Description of the painting by Salvador Dali “The Mystery of William Tell”

The famous painting “The Mystery of William Tell” was created by Salvador Dali in 1933. Nina canvas is stored in the Museum of Modern Art, which is located in Stockholm. The artist drew the

Description of the painting by Salvador Dali “Spain”

Spain is the home of Salvador Dali, his home. Therefore, the fact that he cared, was interested in her fate, is quite natural. Therefore, he turned to the motive of the civil war, depicting

Description of the painting by Stanislav Zhukovsky “July night”

The picture is impressive. The artist captured the July night. At first glance, the landscape is unremarkable. But the painter managed to notice some mystery in everyday life. He not only depicts what he

Description of the painting by Salvador Dali “The Cup of Life”

Salvador Dali is one of the most famous and, perhaps, the most extravagant artists of the last century, who introduced the world to such an artistic direction in painting as surrealism, which allowed him

Description of the painting by Mikhail Vrubel “Flight of Faust and Mephistopheles”

In the mid-1890s, Vrubel received an order for a cycle of works for the Gothic-style office. The customer was one of the representatives of the famous Morozov dynasty. The cycle of works includes the

Description of the painting by Ivan Aivazovsky “Pushkin’s Farewell to the Sea”

Aivazovsky very often described the sea, it was one of the main topics of his work. The sea is for him one of the main components of life, it is sometimes striking in its

Description of the painting by Peter Bruegel “The Tower of Babel”

Bruegel P. Elder Tower of Babel. The painting was written in 1563, it is stored in Vienna, in the Museum of Art History. Researchers managed to find out that the canonical text of the

Description of Eugene Delacroix’s painting The Death of Ophelia

The picture is based on an episode from the tragedy of William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”. Eugene Delacroix was always interested in the secrets of the soul. Depicting Ophelia, who is in a state of semi-delirium,

Description of the painting by Jacques Louis David “Sappho and Phaon”

The work of the talented French artist Jacques Louis David is done with oil on a sufficiently large canvas. David is considered the founder of neoclassicism, based on the works of the ancient heritage.

Description of the painting by Victor Vasnetsov “Three heroes”

Above this picture – the real name of which is just simply “Warriors”! – Vasnetsov worked especially long. This is understandable. It was important for the artist to depict three completely different types of
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