Art

Leng Jun
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Leng Jun is a Chinese contemporary artist born in 1963, recognized for his Fine Art paintings of still lifes and detailed and realistic portraits of women.

How Renaissance Artisans Turned Live Animals into Silver
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Lifecasting was the renaissance art of making sculptures using molds taken from real-life plants and animals.

Just a digital drawing I made
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I just started experimenting with Procreate and following some YouTube tutorials. Still a long ways to go :)

Spanish painter Juan Lucena honors Coronavirus victims with a painting
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Spanish painter Juan Lucena painted this to honor all grandparents who died of coronavirus and couldn't say goodbye to their grandchildren.

Collecting the world
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This gallery explores the Museum's story of human cultural achievement through a collection of collections.

Researchers Reveal Hidden Details in Vermeer's 'Girl With a Pearl Earring'
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New scans revealed the figure's now-faded eyelashes and green backdrop, but her identity remains a mystery

Sutton Hoo and Europe
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Spanning over 700 years, this Room traces the story of Europe from 300 AD.

Rembrandt up close!
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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was a Dutch draughtsman, painter, and printmaker. An innovative and prolific master in three media, he is generally considered one of the greatest visual artists in the history of art and the most important in Dutch art history.

Young Girls at the Piano - Auguste Renoir
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In the early 1890s, friends and admirers of Renoir took exception to the fact that the French State had never made any official purchase from the painter, ...

Vermeer, Johannes: Girl with a Pearl Earring
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Girl with a Pearl Earring, oil on canvas by Johannes Vermeer, c. 1665; in the Mauritshuis, The Hague.