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 ...

Oarsmen at Chatou, 1879, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Oarsmen at Chatou, 1879, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

1280x1024, 376K

The Birth of Venus, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

The Birth of Venus, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

1280x800, 351K

Four Dancers, 1899, Edgar Degas

Four Dancers, 1899, Edgar Degas

1024x768, 207K

Jas de Buffan, The Pool, 1876, Paul Cezanne

Jas de Buffan, The Pool, 1876, Paul Cezanne

1280x1024, 267K

Madonna of the Magnificat, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

Madonna of the Magnificat, 1485, Sandro Botticelli

1280x1024, 259K

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

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

1280x1024, 314K