Hummingbird paintings straight from the tropics by American Martin Johnson Heade. Living from 1819 to 1904, he was from a place with cold winters but spent much time painting in warmer locales where he did these.

"Orchids and Hummingbird." Probably 19th c.
“Orchids and Hummingbird.” Probably 19th c. Image © University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602. Fair use license. via https://news.uga.edu/artist-martin-johnson-heade/
"Passion Flowers and Hummingbirds." ca. 1870-1873.
“Passion Flowers and Hummingbirds.” ca. 1870-1873. Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In the public domain due to age. via https://collections.mfa.org/objects/33015
"Tropical Landscape with Ten Hummingbirds." 1870.
“Tropical Landscape with Ten Hummingbirds.” 1870. Image © 2019 Terra Foundation for American Art. Fair use license. via https://picturingtheamericas.org/painting/tropical-landscape-with-ten-hummingbirds/
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Life in Britain just a bit back. Pictures by 20th century British artist James Durden.

"Summer in Cumberland." 1925.
“Summer in Cumberland.” 1925. Collection of the Manchester Art Gallery. © Estate of James Durden. Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/summer-in-cumberland-204899
"In the Garden." ca. 1920's.
“In the Garden.” ca. 1920’s. © Estate of James Durden. Fair use license. via http://www.renegadetribune.com/james-durdens-paintings-european-leisure/
"June Morning." 1920's.
“June Morning.” 1920’s. © Estate of James Durden. Image © Keswick Museum and Art Gallery. Fair use license. via http://readingandart.blogspot.com/2012/12/james-durden.html

Women in white dresses and having fun. Danish artist Harald Slott-Møller. Living from 1864 to 1937, he was a founding member of the Den Frie Udstilling.

"Primavera." 1901.
“Primavera.” 1901. Oil on canvas. Collection of the KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Primavera,_Harald_Slott-M%C3%B8ller.jpg
"Two young girls in long white dresses picking roses in the garden." Study for the painting "Roses." No date.
“Two young girls in long white dresses picking roses in the garden.” Study for the painting “Roses.” No date. Image © 2018 Blouin Corp. Fair use license. via https://blouinartsalesindex.com/auctions/Harald-Slott-Moller-6873664/Two-young-girls-in-long-white-dresses-picking-roses-in-the-garden-of-a-whitewashed-house-
"The Afternoon Picnic." 1919.
“The Afternoon Picnic.” 1919. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Slot_Moller_Picnic.jpg
"Midsummer's Eve." 1904.
“Midsummer’s Eve.” 1904. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Harald_Slott-Moller_Midsummer%27s_Eve.jpg

Animals painted by British artist Joseph Crawhall III. Living from 1861 to 1913, he especially liked painting birds.

"The White Drake." 1895.
“The White Drake.” 1895. Watercolor and gouache on unsized brown linen laid onto a wood background. Collection of the Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Joseph_Crawhall_-_The_White_Drake_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
"The Aviary, Clifton." 1888.
“The Aviary, Clifton.” 1888. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Joseph_Crawhall_-_The_Aviary_Clifton_1888.jpg
"Brown Trout." 1878.
“Brown Trout.” 1878. Image © Natural History Society of Northumbria Great North Museum Hancock. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artists/crawhall-joseph-18211896

Dream palaces guaranteed to make an entire morning slip away. British. Thomas Edwin Mostyn, artist (1864-1930).

"An enchanted garden." 1923.
“An enchanted garden.” 1923. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://i.pinimg.com/originals/03/d9/b2/03d9b251ddf32472ac346d5dec917320.jpg
"Silver and Gold." 1918.
“Silver and Gold.” 1918. Image and photo credit © Photo credit: Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/silver-and-gold-102612
"The Dream Palace." ca. early 20th c.
“The Dream Palace.” ca. early 20th c. Image ©2018 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/thomas-edwin-mostyn/the-dream-palace-OzWEH7cEgtMm_rh3WmTcg2
"The Cardinal's Garden." ca. early 20th c.
“The Cardinal’s Garden.” ca. early 20th c. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via http://poramoralarte-exposito.blogspot.com/2017/03/thomas-edwin-mostyn-1864-1930_27.html

Off to visit the sea with Danish artist Laurits Tuxen. Living from 1853 to 1927, he also painted huge pictures of tsars and queens but I like these best.

"Seaside life on Skagen beach in the midday Sun." 1909.
“Seaside life on Skagen beach in the midday Sun.” 1909. Image © 2000-2019 askART. Fair use license. via http://www.askart.com/artist/Laurits_Regner_Tuxen/100853/Laurits_Regner_Tuxen.aspx
"Spaziergänger am Strand von Skagen." 1922.
“Spaziergänger am Strand von Skagen.” 1922. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Laurits_Regner_Tuxen_Spazierg%C3%A4nger_am_Strand_von_Skagen_1922.jpg
"Swimming and bathing at Skagen Sønderstrand."
“Swimming and bathing at Skagen Sønderstrand.” 1920. Image © 2019 MutualArt Services, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.mutualart.com/Artwork/Swimming-and-bathing-at-Skagen-Sonderstr/B7FB0BAD01BDF079
"Evening light, Skagen." Early 20th c.
“Evening light, Skagen.” Early 20th c. ©2018 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/laurits-regner-tuxen/evening-light-skagen-Ghsw_62AlmFAMzYtm529CQ2

North Africa through a relatively recent French haze. Paintings by 20th century artist Lucien Mainssieux.

"Tunis." 20th c.
“Tunis.” 20th c. Oil on canvas. Image © Chef d’oeuvre Inconnu, Paris. Fair use license. via https://www.proantic.com/en/display.php?mode=obj&id=469026
"La jetée à Tipaza." 20th c.
“La jetée à Tipaza.” 20th c. Image © ARTPRECIUM. Fair use license. via https://en.artprecium.com/catalogue/vente_27_tableaux-anciens-et-modernes/lot_28_lucien-mainssieux-1885-1958#.XP5dtIhKhTs
"Marrakech." 20th c.
“Marrakech.” 20th c. Image © Le Chef d’oeuvre Inconnu, Paris. Fair use license. via https://www.proantic.com/en/display.php?mode=obj&id=469030
"La caravane du désert." 20th c.
“La caravane du désert.” 20th c. Image © Musée Mainssieux. Fair use license. via https://en.paysvoironnais.info/visite-guidee-lucien-mainssieux-et-l-orientalisme-voiron.html#.XP5fj4hKhTs