Double Portrait — Fairfield Porter

Double Portrait,1968 by Fairfield Porter (1907-1975)

Tajh by the Waters — Dominic Chambers

Tajh by the Waters, 2020 by Dominic Chambers (b. 1993)

Reification #80 — Dario Maglionico 

Reification #80, 2021 by Dario Maglionico (b. 1986)

Well, Well, Well (Chiffon in Green) — Dominic Chambers

Well, Well, Well (Chiffon in Green), 2020 — Dominic Chambers (b. 1993)

 

Ari Reading — Dorothy Thornhill

Ari Reading, 1973 by Dorothy Thornhill (1910–1987)

Reading by the Moon — Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Reading by the Moon, 1888 by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839 – 1892)

Jan Six — Rembrandt

Jan Six, 1647 by Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn, 1606-69)

Red Table — Zoey Frank 

Red Table, 2016 by Zoey Frank (b. 1987)

Seven sketches of people reading by George Jones

 

Untitled, undated sketches of readers by George Jones (1786–1869)

Canto II — Tom Phillips

Canto II, 1982 by Tom Phillips (b. 1937). From the Dante’s Inferno series.

Bar Boy — Salman Toor

Bar Boy, 2020 by Salman Toor (b. 1983)

Herbario — Norah Borges

Herbario, 1928 by Norah Borges (1901–1998)

Astrologers — Greg Burak

Astrologers, 2018 by Greg Burak (b. 1986)

Library — Franz Sedlacek

Library, 1938 by Franz Sedlacek (1891-1945)

Sheltering in Place — Gregory Ferrand 

Sheltering in Place, 2019 by Gregory Ferrand (b. 1975)

Study for Night Reading — Aron Wiesenfeld

Study for Night Reading, 2020 by Aron Wiesenfeld (b. 1972)

Goethe in Purgatory — Thomas Theodor Heine

Goethe In Purgatory, 1932 by Thomas Theodor Heine (1867–1948). Via/more.