Archive for October, 2013

Roman Sculpture by Kenney Mescher

Painting Pompei

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Here is a great series on Baroque and Rococco Art by Kenney Menscher

Bernini

Caravaggio

Rembrandt

Rubens

Vermeer

Velasquez

French Baroque and Rococco

Baroque at Versailles

Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio) School of Athens, is regarded as one of the greatest Renaissance paintings. The general theme of the picture, is the synthesis of worldly (Greek) and spiritual (Christian) thinking, and ranks alongside the finest examples of classically inspired Renaissance art.

 The following video gives a great analysis of the artwork.

Artwork often serves as an inspiration for advertisements. This Guinness ad was inspired by “Horses of Neptune” By Walter Crane

Walter Crane - Horses of Neptune

Walter Crane – Horses of Neptune

Tony White’s Hokusai: An Animated Sketchbook.