Discover these famous bible stories are key to understanding the meaning behind early modern art… Continue reading Can you recognize these famous Bible stories from art history?
Representing the human body has been one of the major themes throughout art history since prehistoric times. In fact, among the paintings that have marked history, many are nude paintings of bodies, more specifically naked woman. We can take as an example Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus, Courbet’s The Origin of the World or Modigliani’s Reclining Nude. The nude genre can be assimilated to a … Continue reading A History of Female Nude Paintings
The year 2019 marks 500 years since da Vinci’s death. To mark this monumental occasion, Artsper takes you back in time to find out more about the woman behind the smile. Continue reading Artwork Analysis: The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci