Auguste Rodin artist

Auguste Rodin / François Auguste René Rodin

Auguste Rodin - Burghers of Calais, 1884-1895 f
Top Lists, Art History   |   Elena Martinique

The Auguste Rodin sculptures captured the dignity of simple human moments and the fleeting mobility of the modern individual. Here are the most famous ones.

Auguste Rodin signature, via wikimediaorg
Art Market, Art History   |   Andrey V.

Often taken for granted and as a mere formality, artist signatures are actually an essential component of both art history and the way our market functions.

Pierre et Gilles Pierre Commoy (b. 1950), Gilles Blanchard (b. 1953), Oreste (Staiv Gentis), 2013
Provoke! (NSFW)   |   Andrey V.

Prepared and published by Phaidon, The Art of the Erotic is a fascinating book that celebrates the connection sexuality and art formed over 2000 years ago.
Artist(s) in Focus, Top Lists, Art History   |   Silka P

Why not explore the works of the most famous French sculptors which helped to create the history of art as we know it?

Art History   |   Widewalls Editorial

20th-century abstract art conquered the world leaving nothing safe, not even the traditional sculpture. Abstract sculpture was born and this is its story.

Eugène Delacroix - Liberty Leading the People, detail
Art History   |   Widewalls Editorial

History, development and major figures of French art of the 19th, 20th and 21st century, along with ten most iconic artworks that have marked their epochs.

Doves 1914-15 by Sir Jacob Epstein 1880-1959
Art History   |   Widewalls Editorial

The artistry of stone sculpture was mastered and practiced by many ancient civilizations. Take a look at what it takes to create art from a block of stone.

Elizabeth Vigée Le Brun - La Dent de Valère et le Rhône depuis les environs de Saint-Maurice, 1807, detail.Courtesy of Galerie Terrades, Thierry Jacob
Collectors' Tip, Art Fairs   |   Lorenzo Pereira

The 25th anniversary of the Salon du dessin Paris will be marked by breathtaking works presented by 39 exhibitors and galleries