Stormy Skies, Oil on canvas, 24" x 24" by: Mary Derrick
This poignant and spectacular installation of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London - 'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' by artist Paul Cummins - is thousands of poppies and commemorates the beginning of World War I. It represents all British or colonial military fatalities in the war. 888,246 poppies will be installed with the last one being placed on November 11th, 2014 to symbolically mark the end of WWI. The poppies are for sale and money shared amongst military charities.
Soldiers stand below cloud of poppies to symbolise Great War dead
This is an oil on Canvas by Walter Launt Palmer. It is entitled "Snow-Bound Brook". One of the most celebrated painters of snowy landscapes and a harbinger of American Impressionism, Walter Launt Palmer was born in Albany, New York, in 1854.
Rising Road by Gustave Caillebotte, 1881.