Edouard Manet and the Paris Salon

Edouard Manet was born to an upper class household and was expected to pursue a law career, but instead he chose to become...

Renoir’s Inner Circle: Luncheon of the Boating Party

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5 Hot New Décor Trends to Try in 2018

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Jean Lucienne Rayner : Rediscovering Art in a New Medium

Jean L. Rayner is an artist who has lived in Suffolk,...

Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi Becomes the Most Expensive Painting Ever

Last month, a recently discovered painting by the famous Renaissance artist, Leonardo da Vinci, became the most expensive painting in the world. The...

Feel Good Art: Children at Play

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The Top 10 Oil Paintings of 2017 Revealed

As the year draws to a close, it is a good...

8 Elements of a Great Gallery Wall

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Patricia Howitt, the Artist and Traveler

Patricia Howitt has lived a life of travel and adventure. She...

Camille Doncieux, Muse to a Master

Camille Doncieux was Claude Monet’s first wife. They met while he...

Claude Monet: Origins of Impressionism

As a youth, future famous artist, Claude Monet, enjoyed drawing and...