The 17C Family Portrayed Outdoors
5 monthes ago - By It's About Time
The Renaissance, from the 14-17C, marked a turning point in portraiture. Renaissance artists began to paint secular scenes, breaking away from the dominant religious art of medieval painters. Partly out of interest in the natural world & partly out of nostalgia for classical Greece & Rome, portraits became valued as symbolic & allegorical objects & as depictions of earthly success & status. The period in Europe was the cultural bridge between the Middle Ages & modern history. The relationship between man & nature was evolving as Francis Bacon (1561-1626) promoted man as "the minister &...
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Mark Webster Artist - Misty Sunrise Foothill Lake Oil Painting
5 monthes ago - By Mark Adam Webster
Mark Webster - Misty Sunrise Foothill Lake Oil Painting.
8x10" Oil on Canvas.
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