Paintings that are mostly landscapes with far more drama and atmospheric things going on than your average work. Thomas Cole, artist (1801-1848). Founder of the Hudson River School, he was born in England but mostly worked in America.

"A View of the Mountain Pass Called the Notch of the White Mountains," 1839.
“A View of the Mountain Pass Called the Notch of the White Mountains,” 1839. Oil on canvas. Image © 2019 National Gallery of Art. Fair use license. via https://www.vqronline.org/thomas-cole-and-decorative-arts
"Expulsion from the Garden of Eden." 1827-28.
“Expulsion from the Garden of Eden.” 1827-28. Oil on canvas. Collection of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Public domain due to age. via https://www.theartstory.org/artist/cole-thomas/
"The Voyage of Life: Youth."
“The Voyage of Life: Youth.” Second in a series of four paintings that depict the various stage of man’s allegorical journey through life. 1840. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.theartstory.org/artist/cole-thomas/artworks/#pnt_5
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