Baroque artworks

Immerse yourself in the elegance and grandeur of baroque artworks. Discover the top masterpieces and be inspired by the intricate details and dramatic compositions.
Baroque, Art, Vintage, Flowers, Nature, Botanical Art, Floral Art, Baroque Painting, Baroque Art

The Flemish artist Jan Frans van Son came from an artistic family; his father, Joris van Son, was also a respected painter. During the sixteenth century the demand for artists to paint flower subjects – particularly rare and exotic blooms – mirrored the increased enthusiasm for the cultivation of flowers in Holland. By the seventeenth century, still-life flower painting had become a major genre in Dutch painting, and it was at this that van Son excelled. He relocated to England as a young…

Dina El-Bakri
Marcus Black 1844 - buffalo-divine-eden-no7: Jusepe de Ribera  ...

The morbid obsessions and historical musings of artist, collector, photographer and creative fellow, Anthony Marcus Black