Catégorie : A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (5): Norwegian- Fra Hardanger

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (5) Description of the painting Title painting:  Norwegian: Fra Hardanger Hardanger is a traditional district in the western part of Norway, dominated by the Hardangerfjord and its inner branches of the Sørfjorden and Eidfjorden. It consists of the municipalities of Odda, Ullensvang, Eidfjord, Ulvik, Granvin, Kvam, and Jondal, and is located inside the county of Hordaland. In … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (5): Norwegian- Fra Hardanger

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (4):Portrait of Madame de Pompadour

Description of the painting Title painting:  Portrait of Madame de Pompadour Duchess of Menars, born on 29 December 1721 in Paris and died on 15 April 1764 at Versailles, is a lady of the French bourgeoisie who became favorite of Louis XV, King of France and Navarre.                    Dated: Circa  1750-1758 Technical:  oil on canvas Dimensions:  … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (4):Portrait of Madame de Pompadour

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (7) TITLE PAINTING: The Ninth Wave THEME:u Seascape; With a boat in the foreground, huge waves, and a beautiful sunset. DATED: 1850 MEDIUM: Oil on canvas SIZE: 221 × 332 cm CURRENT LOCATION: Russian Museum, St. Petersburg (Russia) USER (PHOTO): Nona Lohr Source photo: publicdomainpictures.net License: CC0 Public Domain Artist: Ivan Aïvazovski Self-portrait (Photo User:  Alex-engraver. Source:commons.wikimedia.org) Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (1): Samson and Delilah

Photo Source: commons.wikimedia.org Title:  Samson and Delilah Dated: 1580 Technology: Oil on canvas Mass: 215.5 × 243 cm Current location: Musée Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, Germany Artist: JOOS VAN WINGHE   Born in Brüssel (Belgium), the year 1544 Death in Frankfurt am main ( Germany), on December 18, 1603 After four years in Italy, he returned to his hometown in 1568 via Paris. He was a painter of … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (1): Samson and Delilah

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (9) Description of the painting TITLE PAINTING:  A ball At the Mill of Pancake THEME: Realism (The scene, lit by a light that passes through the leaves, takes place at the « moulin de la galette », on the butte Montmartre, in Paris.) The scene takes place in the open air. A Sunday afternoon, a day of fine weather at the … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (4.):Portrait of Madame de Pompadour

Description of the painting Title painting:  Portrait of Madame de Pompadour Madame de Pompadour is Duchess of Menars, born on 29 December 1721 in Paris and died on 15 April 1764 at Versailles, is a lady of the French bourgeoisie who became favorite of Louis XV, King of France and Navarre.                      [wikipedia.org ] Dated: Circa … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (4.):Portrait of Madame de Pompadour

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

ART AND BEAUTY IMAGES FOR YOU  ;THEATERS (3): Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles Author: MargaretNapier . Source: flickr.com . Some rights reserved The Walt Disney Concert Hall is one of the four concert halls that make up the Los Angeles Music Center in Los Angeles. It was designed by the architect Frank Gehry and was inaugurated in October 2003. It is … Lire la suite Walt Disney Concert Hall

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (10)

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (10) Description of the painting TITLE PAINTING:  The apotheosis of St. Ignactius THEME: Metaphysical painting Italian artistic movement founded in 1917 by Carlo Carrà, Alberto Savinio and Giorgio de Chirico in Ferrara, who seeks to represent what is beyond the physical appearance of reality beyond the experience of the senses. This movement preceded Surrealism.   The idea of … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (10)

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (9)

Description of the painting TITLE PAINTING:  Bal city hall Vienna THEME: Realism (Austrian Historical Event) Ball at the Vienna City Hall (Austria) in the presence of the mayor, Karl Lueger. DATED: 1904 MEDIUM: oil on canvas SIZE: 3 843 × 2 713 pix(11,37 Mio) CURRENT LOCATION: musée d’histoire de Vienne USER (PHOTO): Yelkrokoyade GNU Free Documentation License. [ Source of the photo and description: fr.wikipedia.org] Artist: Wilhelm Gause Wilhelm Gause … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (9)

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Greenland, The second largest island in the world

ART AND BEAUTY IMAGES FOR YOU Beauty of the islands of the world (1) Greenland The second largest island in the world Greenland is an autonomous territory attached to Denmark located in North America. It represents 97% of the territory of Denmark, with 2 166 086 km² (the second largest island in the world, after Australia).With a population of just over 50,000, Greenland is … Lire la suite Greenland, The second largest island in the world

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (8)

Description of the painting TITLE PAINTING:  Woodcut THEME: Realism (Life in Japan in the 18th and 19th centuries) « Since the age of six, I had the mania for drawing the shapes of objects. About the age of fifty, I published an infinity of drawings; But I am unhappy with all that I have produced before the age of seventy. It was at the age … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (8)

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A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (6)

  Description of the painting Title painting:  Composition VII theme: abstract This watercolor, which would be the first abstract painting in the world, has raised controversies and discussions, and has provoked many contradictory theses. There are two opposing trends: that which really dates from 1910, and which includes it in a series of studies for Composition VII, which rejects this dating and brings it … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING (6)