Travel Original oil paintings

John's travels have inspired him to paint the many architectural gems and scenic landscapes he has encountered.

Invest in superb originals to complement your collection and provide heirlooms bringing lasting enjoyment for generations to come.

Gallery wrapped:  Unless noted, all paintings are gallery wrapped.  The canvas wraps around the sides of the wooden stretcher bars and is secured to the back with staples.  No staples are visible and the sides are unpainted.

Gallery wrapped with painted edges (as indicated):  Some paintings are gallery wrapped with painted sides  This means that the artist has continued the image around the sides of the canvas on the wooden stretcher bars, which allows either a frameless or framed presentation.

Canvas panel (as indicated):  These works are painted on canvas wrapped around a sturdy 1/8" thick acid free core.

Arenal Volcano Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano Costa Rica Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica Original oil

At 5,437 feet and still active, the Arenal Volcano looms large and ominous over the pastured green hillsides and lake that surround its base.

$120.00

Artists of Montmartre Paris, Artists of Montmartre Paris Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Artists of Montmartre, Paris Original oil

Montmartre is a thriving artist community in the northern end of Paris. It was a favorite location for Salvador Dalí, Claude Monet, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pablo Picasso, Camille Pissarro, and Vincent van Gogh.

$120.00 (Sold)

Church on le Mont Pipet Vienne, Church on le Mont Pipet Vienne Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Church on le Mont Pipet, Vienne Original oil

This lovely little church sits high on a hill above Vienne, France and the river Rhône. It occupies a site within a fort and monastery from the Middle Ages.

$120.00

Gdask Poland Medieval Street in August, Gdask Poland Medieval Street in August Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Gdańsk Poland, Medieval Street in August Original oil

Gdańsk is a spectacular medieval port city on the Baltic coast of Poland.  It centers on this Renaissance style Town Hall, built in 1556 and reconstructed after WWII.  The colorful buildings on this street, once private residences (and also reconstructed), are now home to shops and restaurants.

$350.00

Hartshorne Road Locust New Jersey, Hartshorne Road Locust New Jersey Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Hartshorne Road, Locust, New Jersey Original oil

This charming road winds through Hartshorne Woods Park, a hilly, forested, 791-acre site overlooking the Navesink River.  Many impressive homes line Hartshorne Road.  It was named after Richard Hartshorne, an English Quaker, who settled there in 1669.  Among the highest elevations along the Atlantic Coast, the Park is located at the north shore of the Navesink River just west of its juncture with the Atlantic Ocean.  Locust is a shore community close to New York Harbor.

$350.00

Iceland Countryside in August, Iceland Countryside in August Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Iceland Countryside in August Original oil

Iceland, a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic Ocean, is volcanically and geologically active.  It is characterized by sand and lava fields, mountains, geysers, glaciers, spa lagoons, lush green farms, and fields.  Iceland is warmed by the Gulf Stream and has a temperate climate.  However, its high latitude and marine influence keep summers a bit chilly and often stunningly misty.

$350.00

Placer County Court House, Placer County Court House Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Placer County Court House Original oil

Gold was first discovered in 1848 in Auburn (Placer County), California, after which 300,000 fortune-seekers rushed west to stake their claim. This lovely town in the Sierra foothills is a popular stopping place for travelers going between San Francisco and Lake Tahoe.

$440.00

Portugal Village Street Scene, Portugal Village Street Scene Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Portugal Village, Street Scene Original oil

Portugal is known for its charming villages with narrow cobblestone streets, crooked lanes, and sometimes steep intersections.  Many villages are perched on hills rising out of agricultural planes.  In medieval times, these villages would unite to fight against invading enemies.  Nowadays, they unite to fight against the passage of time and modernization.

$120.00 (Sold)

Sacre-Coeur at Night Paris, Sacre-Coeur at Night Paris Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Sacré-Cœur at Night, Paris Original oil

This magnificent church is of the Romanesque-Byzantine style. High above Paris, it is the second most visited church in France.

$120.00

Sunset on the Grand Canal Venice, Sunset on the Grand Canal Venice Original oil, Original oil paintings, Stretched canvas, Paper, Note cards, Travel, original oil, oil on canvas, canvas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, painter, John Schmiechen, Schmiechen, historic, oil painting, painting, American impressionist, impressionist

Sunset on the Grand Canal, Venice Original oil

Venice is built on more than 100 small islands in a marshy lagoon in the Adriatic Sea. Its stone palaces seemingly rise out of the water. There are no cars or roadways, just canals and boats.

$120.00


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