Classic Works of Art: the Most Famous Paintings in History

Classic Works of Art: the Most Famous Paintings in History

Despite the advent of photography, film, and digital technology, painting endures as a longstanding form of expression with roots in antiquity. Countless paintings spanning millennia exist, yet only a modest fraction can be considered "timeless classics" that are widely recognized by the public. Notably, many of these enduring masterpieces are the creations of some of history's most renowned artists. Some of the most famous paintings in the worl...

10 Animal Paintings by World-Famous Artists

10 Animal Paintings by World-Famous Artists

The genre of fine art in which fauna plays a key role is commonly called animal painting (animalism). This is one of the oldest themes in art, dating back to prehistoric times. Animalism is often used in painting and graphics, sculpture, photography, decorative and applied arts, literature, and other art forms. One of its interesting features is the depiction of non-existent or mythical animals. Artists who specialize in depicting animals are ca...