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The Kiss (Hayez)

The hotel Il bacio offers an 1859 painting by the Italian artist Francesco artists. This is probably his most famous work. This painting conveys the main features of Italian romanticism and has come to represent the spirit of the Risorgimento. It ...

                                               

The Kiss (Klimt)

Kiss is an oil on canvas painting with the addition of gold leaf, silver and platinum. Austrian artist-symbolist Gustav Klimt. It was written at some point in 1907 and 1908, in the midst of what scientists call its "Golden period". It was exhibit ...

                                               

The Kiss (Munch painting)

Kiss oil painting on canvas completed by the Norwegian artist Edvard Munchs symbolist in 1897. Part of his Frieze of life, which depicts the stages of a relationship between a man and a woman, a kiss is the realization of the motive with which he ...

                                               

The Taking of Christ (Caravaggio)

The taking of Christ painting, Jesus arrest, the Italian Baroque master Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. Originally commissioned by the Roman nobleman Ciriaco Mattei in 1602, it is housed in the National gallery of Ireland, Dublin.

                                               

The Feast of Saint Nicholas

The feast of St. Nicholas, is a painting by Dutch artist Jan Steen, which can now be found in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. It measures 82 x 70.5 cm Picture painted in the chaotic Jan Steen "style," depicts a family at home on December 5, the nig ...

                                               

La Promenade (Renoir)

La promenade is oil on canvas, early impressionist painting by French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, created in 1870. The work depicts a young couple on trips outside the city, a walk through the forest. Under the influence of the Rococo Revival d ...

                                               

Copies by Vincent van Gogh

Copies by Vincent van Gogh were an important group of paintings executed by Vincent van Gogh between 1887 and early 1890-ies. While at Saint-Paul asylum in Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France where van Gogh admitted himself, he strived to have subject ...

                                               

Pietà (Titian)

Pieta now in the Galleria dellAccademia in Venice is one of the last paintings by the Italian master Titian and his final, extended, the state was left unfinished after his death in 1576, must be completed by Palma Giovane. Titian intended it to ...

                                               

Crucifixion with a Donor (Bosch)

Crucifixion with a donor is a painting by Hieronymus Bosch is considered to be written between 1480 and 1485. The painting is in the Royal museums of fine arts of Belgium in Brussels.

                                               

Daybreak (painting)

Dawn is a painting by American artist Maxfield Parrish, written in 1922. Dawn is the most popular art print of the 20th century, based on the number of prints made: one out of every four American homes. According to the National Museum of America ...

                                               

The Birth of Venus

"The birth of Venus" - a painting by the Italian painter Sandro Botticelli, probably made in the middle of the 1480-ies. It depicts the goddess Venus arriving at the shore after her birth, when she came out fully grown from the sea. The painting ...

                                               

The Birth of Venus (Gerome)

The birth of Venus or Venus rising is a painting of 1890 by Jean-Leon Gerome. It depicts the actual birth of Venus from the sea. Sold at auction in 1991. Is currently in a private collection.

                                               

Roses (Krøyer)

Rose is a 1893 painting by P. S. Kroyer, one of the most successful artists of the community known as Braginskii school, which flourished in Skagen in the North of Jutland in the late 19th century. It is shown, Marie Kroyer, the artists wife, sit ...

                                               

The Mermaids (Kramskoi)

Mermaid is a 1871 oil on canvas Russian artist Ivan Kramskoy. It depicts nineteen rusalki, who, according to Slavic mythology, was a river or lake spirits, who came by night in the form of young women. In some versions of the myth depict them as ...

                                               

The Garden of Love (Rubens)

The garden of Love a painting by Rubens, produced in 1633 and now in the Prado Museum in Madrid. The work was first listed in 1666, when it was hung in the Royal Palace in Madrid, the Spanish kings bedroom. At the beginning of the inventory, the ...

                                               

The Wedding Dance

Wedding dance is a 1566 oil-on-panel painting by Pieter Bruegel the Elder. The Museums property in the Detroit Institute of arts in Detroit, Michigan, the work was discovered by his Director in England in 1930, and brought to Detroit. Considered ...

