John Quincy Adams - Major Works

Mary Teltscher, sister of the artist before 1900

. Almost full body portrait in sitting position, looking at the viewer. The sitter is seated on a red velvet armchair with a low, semicircular backrest. She is wearing an opulent white silk ball gown with puff sleeves that [...]

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Alice Hauser 1901

. Three-quarter full-length portrait from rear/leftside view, the face shown in lateral profile, in front of turquoise-colored background. The sitter is wearing a black dress with black taffeta sleeves and a large taffeta [...]

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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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Bertha Habig 1905

¾ Portrait in sitting position, body in front/side view, face in profile view. The sitter is seated turned to her left side in a dark green club chair, legs crossed. Her right hand rests on her knee holding a closed fan, [...]

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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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Gretl Urban 1905

. Full-length near-profile portrait, in standing position, shown in residential interior. The portrayed woman, her hair pinned up, puts on a white silk evening glove. She wears a dark purple silk dress, the sleeves trimmed [...]

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Group Portrait of 5 Children 1905

. For description s. text below. Oil on canvas 165 x 140 cm Signature: John Quincy Ɑdams 905 Unknown private collection (likely USA)

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Lilly Berger 1907

Full-length portrait standing, head slightly tilted, looking at the viewer. The sitter is nude except for a transparent black veil and poses in front of a rich interior: marble fireplace with decorative objects (silver goblet, [...]

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Marie Hofteufel 1907

Marie Hofteufel as Mabel Chiltern in Oskar Wilde's "An Ideal Husband". Full-length portrait view from the right, standing in front of a large Empire mirror, head slightly tilted, looking at a begging wire-haired dachshund [...]

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Theo Drill-Oridge 1907

Full-body portrait in standing position, slightly turned to the right, her left elbow supported on a high Renaissance chest; head slightly lowered, but not looking at the viewer. Background a living room interior with landscape [...]

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The artist and his family 1908

. Image description see below. Oil on canvas 210 x 200 cm Signed: John Quincy Ɑdams 908 Vienna Museum Inv.#78.742 Dedication Countess Walderdorff

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Max Friedmann 1908

¾ Portrait in a sitting position. The sitter is seated in a brown club chair, legs crossed, hands clasped together, a cigar in his right hand. The body is slightly turned, the head facing the viewer, looking directly at [...]

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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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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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Prince Adalbert of Prussia 1912

3/4 Portrait standing en face, head slightly turned looking towards the viewer, but not looking directly at him. The sitter wears a blue navy uniform with gold lanterns and gold buttons, white vest and white shirt with stand-up [...]

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Steffy Adams 1912

Full-length portrait in seated position on a blue-red armchair with woven seat; legs crossed, her right hand rests on her chin, her left hand rests on armrest. She wears a blue-gray velvet dress with white blouse and black [...]

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Emperor Franz Josef I 1914

Three-quarter portrait in sitting position. The 84-year-old emperor is sitting on a white-red-gold baroque armchair, his hands resting on his thighs. He wears his characteristic white-blond whiskers, his head is bald, his [...]

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Emperor Charles in the field 1916

Three-quarter portrait standing, body turned slightly to the left, head turned to the right, looking into the distance. The emperor in field gray uniform with rapier, and decorated with several orders (including the Habsburg [...]

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Kaiserjäger head studies 1916

Nine head studies of Tyrolean Kaiserjäger composed of four smaller canvas fragments. The head studies with one exception with view from the left, head slightly turned sideways, or in profile view. Two head studies subsequently [...]

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Countess Kitty Schönborn 1916

. Full body larger-than-life portrait in rich room interior (illustrated by a golden brocade curtain, a painting in golden frame and an antique dresser). The portrayed is standing at the dresser, her right arm propped [...]

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Liner Lieutenant Rudolf Singule 1916

Half portrait en face, looking at the viewer with open eyes. Singule wears a black navy uniform, under it a white turtleneck shirt, on the head the black navy cap. On the chest decorations of orders and a medal in the form [...]

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Lovcensaddle Last Serpentine 1916

Mountain landscape in late winter. In the foreground a snow field. In the background, a mountain pass with snow remnants on the north side and a serpentine winding pass road. Colors dominated by gray of the mountains and [...]

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Alfred Fürst Montenuovo 1917

. Half portrait en face, arms slightly bent. The portrayed is depicted with bald head, blond mustache and white, short full beard and in rich golden court uniform. He wears a purple-green shoulder ribbon (of the Grand Cross [...]

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Countess Katinka (Michael) Karolyi 1918

Full-length portrait, half reclining on a chaise longue, supported by a dark brown cushion, her right arm propped on the backrest, playing with her locks of hair, her left hand clasping a string of pearls on her lap, her [...]

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Countess Alice Harrach 1919

Half portrait en face, looking directly at the viewer. The portrayed wears a wide-cut lace dress, over it a fur stole, around her neck a long double-row pearl necklace, which she holds with the fingers of her left hand, as [...]

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Marie Countess Traun 1919

Full-length portrait standing, leaning against a dark brown baroque chest of drawers, supporting herself slightly on it with her right elbow, smiling and looking towards the viewer. She wears a fur-trimmed dark pink coat, [...]

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Comtesse Colloredo 1923

Full-length portrait of girl (aged 10) in open landscape. The sitter is portrayed in a reclining, semi-erect position, legs slightly drawn up, right arm supported on the ground and holding a white and black terrier dog. She [...]

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Marie von Stribirski 1924

Three-quarter portrait in sitting position in profile view. The portrayed, with her black hair pinned up, her hands crossed on her knees, looking into the distance. She wears a black dress with a gold-colored cape as a top, [...]

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Madame de Portas 1925

Full-length portrait en face, standing, her right arm resting on an armchair, her legs placed in front of each other, looking towards the viewer, but not directly at him. She is wearing a red, sleeveless silk dress with a [...]

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Mena Hereditary Princess of Fürstenberg 1927

3/4 quarter portrait in a sitting position, looking to the left into the distance. Chair covered by a blue throw, on it the right arm of the portrayed is resting. In her left arm she holds a white-haired lapdog. Dressed in [...]

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Christine Baroness Fries-Tersch 1929

Three-quarter portrait en face in standing posture, arms crossed in front of her chest, right hand holding left upper arm, gaze turned to her left, not looking at the viewer. Strongly stylized landscape background. The sitter [...]

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Mr Stuart Spaulding Jr 1930

Image description Original: Casual half portrait of a young man with dark hair combed back, leaning against a wall, hands in his trouser pockets. He is wearing a black Club jacket with white piping with a club emblem on the [...]

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