Landscapes, these by French artist Pierre-Henri de Valenciennes. Living from 1750 to 1819, he helped to elevate the status of open-air painting.

Il Convento dell’Ara Coeli” (View of the Convent of Ara Coeli with Pines). 1780. Oil on paper mounted on board. Collection of the Louvre, Paris. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 70 years ago. via
"Cow-Shed and Houses on the Palatine Hill." ca. 1782-1784.
“Cow-Shed and Houses on the Palatine Hill.” ca. 1782-1784. Oil on paper laid on canvas. Copyright The Gere Collection, on long-term loan to the National Gallery, © Private collection 2000. Fair use license. via
"The Banks of the Rance, Brittany." Possibly painted in 1785.
“The Banks of the Rance, Brittany.” Possibly painted in 1785.Oil on paper, laid down on canvas. Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. In the public domain due to age. via
Italian Landscape.
Italian Landscape. No date. Oil on canvas. Image ©2020 Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Fair use license. via

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