7 Best Portraits By Impressionist Artist Claude Monet

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Oscar-Claude Monet (November 14, 1840 – December 5, 1926) was a French artist who is most famous as a founder and a leading artist of the art movement Impressionism. Monet began his artistic career as a caricaturist. In fact, he used to sell his caricatures to support himself initially. Moreover, his portrait The Woman in … Read more

7 Beautiful Landscape Every Monet Lover Must Know About

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Oscar-Claude Monet (November 14, 1840 – December 5, 1926) was a French artist who is among the most revered figures in the history of western art. Monet may be considered foremost a landscape painter who created some of the most famous works in the genre including the Water Lilies series, the Poplar series and Morning … Read more

10 Most Famous Paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir

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Active during the second half of 19th century and early 20th century, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (February 25, 1841 – December 3, 1919) was a prolific French artist who was a pioneer as well as a leading painter of the art movement Impressionism. Along with Claude Monet, he developed several artistic techniques which became associated with the … Read more

10 Most Famous Pop Art Paintings And Collages

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Pop Art was an art movement that dominated the art world in the mid 20th century. Considered the last prominent modern art movement, Pop Art appreciates popular culture as opposed to elitist culture. It is characterized by bright colors and use of recognizable imagery from popular culture like advertisements, celebrities, mundane cultural objects and comic … Read more

10 Most Famous Paintings Depicting Women By Renowned Artists

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Women have been a favorite topic of artists through the ages. In ancient art, women were often depicted as goddesses and mythological characters. The fifteenth century saw the emergence of idealized portraits of women with elaborate dresses. These paintings were often commissioned by rich families who wanted to showcase their affluence and power. However, the … Read more

10 Most Famous Paintings By Mexican Artists

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Before the Spanish conquest in the 16th century, Mexico came under a region now known as Mesoamerica. Mesoamerican art was strongly based on nature, the surrounding political reality and the gods. After the Spanish conquest, art in Mexico was primarily used as a mean to propagate Christianity. However, after Mexico won its independence from Spain … Read more