There are many depictions of forests in art. Even a photograph is a depiction. Although it may seem as if a forest photograph cannot be posed, an area can be cleared, have logs added or managed in a way to generate a "typical" though actually non typical forest.

illustrations[edit | edit source]

Gustave Doré

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Blg8eGdWRSc http://web.archive.org/web/20180701213303/http://djelibeibi.unex.es:80/libros/Dore/ http://web.archive.org/web/20200222100121/http://www.surlalunefairytales.com:80/illustrations/diamondstoads/dorefairies.html

STORY ILLUSTRated by Doré about woodcutter and the ax shaft - tree gives ax handle and the forrester then chops the tree down the felling forester revealing irony.

Pictures[edit | edit source]

Greenpeace: Old Growth Forest from Inari: http://www.flickr.com/photos/greenpeacefinland/542236714/

Forest Landscapes: http://www.samikeranen.com/cpg14x/displayimage.php?album=8&pos=95

Paintings[edit | edit source]

Anton Mauve The Wagon 1885 - shows a tree cut down and dragged away

http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/by_artist.php?Artist_ID=202

Preraphalaete Art has many good depictions:

John William Inchbold A Study in March (In Early Spring) AStudyinMarchInchbold.jpg

William Dyce Titian's First Essay in Colour 1856-7 Titian_Dyce.jpg

William Dyce George Herbert at Bemreton 1861

Page data
Published 2010
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Impact Number of views to this page and its redirects. Updated once a month. Views by admins and bots are not counted. Multiple views during the same session are counted as one. 42
Issues Automatically detected page issues. Click on them to find out more. They may take some minutes to disappear after you fix them. No main image
Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.