Catégorie : Art

MASTERPIECE OF THE DAY

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING January 22, 2021 « The Battle of Alexander at Issus » « The Battle of Alexander at Issus » is a 1529 oil painting by German artist Albrecht Altdorfer (c. 1480-1538), a pioneer of landscape art and founding member of the Danube School.The Battle of […]

6 quotes about painting

Art philosophy 6 quotes about painting What vanity is painting, which attracts admiration by the resemblance of things, the originals of which we do not admire Blaise Pascal (1623-1662) For an artist, freedom is as essential as talent and intelligence. Maxime Gorki (1868-1936) The novelty in painting does […]

Barbizon school in the history of Art

Great painting artists Barbizon school Source: pixabay.com The Barbizon School (1) refers to a group of landscape painters established around Barbizon, who wanted to work « outdoors and after nature » in the forest of Fontainebleau (2).They are landscape-realists who paint the forest in the open air. Their pictorial impetus […]