To combine painting and music seems like an incredible task, but not for the Lithuanian composer, musician and artist Mikalojs Čiurlionis, who managed to make the painting literally sound and the colors correspond to the rhythm of the music. This extraordinary genius of art, is the author of many musical compositions and artwork.
The Thinker is the pinnacle of the creative work of Auguste Rodin, French sculptor of the second half of the 19th century. Initially, the author called the statue "Poet", meaning the creator of the Divine Comedy Dante Alighieri. The work was commissioned by the Museum of Decorative Arts for two years - from 1880 to 1882.
“Venus and Mars” is a painting by the Florentine artist Sandro Botticelli, written in 1483, the main theme of which is the victory of Love. The plot of the picture is as follows: in a meadow or meadow in front of a quiet grove of myrtle trees in calm poses opposite each other lie two gods: Mars, covering his naked body with a loincloth, he sleeps soundly on his cloak; dressed Venus, the goddess of love and beauty, leaning one hand on a soft pillow, looks in love at the young god of War, guarding his dream.
This painting depicts the unexpected return of a revolutionary who was exiled. The artist sought to convey the pause that arose between the arrivals and the household. It is not so much the moment of appearance that matters, but the moment of surprise, which very accurately happened to be conveyed on the canvas. This pause is so well emphasized that, in silent silence, the family simply does not believe their eyes.
The first option The second option The third option During his stay in Arles, Van Gogh painted his bedroom. For several days he was sick and was bedridden, which explained his desire to paint this particular room. In fact, there are three versions of the painting. The artist wrote the first version of the painting in 1888 and sent the sketch to his brother.
Landscape works of Levitan are distinguished by softness and smoothness of lines, sunny states of nature. Exactly the same features are presented to us by his early work “Bird cherry blossoms.” The tree itself plays a central role in the composition. It is located in the center, its large branches reach almost to the edges of the composition, and white flowers flicker with bright spots.