The greatest painters such as Picasso, Michelangelo and Matisse are among the most renowned figures in the history of art. In fact, even people who are not interested in this form of artmust have heard these names. In this section we will list the 5 works of art that you must know.
What is a work of art?
A work of art is defined as an artistic object or creation and artists are people who make art. Works of art are the creations of the artist during his or her lifetime and the great work is the totality of the artist’s achievements. Art can be classified into seven major families based on seven sensory characteristics. The classification and generalization try to unite all the different artistic kinds and possible forms. The seven classifications of art are architecture, sculpture, visual arts, music, literature, performing arts, and cinema.
Where can you find the most beautiful works of art in France?
Many museums exhibit works of art by great artists who have marked the history of painting and the history of an entire country. In France, to contemplate these works, lovers can go to the Louvre, the Orsay Museum or Georges Pompidou Centre. Works by Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, Renoir, etc. are on display at the Musée d’Orsay, for instance. You can also admire the works of Lenoard de Vinci, Courbet, Théodore de Géricault, in the Louvre museum.
What are the 5 works of art you must see in your life?
Paintings by artists have left their marks on the minds of art lovers over the years, leaving an unforgettable image in the memory of the general public. Here are the five works of art you absolutely must see. The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli is one of them. This painting pays homage to the ancient myths and it symbolizes the city of Florence through showing the curve of Aphrodite the goddess of love. The Last Supper is another must see painting of Leonardo da Vinci which is exhibited in Milan. the Last Supper describes the Christian art of the renaissance, and we see in this painting Jesus and his disciples. The Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo da Vinci is one of the most famous paintings in the world. It shows the image of Mona Lisa and it is displayed in the Louvre Museum in Paris. The Creation of Adam’s ape: Michelangelo shows the Sistine Chapel and it is well kept in the Vatican Museums. To finish our list, Wheat Field with Crows painted by Van Gogh, is one of the last works of the unusual artist. If you want to contemplate it, go to the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.