Sunday, December 9, 2012

For lovers of Military Art


Just came across ULTIMOS CUADROS, a marvelous blog dedicated to the renowned Spanish artist Augusto Ferrer-Dalmau (His personal page can be found here).  Although I recognize some of the paintings (some I have used for my header pictures), I admit I was not otherwise familiar with this very talented artist.  So I am thankful to Vincent (Captain LOL) at Figurine Passion for passing this along on his blog.  As a lover of cavalry his heavily military equestrian themed art makes them an instant hit with me.  These are just a small sample of a wonderful collection of military art.










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15 comments:

  1. Must say, very nice paintings, thanks for posting.

    John

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  2. Fantastic attention to detail and very fitting in with the classic style of Napoleonic theme'd art. Appreciate you sharing this link.

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  3. THAT is art! Wonderful, thanks for sharing.

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  4. Nice artwork and a good find definitely. Thanks for posting

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  5. Beautiful, thanks for sharing!

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  6. D-F, What a treasure to share with us. Thank you very much!
    Cheers
    Ths

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  7. Excellent find Sir, thanks for sharing.

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  8. You're welcome guys! and thanks again to Captain LOL for posting this on his blog in the first place. :-)

    Inspiring stuff.

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  9. Vincent puts some really nice things on his blog-along with the gorgeous pieces he paints.

    This kind of thing inspires me to paint. I also have a pretty good collection of war scenes on videos that I put on while I paint.

    You might want to take a look at the Polish-Lithuanion Winged Hussars on YouTube. If this doesn't get your brush moving, nothing will.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9x5ADYWXeo&list=PL2F28B8027A83ED4B&index=3

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    1. Thanks a lot Anne for the link! (and welcome!) I love Winged Hussars. :-)

      Ever since my blog post below, I've saving up similar vids to throw on the 'ole blog from time to time. Today might be a good day... ;-)

      http://derfeldmarschall.blogspot.com/2012/08/cavalry-charges-nerdgasm.html

      Thanks again,
      Jason

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  10. Fantastic work - and the dedication to accuracy is impressive. Best, Dean

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  11. Wow those are cool. I guess they need some wood arouind the sides and place to put them- no more space in your war room! hah! Maybe a rotation app...

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