Symbolist visions of women by Dutch artist Jan Toorop (1858-1928).

"Bezonkenheid, Meditatie, Vuur." 1923.
“Bezonkenheid, Meditatie, Vuur.” 1923. Pencil and black chalk heightened in white on cardboard. Image © Kunsthandel Studio 2000. Fair use license. via http://www.kunstkrant.nl/nieuws/tentoonstelling-jan-toorop-te-zien-is-in-gemeentemuseum-den-haag
"Desire and Gratification" (The Appeasing). 1893.
“Desire and Gratification” (The Appeasing). 1893. Oil on canvas. Image © Musée d’Orsay, Paris. Fair use license. via https://www.pubhist.com/w48606
Back and front covers of L. Couperus "Psyche."
Back and front covers of L. Couperus “Psyche.” 1898. In the public domain due to age. via http://arh346.blogspot.com/2007/10/jan-toorop-leading-dutch-symbolist.html
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Designs like a kaleidoscope for the mind. 20th-century theosophist art by Dutch spiritualist Olga Fröbe-Kapteyn (1881-1962).

"The Grail." 1930. Silkscreen.
“The Grail.” 1930. Silkscreen. © Estate of the artist. Image © https://lexiconmag.com/content/theos.html
"Eternal Energy." ca. 1930. Silkscreen.
“Eternal Energy.” ca. 1930. Silkscreen. © Estate of the artist. Fair use license. via http://www.shishigami.com/esotericart/olga.html
Untitled. ca. 1927-34.
Untitled. ca. 1927-34. © Estate of the artist. Fair use license. via https://labyrinthos.co/blogs/learn-tarot-with-labyrinthos-academy/5-mystics-who-created-sacred-geometry-art

Paintings of the insides of churches with wonderful ceiling detail to lift your eyes up. Pieter Neefs (or Neeffs) the Younger (ca. 1620-after 1675). Flemish, he learned to paint from his father who painted buildings too.

"The Interior of the Onze-Lieve-Vrouwe-Kerk in Antwerp with elegant Figures conversing." 1640-1675.
“The Interior of the Onze-Lieve-Vrouwe-Kerk in Antwerp with elegant Figures conversing.” 1640-1675. Oil on panel. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pieter_Neefs_the_Younger_-_The_Interior_of_the_Onze-Lieve-Vrouwe-Kerk_in_Antwerp_with_elegant_Figures_conversing.jpg
"The Nave of Antwerp Cathedral." 1650-1700.
“The Nave of Antwerp Cathedral.” 1650-1700. Oil on oak. A collaboration of Neefs and Frans Francken III. Collection of the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Pau. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pieter_Neefs_the_Younger_-_The_nave_of_Antwerp_Cathedral.jpg
"Interior of a Gothic Church." 1653.
“Interior of a Gothic Church.” 1653. Oil on copper. Private collection. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Peeter_Neeffs_(II)_-_Interior_of_a_Gothic_Church_-_WGA16485.jpg

Paintings with lots of color. Always my favorite kind. Dutch. Abraham Bloemaert, artist (1566-1651). Also made prints. Starting out in the Mannerist tradition he later switched over to Baroque when it came into fashion.

"The Adoration of the Magi." 1624.
“The Adoration of the Magi.” 1624. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Abraham_Bloemaert_-_The_adoration_of_the_Magi_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
"The Expulsion of Hagar and Ishmael." 17th c.
“The Expulsion of Hagar and Ishmael.” 17th c. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bloemaert_-_Expulsion.jpg
"The Marriage of Amaryllis and Mirtillo." 1635.
“The Marriage of Amaryllis and Mirtillo.” 1635. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Gemäldegalerie, Berlin. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.pubhist.com/w33946

The Netherlands on the other side of a lot of things and a little fantasy thrown in. Real but with that little extra something. Dutch. Baroque era. Jan van der Heyden, artist (1637-1712).

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“An Architectural Fantasy.” ca. 1670. Oil on panel. Collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jan_van_der_Heyden_-_An_Architectural_Fantasy.jpg
fantasized-amsterdam-cityscape-with-canal-jan-van-der-heyden
Fantasized Amsterdam Cityscape With Canal. No exact date. Collection of the Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:WLANL_-_adagio808_-_Jan_van_der_Heyden,_Gefantaseerd_Amsterdams_stadsgezicht_met_gracht_(z.j.).jpg
"The Huis ten Bosch at The Hague and Its Formal Garden (View from the East)." 1668-70.
“The Huis ten Bosch at The Hague and Its Formal Garden (View from the East).” 1668-70. Oil on wood. In the public domain. via https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/436648

Still lifes with fruit. Dutch. Maria Margaretha van Os, artist. Living from 1779 to 1862, she mostly painted flowers.

"Still Life with Lemon and Cut Glass." 1823-26.
“Still Life with Lemon and Cut Glass.” 1823-26. Oil on panel. Collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. In the public domain. via
"Still Life with a Vase of Flowers, Clementines, and Raspberries." No exact date.
“Still Life with a Vase of Flowers, Clementines, and Raspberries.” No exact date. Oil on panel. Signed on the lower right. Image © Lempertz Auctions. Fair use license. via https://www.lempertz.com/nl/catalogi/lot/1114-1/205-maria-margaretha-van-os.html
"Stillleben mit Pfirsichen, Trauben und einem Weinglas." No date.
“Stillleben mit Pfirsichen, Trauben und einem Weinglas.” No date. Oil on wood. Image ©2019 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/maria-magrita-van-os/stillleben-mit-pfirsichen-trauben-und-einem-6LmjHJebAEAg8He08ARwpg2

Portraits of children and their pets ready for winter. Dutch. Jan Albertsz Rotius, artist. Living from 1624 to 1666 he probably learned to paint from his father Jacob who painted flowers.

"Four-Year-Old Boy with Goat." 1652.
“Four-Year-Old Boy with Goat.” 1652. Oil on panel. Image © Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Fair use license. via https://www.pubhist.com/w10637
"A Four-year-old Girl with a Pot of Carnations." 1663.
“A Four-year-old Girl with a Pot of Carnations.” 1663. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Art Gallery of Ontario. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jan_Albertsz_Rotius_-_A_Four-year-old_Girl_with_a_Pot_of_Carnations_-_1663.jpg
Portrait of a Young Boy. 1666.
Portrait of a Young Boy. 1666. Attributed to Jan Albertsz Rotius. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://i.pinimg.com/originals/f2/90/a7/f290a7bbd8e0b20c1e90e88c19001da7.jpg
Portrait of a Boy with a Goat. 1640-1660.
Portrait of a Boy with a Goat. 1640-1660. Collection of the Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, County Durham. England. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bb/b3/d7/bbb3d76c90ae6d02ce013f10a5e8d681.jpg