What fewer people know however are the stories about its painter gustav klimt. In this post let us look at some of the world famous paintings and their background stories.
This interesting artwork is massive and is very popular in asia where people respect the human s communion with the nature but it s starting to become pretty popular in europe too.
Interesting artworks. Picfacts 1 500 picfacts 501 1000 picfacts 1001 1500 picfacts 1501 2000 picfacts 2001 2500 picfacts 2501 3000 picfacts 3001 3500 picfacts 3501 4000 picfacts 4001 4500. Our group of art connoisseurs have identified a collection of. Cafe terrace at night.
The creation of adam michelangelo. Every brush stroke and each drop of colour used is a written word on the canvas. This painting by van gogh is an interesting piece because it shows the artist without his beard.
However not many people know that he was also an expert anatomist who used to dissect corpses with the intention of producing anatomical sketches. The last supper is a late 15th century mural painting by leonardo da vinci in the refectory of the convent of santa maria delle grazie milan. It is one of the world s most famous paintings and one of the most studied scrutinized and satirized.
Story of portrait of dr. 10 world famous paintings with interesting backstories. These paintings are familiar to people of all ages and cultures as being representative of the greatest works of art ever created and will continue to resonate in the minds of art lovers for many centuries to come.
Here are 25 kickass and interesting facts about paintings. Timeless in their beauty and execution these artworks have transcended time and artistic concepts to create history. Sometimes the stories turn out to be even more interesting than the actual painting itself.
Gustav klimt used cat urine as fixative. While living in nazi occupied paris during world war ii one german officer allegedly asked pablo pi. A simple dinner at a cafe.
From cave drawings that might be humanity s oldest artwork to today s avant garde masterpieces this is history s most interesting art. And if you fail to use them in your classroom these stories will still make you significantly more interesting at parties. It is also one of the few paintings sold by van gogh and it fetched a whopping 71 5 million in 1998 making it one of his most expensive paintings ever sold.
Every painting has a story behind it. It is well known that michelangelo was an exceptional artist architect and sculptor. It implies a lot of discipline and patience to cut the bush in such a way and no they re not plastic leaves.
Painted by vincent van gogh this painting shows an everyday setting in bright colors. The kiss is undoubtedly one of the most iconic works of the 20th century and a painting with which nearly everyone is familiar. 1 5 interesting facts about paintings 1.