The main objective of this blog is to feature famous paintings of well renowned artists in history around the world.
salvadordali-art:

Premonition of Civil War, 1936
Salvador Dali

salvadordali-art:

Premonition of Civil War, 1936

Salvador Dali

I find it so much easier to be creatively free at night. Daytime is for sleeping. Nighttime is the best time for making art. The later at night it gets the further into another world you go.

— Mark Ryden

(Source: an-art-gallery)

paulgauguin-art:

Hillside, 1884
Paul Gauguin

paulgauguin-art:

Hillside, 1884

Paul Gauguin

Still Life with Marsala Bottle, 1917
Gino Severini

Still Life with Marsala Bottle, 1917

Gino Severini

(Source: an-art-gallery)

leonardodavinci-art:

 Design for a Giant Crossbow
Artist: Leonardo da Vinci
Completion Date: 1482
Place of Creation: Milan, Italy
Style: Early Renaissance
Series: Codex Atlanticus
Genre: design
Technique: ink
Material: paper
Gallery: Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan, Italy

leonardodavinci-art:

 Design for a Giant Crossbow

Artist: Leonardo da Vinci

Completion Date: 1482

Place of Creation: Milan, Italy

Style: Early Renaissance

Series: Codex Atlanticus

Genre: design

Technique: ink

Material: paper

Gallery: Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan, Italy

paulgauguin-art:

The Queen’s Mill, 1881
Paul Gauguin

paulgauguin-art:

The Queen’s Mill, 1881

Paul Gauguin

The Shipwreck, 1805
William Turner

The Shipwreck, 1805

William Turner

(Source: an-art-gallery)

Maude Adams as Joan of Arc, 1909
Alphonse Mucha

Maude Adams as Joan of Arc, 1909

Alphonse Mucha

(Source: an-art-gallery)

If the world were clear, art would not exist.

— Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus 

(Source: an-art-gallery)

paulgauguin-art:

Clovis Gauguin asleep, 1884
Paul Gauguin

paulgauguin-art:

Clovis Gauguin asleep, 1884

Paul Gauguin