Chagall’s daughter took her father’s paintings out of Nazi-occupied Europe
After her parents fled to America, Ida saved not only the work of her father, but also her own husband.
A skeleton in the closet or What are women waiting for in Paul Delvaux’s paintings?
What’s behind the open doors and the rails, what’s the conspiracy among the skeletons, and what the female subjects of his canvases are silent about — come and read the direct reportage guide to the world of Paul Delvaux’s endless fantasy.
Painting manner of the Bellini family and the Venetian art of the 15—16th centuries: an excursion by an art critic Oksana Sanzharova
Top 10 Most Expensive Paintings by Old Masters
Interest in the works by artists of the 14—18th centuries rose after the sensational sale of a portrait by Botticelli.
10 Most Significant Artists of the Dutch Golden Age Painting
Rembrandt, Vermeer and Hals were not the only artists who worked during this period.
Queen Victoria made intimate sketches of members of the Royal Family that she never expected or wanted the public to see. When a journalist leaked them in the, she took him to court in what is one of the earliest examples of a public figure going after the media. So her first solo exhibition was arranged only 111 years after her death – in 2012. The public had the opportunity to see sweet sketches of her daughter at bath time and in her royal finery. The drawings displayed a talent that few people were aware that the Queen possessed. By the way, her descendant – Charles, Prince of Wales is also interested in drawing. He creates scenic watercolour landscapes of locations worldwide, including Australia, Jamaica, Asia, and of course, the Royal Gardens.