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Domenico Maria Viani

Domenico Maria Viani (Born in 1668, Bologna. Died in 1711, Bologna) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period. He was born in Bologna, the son of Giovanni Maria Viani, was born at Bologna, and was educated under his father, who kept a rival academy to that of Carlo Cignani. He trained with his father and in 1691 he made a visit to Venice, which, though lasting less than a  [ Read More ]

William Clarke Wontner

William Clarke Wontner(17 January 1857 Stockwell, Surrey – 23 September 1930 Worcester) was a English portrait painter, neo-classical artist during the neo-classical movement of England, of which Lawrence Alma-Tadema was the foremost leader. Wontner added Orientalist elements into his paintings because he loved to paint seductive women often against white marble walls in classical oriental settings. Wontner was born in Stockwell, Surrey, the son of noted architect, designer and renderer  [ Read More ]

Guido Reni

Guido Reni (b. 1575 Calvenzano, Italy, d. 1642 Bologna, Italy ) was an Italian painter of high-Baroque style. Guido Reni, a prime master in the Bolognese school of painting, and one of the most admired artists of the period of incipient decadence in Italy, was born at Calvenzano near Bologna on the 4th of November 1575. As a child of nine, he was apprenticed under the Bolognese studio of Denis  [ Read More ]

Ippolito Borghese

Ippolito Borghese (late 1500s – March, 1627), the Italian painter of the late-Renaissance, born in Sigillo (near Perugia) in the late 16th century. Likely trained in Rome and became a follower of Scipione Pulzone and was influenced by the painterly traditions of Federigo Barocci. He then moved to Naples. He was influenced by the circle of Mannerist artists active in the Rome of Sixtus V. In 1598 he completed a  [ Read More ]

Jusepe de Ribera

Jusepe de Rivera(b. 1591 Játiva, Spain, d. 1652 Naples, Italy ) was born in Játiba, near Valencia, where he was probably trained by Francisco Ribalta (1565-1628). He also was called Lo Spagnoletto (“the Little Spaniard”) by his contemporaries and early writers. Ribera was a leading painter of the Spanish school, although his mature work was all done in Italy. Ribera was born near Valencia, Spain at Xàtiva. He was baptized  [ Read More ]

Edward Poynter

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Baronet, PRA (20 March 1836 – 28 July 1919) was an English painter, designer, and draughtsman who served as President of the Royal Academy. He was born in Paris on March 20, 1836; but soon afterwards his parents returned to London, and most of his boyhood was spent in Westminster, the family living first near Poets’ Corner, and afterwards in Queen Anne’s Gate. Delicate health  [ Read More ]

Medea-Frederick Sandys

Medea is an oil painting on canvas by the Pre-Raphaelite painter Frederick Sandys which was created in 1868. Description In Greek mythology Medea, a magician and princess, fell in love with Jason and helped him steal the Golden Fleece on the island of Colchis. He married her but after the birth of their children he divorced her to marry Glauce. In revenge Medea created a poisoned robe and coronet and  [ Read More ]

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Arsen Pochkhua-Georg

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Théodore Géricault

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Ivan Aivazovsky

Hovhannes Aivazian was born on July seventeen, 1817 within the ...

Franz Marc

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