10 best paintings of Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse The Green line

Henri Matisse, a French artist, is a master of colour and form of the 20th Century. With the inclusion of sinuous curves which were rooted in the traditions of figurative art, he produced numerous masterpieces …

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Indus Valley Civilization Timeline

Indus Valley Civilization

Indus Valley Civilization is a mysterious civilization that is divided into three major phases. The phases include the Early Harappan Phase (3300 BCE to 2800 BCE), the Mature Harappan Phase (2600 BCE to 1900 B.C.E), …

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10 paintings of Peter Paul Rubens

Honeysuckle Bower Peter Paul Rubens

An artist specialized in making portraits, altarpieces, landscapes, and mythological – allegorical history paintings, Peter Paul Rubens ( June 28, 1577 – May 30, 164) was an educated humanist scholar and a diplomat. The Horrors …

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10 paintings inspired by the French Revolution

Napoleon’s Coronation

The French Revolution, especially Napoleon Bonaparte, has influenced the works of various artists. Most of the paintings, inspired by the French Revolution, are painted by one famous neoclassical artist, Jacques-Louis David.  There are numerous other …

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Top 10 paintings of Salvador Dali

Crucifixion by Salvador Dali

Despite being born in a small town outside Barcelona to a middle-class family, Salvador Dali found inspiration from the surrounding of Catalan environs and the landscapes which are later reflected in most of his paintings. …

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Top 10 amazing paintings of Giotto

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Giotto di Bondone( 1267-1337)is one of the few great painters recognized and applauded in his lifetime for being a revolutionary.  It wouldn’t be wrong to say that a history of paintings should begin with him …

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