Posts Categorized: Painting Classics

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Paul Klee – Painter

Paul Klee (December 18, 1879 - 29 June 1940),was a Swiss expressionist painter, professor, writer and illustrator. He was one of the most important artists of the twentieth century and an important theorist of art, considered a model and an inspiration to younger generations
Pierre Bonnard 1889 Autoportrait

Pierre Bonnard – Painter

Pierre Bonnard (3 October 1867 – 23 January 1947) was a French painter and printmaker, as well as a founding member of Les Nabis, a group of Post-Impressionist avant-garde artists who set the pace for fine arts and graphic arts in France in the 1890's.
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John Atkinson Grimshaw – Painter

John Atkinson Grimshaw, born on September 6-th 1836 in Leeds, was a Victorian-era artist, a remarkable and imaginative painter known for his city night-scenes and landscapes. His early paintings were signed "JAG," "J. A. Grimshaw," or "John Atkinson Grimshaw,"
1564 Pieter Bruegel the Elder - The Procession to Calvary, Detail Christ knelt

Painting Classics: Pieter Bruegel the Elder

We continue our journey into the history of art, with a collection of paintings by one of the greatest Flemish painters, Pieter Bruegel the Elder or, how he was know in his time "Peasant Bruegel" (he lived during 1525-69).
1879 James Ensor Portrait of the Artist says large head

Painting Classics – James Ensor

We begin our series of famous painters that marked the way we see and experience painting today, with the works of James Sidney Edouard Ensor (1860-1949), one of my favourites expressionists. He was a Flemish-Belgian painter and printmaker with an important