Domestic scenes filled with men doing things, mostly sitting in chairs. English. John Arthur Lomax, genre painter. Living from 1857 to 1923, he studied at the Munich Academy and in Stuttgart, but returned to Britain to paint.

Oil. Undated. Signed on the lower right. In the public domain because the artist died over 95 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Arthur_Lomax_018_(38734146554).jpg
Artwork. Undated. Signed on the lower right. In the public domain because the artist died over 95 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Arthur_Lomax_016_(38563681655).jpg
Artwork. Undated. Signed on the lower right. In the public domain because the artist died over 95 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Arthur_Lomax_055_(39411482122).jpg

Domestic scenes filled with children having fun by German genre painter Gustav Igler. Living from 1842 to 1938, he studied art in Vienna. Igler also served as principal of technical painting at the Academy in Stuttgart.

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“Kinder.” Before 1938. Source: haynesfineart.com. In the public domain because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gustav_Igler_-_Kinder.jpg

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“Mütterchen.” 1872. Source: iamachild.wordpress.com. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gustav_Igler_-_M%C3%BCtterchen_1872.jpg

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“Beim Reparieren des Drachens.” 1895. Source: myartprints.co.uk. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1925. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gustav_Igler_-_Beim_Reparieren_des_Drachens_1895.jpg

People getting all dressed up and going out. French. Henri Gervex, painter. Living from 1852 to 1929, he studied under Alexandre Cabanel.

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“An Evening at Pré Catelan.” 1909. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Musée Carnavalet, Paris. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. vai https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Une_soir%C3%A9e_au_Pr%C3%A9_Catelan_-_Henri_Gervex.jpg

"Un soir de grand prix au pavillon d'Armenonville." 1905.
“Un soir de grand prix au pavillon d’Armenonville.” 1905. Collection of the Musée Carnavalet, Paris. Cc0 License 4.0. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Un_soir_de_grand_prix_au_pavillon_d%27Armenonville_-_Henri_Gervex.jpg

”Yachting in the Archipelago”.
”Yachting in the Archipelago”. A preparatory sketch in smaller dimensions for “Yachting in the Archipelago.” 1898. Signed and dated H. Gervex 1898. Image © Uppsala Auktionskammare. Fair use license. via https://www.uppsalaauktion.se/en/auctions/?auction_name=20170606&catalog_nr=1279

Paintings of children by American genre artist James Wells Champney (1843-1903). Victorian. Also did illustrating and painted landscapes but I like these best.

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“The Lesson.” 1874. Oil painting. Image © Ocean’s Bridge Group Ltd. Artwork in the public domain. via https://www.oceansbridge.com/shop/artists/c/ce-ci/champney-james-wells/the-lesson

"Puss-in-Boots." No exact date.
“Puss-in-Boots.” 1875 Image © 1996-2019, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Artwork in the public domain. via https://www.amazon.com/Puss-Boots-James-Wells-Champney/dp/B017T9TYR4

"Scraping the bowl." ca. 1879. Oil on canvas.
“Scraping the bowl.” ca. 1879. Oil on canvas. Image ©2019 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/james-wells-champney/scraping-the-bowl-Am1TeR_uzokBWg3LojZCAQ2

"Child holding Cherries." No exact date. In the public domain.
“Child holding Cherries.” No exact date. In the public domain. via https://americangallery.wordpress.com/2014/04/21/james-wells-champney-1843-1903-2/

Neo-Pompeian Art with a Germanic spin. Anton von Werner, artist (1843-1915). Generally painted court pictures filled with people with medal filled chests but he did these too.

Silver gelatin print of a wall painting from the  six-part cycle "The Roman Life" that was  made for the Café Bauer in Berlin. Photograph after an original painting that was a   collaboration between von Verner and Christian Wilberg. ca. 1880.
Silver gelatin print, entitled “Number 6”, of a wall painting from the six-part cycle “The Roman Life” that was made for the Café Bauer in Berlin. Photograph after an original painting that was a collaboration between von Verner and Christian Wilberg. ca. 1880. Image © Metropress Ltd, (t/a Auction Technology Group). Fair use license. via https://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auction-catalogues/jeschke-van-vliet/catalogue-id-jeschke10014/lot-b0c54013-23b5-4d04-b101-a66f017fc9e7

"Exitium." No exact date.
‘Exitium” No exact date. In the public domain due to age. via http://www.renegadetribune.com/the-german-court-paintings-of-anton-von-werner/

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“Das Gastmahl (The Symposion Feast).” 1877. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicult.it/digimag/simposio-5-a-relation-network/attachment/das-gastmahl-the-symposion-feast-by-anton-von-werner-1877/

Out into the countryside with French artist Jules-Émile Zingg (1882-1942). Studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris but raised in the countryside as you can see from his art.

"La place du Russey." ca. 1936.
“La place du Russey.” ca. 1936. Oil on panel. Signed on the lower left, Image © Drouot, Paris. Fair use license. via https://www.drouot.com/lot/publicShow?id=8975118&controller=lot&&action=publicShow&lang=en

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“Paysage de neige.” No date. Image ©2019 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/jules-emile-zingg/paysage-de-neige-JbomEFBzhGu4i1DQYUdzbA2

Winter scene with loggers arriving in a village. No exact date.
Winter scene with loggers arriving in a village. No exact date. Oil on canvas. Signed on the lower right with old labels on the back. Image © Proantic. Fair use license. via https://www.proantic.com/en/display.php?mode=obj&id=472478

Off on a beach holiday at the end of summer with French genre scene artist Raoul du Gardier (1871-1952).

"Départ pour une croisière sur la mer." No date. Signed.
“Départ pour une croisière sur la mer.” No date. Oil on paper mounted on canvas. Signed. © Heirs of the artist. Image © Christies. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/LotFinder/lot_details.aspx?intObjectID=4801052

"Terrace in Alger." ca. 1920.
“Terrace in Alger.” ca. 1920. Oil on canvas. © Heirs of the artist. Image © Galerie Heim Basel. Fair use license. via http://www.galerieheim.ch/legal3.php?lng=2

"A Sailing Regatta at Pornic with the lighthouse in the background." ca. 1920.
“A Sailing Regatta at Pornic with the lighthouse in the background.” ca. 1920. © Heirs of the artist. Image © 1stdibs, Inc. 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.1stdibs.com/art/paintings/landscape-paintings/raoul-du-gardier-sailing-regatta-at-pornic-lighthouse-background/id-a_4050012/

Off to the shore with Alexander Mark Rossi. A British painter who lived from 1840 to 1916, he specialized in genre scenes.

"On the Shores of Bognor Regis." 1887.
“On the Shores of Bognor Regis – William Halford & Family.” 1887. Oil on canvas. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rossi_-_On_the_shores.jpg

"Holiday at the Pier." No date.
“Holiday at the Pier.” No date. In the public domain. via https://fineartamerica.com/featured/alexander-mark-rossi-holiday-at-the-pier-alexander-mark-rossi.html

"The Love Letter." 1894.
“The Love Letter.” 1894. Watercolor. Image © 2008-2019 Bukowski Auktioner AB. Fair use license. via https://www.bukowskis.com/en/auctions/554/208-alexander-mark-rossi-the-love-letter

"Children at Play." No date.
“Children at Play.” No date. Photo credit: Rotherham Heritage Services. Image © Clifton Park Museum, Rotherham. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/children-at-play-69540