Places in Denmark that probably look a bit different now. Constantin Hansen, painter. Living from 1804 to 1880, Constantin Hansen was the son of an artist. Studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Art in Copenhagen.

“Kværkeby Church near Ringsted.” 1834. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed and dated “C. H. 1834.” Image © 1986-2021 Invaluable, LLC. and  Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers. Fair use license. via https://www.invaluable.com/auction-lot/constantin-hansen-kvaerkeby-church-near-ringsted-410-c-94283b9605#
“Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen,” 1958. Danish.  Oil on paper, laid down on canvas. Thaw Collection, Jointly Owned by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Morgan Library & Museum. Artwork itself in the public domain due to age. via https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/439381
Farmstead with townscape beyond. 1872. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed with monogram and dated 1872 on the lower right. Image  © Bonhams 2001-2021. Fair use license. via https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/19013/lot/5/

Images of an Italy that isn’t coming back . . . sort of an Ancient Roman with an Ancient Egyptian infusion. Painted by Danish painter Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg who lived from 1783 to 1853.

View of the Garden of the Villa Borghese in Rome.” 1814. Danish. Collections of the SMK – National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen. Artwork in the public domain due to age. via https://www.smk.dk/en/artist_profile/c-w-eckersberg/?modal=10
“View of the Church of San Lorenzo fuori le Mura.” 1815. Danish. Image source Google Cultural Institute. Hirschsprung Collection. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Christoffer_Wilhelm_Eckersberg_-View_of_the_Church_of_San_Lorenzo_fuori_le_Mura-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
“The Marble Steps leading up to the Church of Santa Maria in Aracoeli in Rome.” ca. 1816. Danish. Collections of the SMK – National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Eckersberg_Marmortrappen_som_f%C3%B8rer_op_til_S._Maria_in_Aracoeli_1816.jpg

Paintings of rooms in people’s houses just a while ago. Plenty of time to examine the decor before they come back. Danish. Hans Hilsøe, artist (1871-1942).

Interior scene. Undated. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed “H. HILSØE” on the lower right. Image
© Bonhams 2001-2021. Fair use license. via https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/18859/lot/3/
“Kamma Rahbeks Dagligstue.” Undated. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed. Image © 2021 Mutual Art Services, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.mutualart.com/Artwork/-Kamma-Rahbeks-Dagligstue-/03858D8C87635BB1
A room with a view. Undated. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed. Image © 2021 Thomas Fine Art. Fair use license. via https://thomasfineart.net/product/a-room-with-a-view-hans-hilsoe/

Summer fun with Danish painter Fritz Kraul who lived from 1862 to 1935.

Summer Party at Fakse Ladeplads.” 1908. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed “F. Kraul” on the lower right. Image ©  Uno Langmann Gallery, Vancouver. Fair use license. via https://www.langmann.com/paintings/summer-party-at-fakse-ladeplads-1908-by-fritz-kraul  
Scenery from Raageleje with roundabout.” Undated. Danish. Oil on canvas. Signed. Image © 2021 Mutual Art Services, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.mutualart.com/Artwork/Scenery-from-Raageleje-with-roundabout/C7CDF5F037A37F18

Romantic looking places to dream of. Joachim Ferdinand Richardt, artist. Living from 1819 to 1895 he painted first in his native Denmark and then the United States.

“Boating on the Susquehanna.” 1860. Oil on canvas. Signed “F. Richardt” on the lower right. Image ©  2020 Sotheby’s. Fair use license. via https://www.sothebys.com/en/buy/auction/2020/two-centuries-american-art/boating-on-the-susquehanna
“The Castle on Fire.” 1859. Collections of the Frederiksborg Hillerod museum, Denmark. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 100 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Slottet_br%C3%A6nder_1859_by_Ferdinand_Richardt.jpg
“View on the Mississippi.” 1858. Collection of the White House, Washington, DC. In the public domain because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_on_the_Mississippi_by_Ferdinand_Richardt,_1858.jpg

Images of Denmark by Danish painter Björn Halby (1910-1992).

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Untitled work. ca. 1943. Oil on panel. © Estate of the artist. © 2008-2020 Bukowski Auktioner AB. Fair use license. via https://www.bukowskis.com/en/lots/1039050-bjorn-halby-two-oilpaintings-on-panel-one-signed-and-dated-43

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Untitled work. ca. 1943. Oil on panel. © Estate of the artist. © 2008-2020 Bukowski Auktioner AB. Fair use license. via https://www.bukowskis.com/en/lots/1039050-bjorn-halby-two-oilpaintings-on-panel-one-signed-and-dated-43.

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“The Sailboat.” No date. Oil on panel. © Estate of the artist. © Lauritz.com 2004-2019 and Stockholms Auktionsverk, Stockholm. Fair use license. via https://www.lauritz.com/en/auction/bjoern-halby/i4550286/

Paintings of Rome from a time that’s just around the last corner. Danish. Stefan Viggo Pedersen, artist (1891-1965).

