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Hear a lecture by the 2013 Rakow Commission artist Andrew Erdos. The artwork of Andrew Erdos is pop, sarcastic, and humorous, with a hint of social commentar...
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One of West's great masterpieces, this work depicts an act of piety and defiance by a Roman matron. We discuss the American-born West's remarkable career (he...
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This painting is a showpiece of Rubens's youthful brilliance and ambition. To picture the climax of the story, he paints a fierce storm and invents a large s...
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Most of us know this famous image of an inspiring American defeat and a noble death. Trumbull was there that day. We examine what he knew about what actually...
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In this painting, a recent acquisition, a gifted Renaissance artist portrays a critical moment for the early Church. We look at how Garofalo treats what happ...
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A painter of fantastical and catastrophic events, Martin was a master scenographer and a Victorian celebrity. In this Old Testament episode, set in a dizzy v...
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Marco Pino was the most important painter in southern Italy during the later Renaissance. We examine his career and have a thorough look at this little-known...
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The Gallery's best known Renaissance painting shows Hercules about to shoot a centaur who is abducting his bride. Everybody admires the vigorous action and v...
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The painter of this little-known Romantic work, a new acquisition by the Gallery, shows the remnants of the Grande Armée in the greatest defeat in military h...
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During Jean- Léon Gérôme's career, history painting continued to be popular, even as it was being undermined by new ideas for subject matter. We look at his ...
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For six centuries, history painting—pictures based on stories from myth, scripture, and ancient and modern history—was the most prestigious work a painter co...Featured
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Gavin Hamilton, a gifted Scotsman working in Rome, was an art dealer, excavator, tour guide, and pioneer neoclassical painter. His scene of a virtuous woman ...