Art Encyclopedia "Painting-Planet"

New descriptions of paintings

Autumn Pastoral by Francois Boucher

“Autumn Pastoral” – one of the two paintings ordered by Francois Boucher Finance Minister Louis XV. The second picture is called “Summer Pastoral”. The stories of both “pastors” were inspired

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Jupiter by Salvador Dali

The statue of Jupiter was created by order of the King of France. In the right hand the figure holds a lightning bolt, and in the left hand it holds

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Terrace by the sea by Sylvester Shchedrin

Landscapes of Sylvester Shchedrin are filled with a living sense of nature, sunlight, clear air, the inseparable connection of the life of nature with the life of man. So before

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Risen Slave by Michelangelo Buonarotti

This sculpture depicts a strong, beautiful young man, seeking to break the bonds. A passionate protest against enslavement and an unbroken will to win are conveyed in strong body movements

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Lovers by Rene Magritte

The painting “Lovers” of the Belgian surrealist painter Rene Magritte is known to the viewer in two versions. On the first canvas, a man and a woman, whose heads are

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