Pieter Bruegel the Elder - The Tower of Babel, 1563 (detail)

Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Painting, Printmaking
Pieter Bruegel the Elder - The Triumph of Death, via wikimedia
Art News, Art History   |   Andrey V.

Pieter Bruegel the Elder's recently refurbished The Triumph of Death is a moralizing work that shows the grizzly victory of death over all worldly things.

bosch - garden of earthly delights
Art History   |   Patina Lee

Do we only have to tell stories in words, or is the visual language also a useful device? Let' discuss narrative art !

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres  - Odalisque, between circa 1824 and circa 1834, via metmuseum org
Art History   |   Widewalls Editorial

Learn more about grisaille, the painting method that uses shades of neutral grayish colors and that has been around for centuries.