost Image source: Heeresgeschichtliches Museum (HGM) Vienna No. 6199/2008

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Capuchin monk in the trenches 1915

Scene in the trench: a Capuchin priest among four soldiers, in cover behind a stone parapet looking down into the valley. The soldiers are all in field gray uniform with field caps, the priest in brown habit girded with white [...]

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Kote 219 southwest of Tarnow 1915

A barren hill plateau with partly destroyed wooden barricades, on which loose stones, wooden parts and uniform remains are scattered. In the background wide green landscape with a river valley, behind it largely wooded hill [...]

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Portrait of a young lady 1915

. For picture description see below. Oil on canvas 125 x 105 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 1915. Paintings gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna GG-1503 Image credit: Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Paintings [...]

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Mei Heimatland 1915

A soldier on guard duty in the high mountains. The soldier in field-gray uniform with knee breeches, black boots and field-gray cap in the right hand holding the rifle placed on the ground, in the mouth a pipe. He is standing [...]

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Przemysl destroyed plant I 1915

Destroyed armored station (tank turret), the round lid of the cover with the cannon separated amid concrete rubble lying upside down. Above a flagpole with a tattered flag in Hungarian national colors, waving to the right. [...]

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Sturmgasse at the destroyed plant VII Przemysl 1915.

For description see below. Oil on cardboard on canvas 38 x 48 cm. Signature: Ɑdams. Sturmgasse Werk VII Przemyl June 8, 1915 Heeresgeschichtliches Museum Wien HGM Inv.Nr.KBI157 Bez.Nr.2974/2007

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Destroyed bridge near Chernivtsi in 1915.

Picture description see below. Oil on canvas on cardboard 33 x 47 cm. Signature: J.Q. Ɑdams Czernowitz 29. VI. 15. Heeresgeschichtliches Museum Wien HGM Inv. Nr. KBI155 Bez. Nr. 2971/2007 (Czernowitz, bridge over the [...]

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Soldier grave 1916

Soldier's grave, enclosed by stones and covered with boards, marked with a wooden cross erected on a stone base, in a mountainous, stony landscape under cloudy sky. In the background tunnel entrances and wooden barracks. [...]

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Mother with child 1916

Mother kneeling on the ground holding a child on her lap. The mother is dressed in a peasant costume with a headscarf covering her head and neck, the child in a light-colored robe. Indicated interior, through the open window [...]

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Children in the factory 1916

. Description of the picture see below. Oil on cardboard 47 x 65 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams IV 16 Scutari Unknown private collection. Image: Dorotheum Vienna Auction Catalogue 10.12.2007

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In a submarine 1916

A sailor in a K.u.K. submarine. Sailor, in side view, is standing, leaning forward, opening a torpedo hatch. White sailor's trousers and blue and white striped sleeveless sailor's shirt. Technical equipment of the submarine [...]

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Sleeping russian officer 1916

Three-quarter portrait of a bearded sleeping Russian officer with officer's cap, his head resting on his knapsack. Charcoal on paper 19 x 30 cm. Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams - inscribed: Russian officer Sadagora II [...]

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