Sweden’s most famous painter: Anders Leonard Zorn

Anders Leonard Zorn is the most popular painter in Sweden, he is also an engraver, sculptor and photographer, born February 18, 1860 and died August 22, 1920.After his studies at the Royal Swedish Academy of Arts, he took advantage of his trips to Madrid, London, Constantinople, and – above all – Paris, to perfect and … Lire la suite Sweden’s most famous painter: Anders Leonard Zorn

A great artist of the 19th century, little known: GUSTAVE CAILLEBOTTE (1)

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists GUSTAVE CAILLEBOTTE Photo source : commons.wikimedia Gustave Caillebotte, is a French impressionist painter, born in Paris on August 19, 1848 and died in Gennevilliers on February 21, 1894. He is an original artist by his themes, in particular the boredom and the extreme loneliness of the characters, who seem … Lire la suite A great artist of the 19th century, little known: GUSTAVE CAILLEBOTTE (1)

PREHISTORIC PAINTINGS (1)

ART and DESIGN History of paintings PREHISTORIC PAINTINGS The Bisons Covaciella (Spain).14,000 years old: Source: wikimedia.org Chimiachas coat in the Natural Park of the Sierra and Canyons of Guara, Huesca ( Spain).6,000 years old: Source: komandokroketa.org Engravings of the Bushmen in the twyfelfontein site (Namibia). 5000_10000 years old: Source: namibian.org Warradjan aboriginal cultural centre. Rock art … Lire la suite PREHISTORIC PAINTINGS (1)

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 took shape from the 1820s, in the … Lire la suite Barbizon school in the history of Art