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Paintings Then and Now
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Find a painting, find the spot, and take a current picture at the same spot towards the same location.
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Photograph the scene in a painting on public view and record accurate coordinates.

Many paintings depict a real scene. Find where the artist set up their easel to take your photograph and record those exact coordinates with your GPSr.

The painting must be on public view. Paintings explicitly for sale in commercial galleries are not allowed. Although all paintings are technically for sale, except ones owned by public bodies, your subject needs to be publicly accessible. On loan to a exhibition gallery is public access.

A painting online is publicly accessible, but where is the original? You do not have to visit the original.

Group will also accept images printed from wood and metal engravings.
Instructions for Posting a Paintings Then and Now Waymark:
Name your waymark after the painting name and artist. Include the city/town and country.
e.g. "Die Fraueninsel by Fritz Halberg-Krauss - Gstadt, Bayern, Germany"

Accurate coordinates taken with a GPSr of where the artist stood.

Short description
Describe what and where the painting shows in reality. State which direction to look
e.g. North South East West

Long Description
Include where the painting is on public view and please say how to arrange viewing of the painting if it is not obvious. For paintings in public galleries and not for sale this will be easy. Tell us about the artist and this painting and the scene.
e.g. Dates, life history, what are we looking at.

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Default photograph taken by you of the scene in the painting. Further photos to illustrate points raised in your text. Also upload a photo of the painting either taken by you or from another source if the copyright allows it. Please credit all sources. Somehow viewers need to see both your photograph of the topic and an image of the painting. If there are some copyright problems you have to provide a link to the painting.

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Please credit all sources. "Quoted material can generally be used as long as it is clearly indicated as such (quotation marks are the accepted way to do this) and the source identified with URL for a web page if it is the source." source.

It is doubtful whether any of us are art historians nor art critics. Check with source about copying their text.
Group will also accept images printed from wood and metal engravings.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Describe your visit, including the date, with as much detail as possible, and contribute at least one photo, original, different from those already in the gallery, if possible.
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Image for Union of Christian Doukhobors, Krestova, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowUnion of Christian Doukhobors, Krestova, BC

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This hall is in Krestova, a Doukhobor settlement to the west of Crescent Valley, which is on Highway 6, just west and north of its departure from Highway 3A.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 1/13/2014

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Paintings Then and NowThe Pyramid, Krestova, BC

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This painting is of "The Pyramid", a Doukhobor multipurpose centre in Krestova, BC. Among other things, the building and grounds are used as a daycare and a donation collection/distribution centre.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

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Paintings Then and NowKingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses - South Slocan, BC

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This Kingdom Hall is at 1051 Webb Road.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/23/2013

last visited: 1/22/2014

Image for Covenant Church at the Junction, South Slocan, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCovenant Church at the Junction, South Slocan, BC

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This Covenant Church can be found at 2840 Eden road in South Slocan.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 1/6/2014

Image for St. Matthew's Anglican Church - South Slocan, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Matthew's Anglican Church - South Slocan, BC

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Built during World War I, this little Anglican Church clings to the hillside along Slocan Village Road at the eastern edge of South Slocan, at number 3370.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 3/16/2014

Image for City of Nelson Powerhouse by Robert Inwood - Bonnington Falls, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCity of Nelson Powerhouse by Robert Inwood - Bonnington Falls, BC

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The print used here is available at the observation point for Upper Bonnington Dam and Powerhouse.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/10/2013

last visited: 1/5/2014

Image for St. Peter Lutheran Church, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Peter Lutheran Church, Castlegar, BC

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St. Peter Church is on the eastern side of the City of Castlegar, just east of downtown Castlegar, at 713 4th Street.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Castlegar Baptist Church, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCastlegar Baptist Church, Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of a small Baptist Church in Castlegar, BC situated at 419 Seventh Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

Image for Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowUnion of Spiritual Communities of Christ, Castlegar, BC

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The Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ finds its home in the Brilliant Cultural Centre, in Brilliant, across the Columbia River from Castlegar, BC, at the confluence of the Kootenay and the Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/13/2014

Image for Catholic Church of St. Rita’s - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCatholic Church of St. Rita’s - Castlegar, BC

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St. Rita's was a Roman Catholic Parish Church at 7th Avenue and 5th Street in Castlegar.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

Image for Robson Community Memorial Church, Robson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowRobson Community Memorial Church, Robson, BC

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This one time Baptist, one time Anglican Church is in what used to be the town of Robson at 2953 Waldie Ave. Robson is now part of the City of Castlegar. The church will be 106 years old this year, 2013.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Pentecostal New Life Assembly, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowPentecostal New Life Assembly, Castlegar, BC

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Behind the Stanley Humphries High School on 7th Street, this large bright white Pentecostal Church with a prominent steeple is quite easy to find. For a modernistic structure, it is quite photogenic.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/11/2014

Image for Russian Chapel House, Zuckerberg Island, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowRussian Chapel House, Zuckerberg Island, Castlegar, BC

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Alexander Zuckerberg's Russian Chapel House, built on Zuckerberg Island in the 1930s, exhibits classic Russian Orthodox architecture, down to the "onion dome" on top. The island is accessible via a suspension bridge from 7th Avenue & 9th Street.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for St. David's Anglican Church - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. David's Anglican Church - Castlegar, BC

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St. David's Anglican Church is located at 614 Christina Place, one half block east of Columbia Avenue/Highway 22 and one block west of the Columbia River.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

Image for Mir Centre for Peace - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowMir Centre for Peace - Castlegar, BC

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To locate the Mir Centre for Peace enter Selkirk College on Frank Beinder Way, slight left onto Selkirk College Road then turn left, go through the parking lot, then onto a dirt road. It will be about 500 metres ahead on your right.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowKingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Castlegar, BC

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This Kingdom Hall is to be found at 1680 Woodland Drive, just west of Columbia Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Castlegar United Church of Canada - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCastlegar United Church of Canada - Castlegar, BC

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This painting is of the Castlegar-Kinnaird United Church, in the Kinnaird area of Castlegar at 809 Merry Creek Road.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

Image for Living Waters Faith Fellowship - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowLiving Waters Faith Fellowship - Castlegar, BC

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Living Waters Faith Fellowship is to be found at 2329 6th Avenue, just east of Highway 22/ Columbia Avenue.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Kinnaird Church of God - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowKinnaird Church of God - Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of the Kinnaird Church of God, at 2404 Columbia Avenue. Once a separate entity, Kinnaird is now a part of the City of Castlegar.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for New Apostolic Church, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowNew Apostolic Church, Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of the New Apostolic Church near the southern end of Columbia Avenue, at number 2528, in Castlegar.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

Image for Seventh-day Adventist Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSeventh-day Adventist Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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Along Granite Road, this Adventist Church is in a semi rural area beyond the western edge of the City of Nelson proper.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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This large Latter Day Saints church stands at the corner of Richards Street West and Silver King Road in west Nelson, BC.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

Image for St. John’s Lutheran Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. John’s Lutheran Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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St. John's Lutheran is on the northern edge of downtown Nelson, at 321 Silica Street.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

Image for Kootenay Shambhala Meditation Centre by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowKootenay Shambhala Meditation Centre by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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Shambhala Meditation Centre is in downtown Nelson on Baker Street, on the third floor of Number 444.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: 5/2/2014

Image for Covenant Evangelical Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCovenant Evangelical Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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On the corner of Stanley and Silica Streets, this impressive church with the large crenellated bell tower and stained glass windows has had an interesting history.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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