                                               

Saint George and the Dragon (Raphael)

St. George and the Dragon is a small Cabinet painting by the Italian painter of the high Renaissance of Raphael, painted between 1504 and 1506, and now in the National Gallery of art in Washington, D.C. the Saint wears the blue garter of the Engl ...

                                               

St. Jerome at Prayer (Bosch)

SV. Jerome at prayer is a painting of St. Hieronymus Bosch, thought to have been completed V. 1482. Today it is the Museum of fine arts in Ghent.

                                               

St. John the Baptist in the Wilderness

SV. John the Baptist in the wilderness oil painting of Bosch. The painting was acquired by the Spanish collector lázaro Galdiano in 1913. It is on display at the Museum of lázaro Galdiano in Madrid, Spain. The painting forms a pair with St. John ...

                                               

St. John the Evangelist on Patmos

SV. John on Patmos is a painting by Hieronymus Bosch. At the moment, Gemaldegalerie, Berlin, Germany. The reverse is also painted, the title of this painting is a scene from the passion of Christ and the Pelican with her young.

                                               

St Luke (Hals)

The painting shows St. Luke sitting at a Desk reading with an ox at his elbow. This painting was described in the 18th century but was considered lost until the 1950s, when two tronies were discovered languishing in the storerooms of the Odessa M ...

                                               

St Mark (Hals)

Saint Mark is a painting by the Dutch Golden age painter Frans Hals, painted in 1625. It was purchased from the art dealer Colnaghi, London in September 2013, the Pushkin Museum and transferred to the Museum in November of the same year, where he ...

                                               

Saint Christopher Carrying the Christ Child

St. Christopher carrying the Christ child is a painting by Hieronymus Bosch, Dating to between 1490 and 1500. It is in the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

                                               

The Hay Harvest

Hay, its oil on wood painting created by Pieter Bruegel in 1565. The most important of Lobkowiczes Northern pictures, he was hanging in the dining room of the Antwerp merchant Niclaes Jongelink. This painting was part of a series of six panels, e ...

                                               

The Elephants

The elephant is a recurring theme in the work of Dali, first appeared in his 1944 work dream caused by the flight of a bee around a pomegranate a second before awakening, and in the Temptation of St. Anthony, swans reflecting elephants. Elephants ...

                                               

The Death of Actaeon

The death of Actaeon is a late work by Italian Renaissance artist Titian, painted in oil on canvas from 1559 until his death in 1576 and currently at the National gallery in London. It is very likely one of two paintings the artist said that he s ...

                                               

The Descent from the Cross (Rubens)

"The descent from the cross" - the Central panel of the triptych by Peter Paul Rubens in 1612-1614. It is still in its original location, the Cathedral of our lady, Antwerp, Belgium, along with the other great altarpiece of the exaltation of the ...

                                               

Le Rêve (Picasso)

Le rêve is a 1932 oil painting by Pablo Picasso, after 50 years old, portraying his 22-year-old mistress Marie-Therese Walter. It is said to have been painted in one day, on 24 January 1932. It belongs to Picassos period of distorted images, with ...

                                               

The Magpie (Monet)

The magpie is an oil on canvas landscape painting by French impressionist Claude Monet, created in the winter of 1868-1869 near the commune of étretat in Normandy. Monets patron, Louis Joachim Gaudibert, helped arrange a house in étretat for Mone ...

                                               

A Girl Asleep

A girl asleep, also known as a woman asleep, a woman asleep at table, and the maid asleep painting by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer, 1657. It is located at the Metropolitan Museum in new York and may not be lent in another place in accordance ...

                                               

Le Sommeil

Le sleep erotic oil painting on canvas by French artist Gustave Courbet created in 1866. The painting, which depicts a lesbian couple, also known as two friends and indolence and lust.

                                               

The Elder Sister

The older sister is the picture of nineteenth-century French academic artist, William-Adolphe Bouguereau in 1869. The painting was purchased in 1992 at the Museum of fine arts, Houston, as a gift. As reported on the website of the Museum, the pai ...

                                               

The Gloomy Day

In a gloomy day is an oil painting on wood Pieter Bruegel in 1565. Painting is one of a series of six works, five of which still survive, that depict different times of the year. The painting is currently in the collection of the Kunsthistorische ...

