[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P100. The painting "Girl with peaches" by the Russian painter Valentin Serov.
(Worldkings.org) - Girl with Peaches (Russian: Девочка с персиками, Devochka s Persikami) is an 1887 painting by the Russian painter Valentin Serov.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P98. An oll painting "Portrait of an Unknown Woman" by the Russian artist Ivan Kramskoi.
(Worldkings.org) - Portrait of an Unknown Woman, also known as The Unknown Woman, An Unknown Lady or Stranger (Russian: Неизвестная, tr. Neizvestnaya) is an oil painting by the Russian artist Ivan Kramskoi, painted in 1883. The model, whose identity is unknown, is a woman of "quiet strength and forthright gaze". It is one of Russia's best-known art works, although a number of critics were indignant when the painting was first exhibited and condemned what they saw as a depiction of a haughty and immoral woman. Its popularity has grown with changes in public taste.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P96. The painting "The Lunch on the Grass" by Édouard Manet, France.
(Worldkings.org) - Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe (English: The Lunch on on the Grass) – originally titled Le Bain (The Bath) – is a large oil on canvas painting by Édouard Manet created in 1862 and 1863. It depicts a female nude and a scantily dressed female bather on a picnic with two fully dressed men in a rural setting.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P97. The painting "An Old Man and his Grandson" by artist Domenico Ghirlandaio, Italy.
(Worldkings.org) - An Old Man and his Grandson (Italian: Ritratto di vecchio con nipote) is a ca. 1490 tempera painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Domenico Ghirlandaio. One of Ghirlandaio's best-known works, it is considered notable for its emotional poignancy. Its realism has been described as unique among the portraits of the Quattrocento.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P93. The sculpture "The Sarcophagus of the Spouses", Italy.
(Worldkings.org) - The Sarcophagus of the Spouses (Italian: Sarcofago degli Sposi) is considered one of the great masterpieces of Etruscan art. It is a late sixth-century BC Etruscananthropoid sarcophagus from Caere, and is in the National Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia, Rome. It is 1.14 m high by 1.9 m wide, and is made of terracotta which was once brightly painted. It depicts a married couple reclining at a banquet together in the afterlife, and was found in 19th-century excavations at the necropolis of Cerveteri (ancient Caere). The portrayal of a married couple sharing a banqueting couch is distinctly an Etruscan style; in contrast, Greek vases depicting banquet scenes reflect the custom that only men attended dinner parties.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P.94 - The painting "Liberty Leading the People" by artist Eugène Delacroix, France.
(Worldkings.org - Kyluc.vn) - Liberty Leading the People (French: La Liberté guidant le peuple [la libɛʁte ɡidɑ̃ lə pœpl]) is a painting by Eugène Delacroix commemorating the July Revolution of 1830, which toppled King Charles X of France. A woman of the people with a phrygian cap personifying the concept of Liberty leads the people forward over a barricade and the bodies of the fallen, holding the flag of the French Revolution – the tricolour, which again became France's national flag after these events – in one hand and brandishing a bayonetted musket with the other. The figure of Liberty is also viewed as a symbol of France and the French Republic known as Marianne.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P92. The painting "The Gross Clinic" of artist Thomas Eakins, America.
(Worldkings.org) - The Gross Clinic, or, The Clinic of Dr. Gross, is an 1875 painting by American artist Thomas Eakins. It is oil on canvas and measures 8 feet (240 cm) by 6.5 feet (200 cm).
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P91. The painting "Olympia" by artist Édouard Manet, France.
(Worldkings.org) - Olympia is a painting by Édouard Manet, first exhibited at the 1865 Paris Salon, which shows a nude woman ("Olympia") lying on a bed being brought flowers by a servant. Olympia was modelled by Victorine Meurent and Olympia's servant by the art model Laure. Olympia's confrontational gaze caused shock and astonishment when the painting was first exhibited because a number of details in the picture identified her as a prostitute. The French government acquired the painting in 1890 after a public subscription organized by Claude Monet. The painting is on display at the Musée d'Orsay, Paris.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World – P89. The sculpture "The Well of Moses" by artist Claus Sluter, Netherlands.
(Worldkings.org) - The Well of Moses (French: Puits de Moïse) is a monumental sculpture recognised as the masterpiece of the Dutch artist Claus Sluter (1340–1405/06). It was executed by Sluter and his workshop in 1395–1403 for the Carthusian monastery of Chartreuse de Champmol built as a burial site by the Burgundian Duke Philip the Bold just outside the Burgundian capital of Dijon, now in France.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous Artworks in the World - P88. The scuplture "The Virgin of Jeanne d' Evreux", France.
(Worldkings.org) - The Virgin of Jeanne d'Evreux, is a Gothic sculpture created sometime between the years 1324 and 1339. This figure stands at 68 cm tall and is made from gilded silver, stones, pearls, and the earliest dated French translucent enamels. The piece itself was donated to the abbey of Saint-Denis by Jeanne d'Evreux in 1339 as inscribed in the pedestal. Currently, this sculpture is on display within the Louvre in France.