The Beauty of Female Portraits Through the Centuries
Abington Sir Joshua Reynolds 0:44 Charlotte-Aglae d'Orleans, Duchesse de Modene Pierre Gobert (1622-1744) 0:46 Portrait of Suzanna Huygens Casper Netscher (1639-1684) 0:48 The Marquise de Seignelay and Two of her Children Pierre Mignard (1612-1695) 0:50 Madame Victoire de France Jean-Marc Nattier (1685
This Sublime Artwork Shows the Charm of Rustic Italy
I had never heard of Eugene de Blaas before, but this talented early 20th century Italian artist painted the most beautiful portraits. His colorful works of art have a classical elegance, depicting informal portraits of community and the private lives of women, at work and at leisure.
Why Tamara de Lempicka Was a Groundbreaking Art Icon
Tamara de Lempicka, 1929, Image Source: Wikimedia Commons The Paris Beginnings De Lempicka made the decision to become a painter in 1919, after the birth of her daughter Maria Krystyna. She began her studies at Académie de la Grande Chaumière with Maurice Denis, and then with André Lhote.
Who Was Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec?
At the Moulin Rouge, The Dance, oil on canvas, 1890 Early Life Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa was born on the 4th of November, 1864, to an aristocratic family.
This Elegant Gymnast Will Amaze You!
Evgenia Kanaeva is a Russian rhythmic gymnast, known for her consistency, elegant routines and high level of technical control. She is the only individual rhythmic gymnast in history to win two Olympic gold medals, and it’s easy to tell why after watching this video.
The Level of Precision In These Portraits Is Incredible!
The artist and illustrator Mostafa Khodeir needs nothing but a ballpoint pen to draw incredible hyper-realistic portraits of historical figures, athletes, animals, and more. The drawings of the talented Cairo-based artist are so detailed and accurate, they can easily be mistaken for photographs.
These Colorful Paper Portraits are Absolutely Stunning!
Specializing in quilling, Yulia produces elegant paper portraits, mixing geometric and organic forms to create the details in each face. Over the last few years, Yulia has been commissioned to create pieces for dozens of corporate clients from Starbucks to New York Times.
These Beautiful Actresses Became MORE Elegant With Age
We really wish that aging was perceived in terms of its positive results, such as wisdom, elegance, and the refinement of one’s personal style. And we can prove our point, too. Let’s take a look at 14 women who were photographed regularly over the span of their illustrious careers.
These Elegant Sorbet Slices Are Incredibly Easy To Make
Now it's your turn to try making this refreshing, incredibly elegant and delicious dessert. Here's how: What you'll need Grapefruits (1 grapefruit = 6 servings.
What An Elegant Way to Help Cancer Patients Cope.
These crowns helps those who have lost their hair to chemotherapy or women who have lost their hair due to other diseases, and gives them more pride in their appearance, from sick to elegant.
These Pet Portraits Are Simply Exquisite
She loves her job, and one of her favorite things is to see the subject and the portrait she created side by side. Since she usually doesn't get to meet her pet subjects, she collects all the images the happy owners forward to her.
These Multi Portrait Photos Date Back to the Late 1800s!
In fact, many onlookers, would often part with a dollar and a half, or two dollars for a half dozen of these unusual five-in-one portraits. As impressive as this technology was for it's time, it had all but vanished by the 1950s.
Amazing Art: 3D Portraits of Underwater Life!
In his series entitled, Alive without breath, Lye paints incredible 3D portraits of undersea creatures onto multiple layers of resin. The technique was inspired by the 3D resin artwork of Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori.
The Beauty of Jardines De La Reina!
The Beauty of Jardines De La Reina! travel, video, underwater, Cuba Off the coast of Cuba, on an archipalego called the Queen's Gardens, you will find a paradise on earth..
Artist Creates Realistic Portraits of Roman Emperors!
Image Source: Daniel Voshart Daniel Voshart, a Toronto-based cinematographer and designer, has created photorealistic portraits of the 54 emperors of the Principate period (27 BC to 285 CE). The period, which began with Augustus, includes some of history’s most infamous rulers.
33 Vibrant Portraits That Prove Beauty Is Everywhere
She wanted portraits of women in their natural environments to show that beauty exists everywhere and not only on runways. She called the project “The Atlas of Beauty”. You can find out more from her Facebook page or tumblr account .
These Portraits Combine People With Their Young Selves
Bobby Neel Adams first started experimenting with composite portraits way back in 1989, when he combined a photo of himself aged 36 with one of him aged 6. He has since gone on to create hundreds of them, some of which you're about to see below.
Birds Come to Life In These Breathtaking Portraits
Images Source: Rachel Altschuler Share this article with someone who loves art and nature Birds Come to Life In These Breathtaking Portraits art, nature, animals, birds, baba recommends, portraits, acrylic, paintings. personality, brushstrokes, rachel altschuler Each brushstroke in Rachel Altschuler's
These Charcoal Portraits are Absolutely Astonishing
The time-lapse video below takes 1:30 minutes to watch, but make no mistake - each of Seattle based artist Dylan Eakin’s incredible charcoal portraits takes about 100 hours to complete! It may not be a complete surprise when you look at them closely. They are extremely detailed and vivid.
These Old Car Ads Are a Mix of Curious, Elegant & Funny
Cadillac Sedan de Ville Cadillacs have always been over the top, and the Sedan de Ville was no exception. Would you have liked that seat for your "Command Performance"?
Uncover Château de Versailles' Dirtiest Secrets...
However, the aristocratic inhabitants of Château de Versailles have made history for a far less pleasant reason. This detailed documentary exposes the dirtiest habits of the filthy rich occupants of Louis XIV’s infamous palace.
Fernando de Noronha, a Brazilian Archipelago of Serenity!
Both the archipelago and its main island go by the name Fernando de Noronha, which is believed to be a variation of the name of the merchant gifted the island by the Portuguese crown, Fernão de Loronha.
These Portraits Show How Centenarians Changed With Time
Czech photographer Jan Langer decided to explore this by means of his amazing photo project entitled “Faces of Century”, which juxtaposes portraits of centenarians with portraits of their much younger selves.
Rio de Janeiro: The Wonderful City of Samba!
Rio de Janeiro is Brazil's primary tourist attraction and resort. It receives the most visitors per year of any city in South America with 2.82 million international tourists a year. And there is a great reason for that: It is one of the most beautiful, vivacious cities in the world.