                                               

The Sacrament of the Last Supper

The sacrament of the last supper painting by Salvador Dali. Completed in 1955 after nine months of work, it remains one of his most popular songs. Since its arrival at the National Gallery of art, Washington, D.C., in 1955, it replaced Renoirs gi ...

                                               

Last Supper (Tintoretto)

The last Supper is a painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Jacopo Tintoretto. Oil painting on canvas executed in 1592-1594, it is located in the Basilica di San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice, Italy.

                                               

La Danse (Bouguereau)

La Danse-the paintings, created in the XIX century French artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau in 1856. The paintings are currently in the Musee dorsay in Paris.

                                               

Dance (Matisse)

Dance is a painting by Henri Matisse in 1910 at the request of the Russian businessman and art collector Sergei Shchukin, who bequeathed a large decorative panel for the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. The composition of dancing figur ...

                                               

Assumption of the Virgin (Titian)

The Dormition or assumption Frari is a large altarpiece panel oil painting by Italian Renaissance artist Titian, painted in 1515-1518. He remains in the position it was designed for, on the main altar of the Basilica of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei F ...

                                               

The Farm (Miro)

Farm oil painting made by Joan miró between the summer of 1921 in Mont-Roig del and winter 1922 in Paris. It is a kind of inventory of the estate owned by his family since 1911 in the city of camp Mont-Roig del. Miro himself considered this work ...

                                               

The Fifer

In fiery or young flautist is a painting by French artist Edouard Manet, made in 1866. It is usually kept in the Museum dorsay, Paris and now on loan to the Louvre Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

                                               

Flora (Titian)

The work was reproduced in numerous engravings of the 16th century. Later, she followed the strange series of hand-changing in Brussels and Vienna. In the 17th century, it was sold to the Spanish Ambassador in Amsterdam in Archduke Leopold Wilhel ...

                                               

Thatched Cottages and Houses

Thatched cottages and houses is an oil painting by Vincent van Gogh that he painted in may 1890 when he lived in Auvers-sur-Oise, France. Van Gogh spent the last few months of his life in Auvers-sur-Oise, a small town North of Paris, after he lef ...

                                               

Christ in the Desert

Christ in the desert Christ in the desert 1872 painting by Russian artist Ivan Kramskoi, reflecting the temptations of Christ. Kramskoy was invited to a professorship of painting at the Russian Academy of the arts Council, but learned that in ear ...

                                               

The Chess Players (Eakins painting)

This is a small oil on wood panel depicting Eakinss father Benjamin observing a chess match. The two players are Bertrand Gardel on the left, an elderly French teacher, and the somewhat younger George Holmes, a painter. Men in dark, wood-paneled ...

                                               

Judith (Giorgione)

Judith is a painting by the Italian painter Giorgione, completed around 1504. This is one of the few authentic works by Giorgione owned by the Russian Museum, the Hermitage. The painting, originally attributed to Raphael, came to the Hermitage in ...

                                               

Plateau

In Geology and physical geography, plateau, also called the elevated plain or plateau, the area of highland usually consisting of relatively flat terrain that rises significantly above the surrounding terrain, often with one or more sides with de ...

                                               

Adrar Plateau

Adrar is a highland natural and historical region of the Sahara desert in Northern Mauritania. The Adrar region, an administrative division of Mauritania, is named after the traditional region. It is sometimes called Adrar Tamar, to distinguish i ...

                                               

Azas Plateau

Azas plateau is a volcanic field in Russia. It is also known as the plateau East of Tuva, Khamsara-Biykhem plateau, northeast Tuva plateau. It covers an area of 2.000 sq km to the West from lake Baikal. Volcanic activity in this region also occur ...

                                               

Aïr Mountains

In the mountains of air or air massif is a triangular massif located in Northern Niger, in the Sahara desert. Part of Western drought-resistant mountain Sahara forest Ecoregion, they rise to more than 1.800 m and extend over 84.000 km2. Lying in ...

                                               

Atherton Tableland

On the Putorana plateau is a fertile plateau which is part of the Great Dividing range in Queensland, Australia. The Atherton Tablelands is a diverse region, with an area of 64.768 square kilometers and is home to 45.243 people. The main settleme ...

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