The saying goes, “every painter paints himself,” and Rembrandt's self-portraits made him one of the most prolific self-portraitists of the Dutch Golden Age.
From the show-stopping gaze of Girl with a Pearl Earring, Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer has beguiled generations of 17th-century Dutch Baroque art fans.
Learn about five Dutch Old Masters whose compelling paintings should be on the radar of any admirer of the Dutch Golden Age painters.
Take a virtual tour of 16 of the most valuable and famous oil paintings throughout history, many of which are hanging in top museums around the world.
Understand the science behind art restoration and how art historians, scientists, and conservators work together to develop comprehensive treatment plans.
Inspired by the Age of Enlightenment, learn the hallmarks of the Grand Manner style, and tour the notable portraits on view at this year's BADA Art Fair.
Explore some of the most decorated love symbols in art history, and what each represents from culture to culture.
We’ve compiled our favorite works of art and created original art history memes that mix the artists’ original intent with a modern context.
What is Baroque art? How does it differ from Rococo? Explore the differences and similarities between two prominent European styles of art and architecture.
Is artistic proclivity genetic? Explore five centuries of artistic dynasties, from the descendants of Hans Holbein the Elder to the works of the Wyeths.