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Great works of art contain touches of strangeness that, once seen, unlock deeper meaning. Kelly Grovier reveals examples from paintings including The Scream and The Kiss.
Lucy Nicholson saved to Aesthetic pictures
Italian Renaissance portrait was unmask as a remarkably sophisticated 20th-century forgery. Sometimes we see what we want to see. When this Italian ‘Renaissance’ portrait was acquired by the National Gallery in 1923, it was hailed as a unique painting by an undiscovered master of the 15th century. Since the 1950s, connoisseurship, art historical research and scientific analysis have combined forces to unmask a remarkably sophisticated 20th-century forgery. This portrait was acquired by the…
Itapuan Sobral saved to catolicismo
renaissance ceiling mural from florence, italy | summer in italy | academia aesthetic
Leah saved to italian summer
A gentleman of the court reportedly requested the French painter represent his mistress being pushed on a swing as he secretly admired her from below.
Selkie Obsessed saved to Art
In January 2021, Sotheby’s will auction Sandro Botticelli’s Young Man Holding a Roundel, one of the most significant portraits, of any period, ever to appear at auction
M'Lynn Suwinski saved to •beauties•
I suspect there are hundreds if not thousands of photos in the gallery on your phone. If you take a moment to scroll through all of them, there are chances you might spot one that stands out. It’s hard to put a finger on what exactly makes it so special, but the composition, the light, the atmosphere are somewhat unique…
Brigham J.moore saved to Rene Seance
►Greek Mythology: “Aphrodite, Hephaestus, Ares and her Other Lovers”: _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Hephaestus (Roman equ…
chaa saved to historical art
“@ysvyri I love The souls of Acheron! Here are some old arts that are at the top of my head right now. Its hard to pick just 4. I like a lot from the olds. La Belle Dame Sans Merci- Waterhouse Le Remords- Louis Baader The Oreads- William-Adolphe Bouguereau Witches Sabbeth- Goya”
Daniela Friedrich saved to Art - Composition