Fine-Art

The word "fine" does not so much denote the quality of the artwork in question, but the purity of the discipline according to traditional Western European canons. This definition originally excluded the applied or decorative arts, and the products of what were regarded as ...

Jas de Buffan, The Pool, 1876, Paul Cezanne

Jas de Buffan, The Pool, 1876, Paul Cezanne

1280x1024, 267K

The Birth of Venus, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

The Birth of Venus, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

1280x800, 351K

The Oath of the Horatii, 1784-1785, Jacques-Louis David

The Oath of the Horatii, 1784-1785, Jacques-Louis David

1280x1024, 314K

The Marriage Contract, 1743, William Hogarth

The Marriage Contract, 1743, William Hogarth

1024x768, 363K

Madonna of the Magnificat, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

Madonna of the Magnificat, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

1280x1024, 259K

The Chestnut Trees at Osny, 1873, Camille Pissarro

The Chestnut Trees at Osny, 1873, Camille Pissarro

1280x1024, 409K