A brief glance through the history of painting trees in the landscape, from Rubens and Poussin to van Gogh and Pissarro.
How a small group of Dutch merchants were able to bring Western influence to Japanese painting during the Edo period.
Does this catalogue/book change our understanding of van Gogh?
From his first influence by Impressionism, van Rysselberghe explored a world of vivid light and colour, painting some of the most distinctive works of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
How many times have you heard it said that mark-making is a sign of abstraction in painting?
A short overview of each of the eleven painters and paintings featured so far in the series ‘Favourite Paintings’, forming a concise history of painting from 1400 to 1914.
This serene and startingly colourful nocturne took painting from the heights of Impressionism towards several radical movements of the twentieth century.
Last summer, artists across Europe were shocked at a proposal to ban the sale of artists’ paints containing […]