The most expensive paintings in the world

Free photo: Diana and Actaeon (1556-1559) oil painting by Titian

Which is the most expensive painting in the world? Well, I must confess that I can’t say for sure. But, I can refer you to a list of most expensive paintings published by Wikipedia. While I was searching for some information on the price of oil paintings, and other related facts, I came across a […]

Aurora Borealis by Frederic Edwin Church

Landscape oil painting Aurora Borealis (1865) by Frederic Edwin Church

Aurora Borealis (1865) is an oil on canvas landscape painting by the American landscape painter Frederic Edwin Church (1826-1900), measuring (framed) 142.6 cm x 212.1 cm (56 1/8 x 83 1/2 in), currently on display at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. Frederic Edwin Church is renowned as one of the central figures […]

Free image of peacock and peahen

Peacock and peahen - painting by Maruyama Okyo

Here is a test post of an image, of course a free one that you can save to your computer and use for designing or other purposes. It is a classic Hanging Scroll, a color on silk creation by the artist Maruyama Ōkyo (1747 – 1821), created in 1781, and the original measures 86.2 x […]