Art Term


Genres are types of painting. These were codified in the seventeenth century as (in descending order of importance) history, portrait ...

Art Term

Genre painting

The term genre painting refers to paintings which depict scenes of everyday life

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The Roman Campagna Revisited

Richard Wrigley reconnects the Roman campagna – a landscape endowed with considerable artistic significance – with its troubled history as an all ...

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