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“Forum Romanum.” 1927. Oil on canvas. Signed and dated on the lower left. Image © Barnebys Group AB. Fair use license. via https://www.barnebys.com/auctions/lot/stefan-viggo-pedersen-1891-1965-forum-romanum-v2sa5jx5pd

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“Ansicht des Forum Romanum.” 20th c. Oil on artist board. Signed on the lower left. Image ©2020 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/stefan-viggo-pedersen/ansicht-des-forum-romanum-yTw8xpJZa4GpDkW8KhYD2w2

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“Parti af Forum Romanum.” 20th c. Oil on cardboard. Signed “SVP”. Image © Lauritz.com 2004-2019. Fair use license. via https://www.lauritz.com/da/auktion/stefan-viggo-pedersen-cd-maleri/i3306468/

Visions of Egypt and Nubia a while back in time. Plates from Frederik Ludvig Norden’s “Voyage d’Egypte et de Nubie,” taken from a 1785 edition translated into French from the Danish which was printed in Copenhagen in 1755.

"Vue des chapelles taillées dans le roc, près de la pierre de la chaîne à Tschibel Esselsel."
“Vue des chapelles taillées dans le roc, près de la pierre de la chaîne à Tschibel Esselsel.” Page 427. Collection of the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/4NN359_3/page/n426/mode/2up

"Le dedans d'une grotte à Tschibel Esselsele." a) Statues de grandeur naturelle." Page 430 (detail).
“Le dedans d’une grotte à Tschibel Esselsele.” a) Statues de grandeur naturelle.” Page 430, Figure 1 (detail). Collection of the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/4NN359_3/page/n430/mode/2up

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“Le dedans d’une grotte à Tschibel Esselsele.” b) Epitaphs de ceux qui étaient enfermes dans cet grotte.” Page 430, Figure 1 (detail). Collection of the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/4NN359_3/page/n430/mode/2up

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“Vue générale de Komonbu du coté de l’oriente.” Page 435, Figure a. Plate CXXVII. Collection of the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/4NN359_3/page/n435/mode/2up

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“Les antiquitiés de Komonbu.” Page 435, Figure b. Plate CXXVII. Collection of the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/4NN359_3/page/n435/mode/2up

Landscapes of Denmark in summer. Mid 19th century. Painted by P. C. Skovgaard. Living from 1817 to 1875, he is one of the main figures associated with the Golden Age of Danish Painting. Studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Art.

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“Sommerspiret.” 1850. Collection of the Skovgaard Museet, Viborg. In the public domain due to age. via https://wanderingvertexes.blogspot.com/2020/03/sommerspiret-painted-by-p-c-skovgaard.html

"Udsigt over Skarre Sø." 1845.
“Udsigt over Skarre Sø.” 1845. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Statens Museum for Kunst. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.europeana.eu/portal/en/record/2020903/KMS498.html

"The Deer Park." 1847.
“The Deer Park.” 1847. Study. Oil on paper, mounted on cardboard. Collection of the Statens Museum for Kunst. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.europeana.eu/portal/en/record/2020903/KMS6758.html

"Udsigt til Dyrehaven nord for København." No date.
“Udsigt til Dyrehaven nord for København.” No date. Oil on canvas. Source: Bruun Rasmussen via ARCADJA auction results. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:P.C._Skovgaard_-_Udsigt_til_Dyrehaven_nord_for_K%C3%B8benhavn.jpg

Portraits of the interiors of places from when having a portrait made of the rooms in your home was in. What they’d photograph now. These by Danish artist Josef Theodor Hansen (1848-1912).

"Gustaf III:s sengkammer Drottnigholms slott." Signed and dated 1887. Oil on canvas.
“Gustaf III:s sengkammer Drottnigholms slott.” Signed and dated 1887. Oil on canvas. Image © 2008-2020 Bukowski Auktioner AB. Fair use license. via https://www.bukowskis.com/en/lots/884658-josef-theodor-hansen-oil-on-canvas-signed-and-dated-1887

"Kirkeinteriør fra domkirken i Monreale, Sicilien." 1906.
“Kirkeinteriør fra domkirken i Monreale, Sicilien.” 1906. Image source Bruun Rasmussen Auctions. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josef_Theodor_Hansen_-_Kirkeinteri%C3%B8r_fra_domkirken_i_Monreale,_Sicilien_-_1906.png

"The Sala delle Quattro Porte, Doge's Palace, Venice."
“The Sala delle Quattro Porte, Doge’s Palace, Venice.” Signed and dated “J. T. Hansen./Venezia 1905-06” on the lower right. Oil on canvas. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/josef-theodor-hansen-danish-1848-1912-the-sala-6165791-details.aspx

"Pompejiansk interiør." No date.
“Pompejiansk interiør.” No date. In the public domain due to age. via http://viticodevagamundo.blogspot.com/2019/07/pompeii-bt-josef-theodor-hansen.html