Ottavio Leoni, portrait of Caravaggio. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
See why this bad-boy artist is still getting attention, centuries after his death. Today would have been the 445th birthday of Italian Baroque painter Caravaggio. He died young, at just 38, but the world remains captivated by his dramatically-lit canvases, which often depict brutal violence and other disturbing scenes. (…)
How to read an Indian love story
From isolation in the wilderness to joy-filled reunions — specialist Romain Pingannaud reveals the stories behind 6 interessant paintings from India.
Source : Love stories in Indian Art
Chronology is essential to study the entire career of Jean Degottex. Because it enlightens the intern logic of his works, giving a way to go from a work or a series (…)