The epic representation of a battle with the display of spirited horses, brave soldiers, and smoking cannons had been common in Western art during the 19th Century until WWI came along.
Art forgers are just fancy burglars, swindlers who make a living out of faking art. Art scholars could be art history forgers when their coherence is lost.
When you have a friend that is an artist friend you ask him to celebrate with a masterpiece.
In 1814, Goya painted two masterpieces about his recent history, about the history of his country and the drama in it.
Get closer to the story of this famous statue made from the impossible.
Before Michelangelo, other attempted to create a masterpiece out a giant marble block... they surrendered.
First part of a reflection on one of the most celebrated sculptures in art history