Category Archives: Art history

Great art masters created the art history by their famous oil paintings.

The western art development and the painting style

The art history hands down from generation to generation. The spirit of civilization was also passed to us. In fact the oil paintings that we can see today are the artist’s fruits of wisdom based on their historical environment and their life experiences. Appreciating an oil painting, particularly an ancient oil painting art, we normally […]

The Florentine School

The Florentine School In the initial and early stage of the Renaissance in Italy, the oil painting creation was centered in Florence. At that time, Florence was not only the richest city in Italy, it also Produced great literature and art masters: Dante, Boccaccio, Giotto, Masaccio and Da Vinci, Michelangelo were all lived and became […]

Oil painting in French Renaissance – Aesthetic conceptions under Imperial authority

The Renaissance started late in France. After the Hundred Years War French recovered the lost territory from England. The union political situation was a favorable factor for the development of culture. In the end of the 15th century, the French troops invaded Italy and viewed the Renaissance culture and art in Italy. After that, many […]

High Renaissance

In Italy, the High Renaissance was from the end of the 15th century to the 16th century. After 1494, the French troops invaded Florence that made the city lost the position as the center of economy, political and culture in Italy. Instead of Florence, the Roma city which was ruled by Pope and the prosperous […]

The painting in Spain Renaissance

Painting art in the Spain Renaissance appeared in the late stage of the 13th century. The 14th and 15th centuries were its early stage. The most important art schools were Catalonia art school and Valencian School. Different from Italy, the Renaissance in Spain was lack of the humanism because of the monarchical power and the