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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.

Photos
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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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Paintings Then and NowEvangelical Covenant Church - Nelson, BC

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On the corner of Stanley and Silica Streets, this impressive church has had an interesting history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: never

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Saviour’s Pro-Cathedral Anglican Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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This magnificently appointed church is at 701 Ward Street, barely two blocks above downtown Nelson

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for Kootenay Christian Fellowship by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowKootenay Christian Fellowship by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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A relatively new church, the Kootenay Christian Fellowship is on the west side of Stanley Street, across from the School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: 5/2/2014

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Paintings Then and NowCathedral of Mary Immaculate by Tea Preville, Nelson, BC

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At 813 Ward Street, this Roman Classically styled cathedral is just three blocks uphill, above downtown Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/23/2014

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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: 5/2/2014

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Paintings Then and NowNelson United Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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The United Church at 602 Silica Street in Nelson is actually the fourth incarnation of itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 5/2/2014

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Paintings Then and NowThe Salvation Army by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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This Salvation Army Community Centre is located on the north side of Vernon Street in downtown Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Paintings Then and NowScandinavian Church - Nelson, BC

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At 802 Baker Street, in the eastern end of downtown, this one time church is now a medical office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: never

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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for First Baptist Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowFirst Baptist Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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This is actually Nelson's second "First" Baptist Church. It is in the Fairview district on the eastern edge of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 4/22/2014

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Paintings Then and NowLakeside Labyrinth, Nelson, BC

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This is the labyrinth in Nelson's Lakeside Park, its biggest and best appointed park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: 5/9/2014

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Paintings Then and NowSeawall - Nelson, BC

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This Tea Preville painting is of the seawall between beach and park at Riverside Park in Nelson. Lakeside Park is the BIG park in Nelson, stretching for around 1 km. along the waterfront, starting immediately south of BOB.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowOrange Bridge - Nelson, BC

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This painting is of "BOB", the local vernacular for the Big Orange Bridge across the west arm of Kootenay Lake at Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/11/2014

Image for Bethel Christian Centre by Tea Preville, Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowBethel Christian Centre by Tea Preville, Nelson, BC

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Nelson's Bethel Christian Centre stands on the northwest corner of the intersection of Gordon Road and Fourth Street in the Fairview area of Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/23/2014

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Paintings Then and NowEleos Centre Ministries by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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Eleos Centre Ministries is across the street from the Tenth Street Campus of Selkirk College on Tenth Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: 5/2/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/10/2013

last visited: 1/5/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 3/16/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 1/6/2014

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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

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

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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.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: 1/13/2014

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church - Balfour, BC

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The painting in question was done in 2011 by Tea Preville. It can be seen that a couple of the trees/bushes have grown somewhat in two years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/11/2014

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