Artists Biographies

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Bernini (1598 – 1680)
Italian Baroque sculptor and painter

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William Blake (1757 – 1827)
English poet, painter and printmaker. From early romantic period, with own unique inventiveness.

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Botticello (1445 – 1510)
Italian, early renaissance painter.

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Caravaggio (1571– 1610)
Italian Baroque painter.

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Paul Cezanne (1839-1906)
French post-impressionist painter

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John Constable (1776 – 1837)
English romantic painter.

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Salvidor Dali (1904 – 1989)
Spanish surrealist painter.

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Paul Gauguin (1848 – 1903)
French Post-impressionist painter.

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David Hockney (1937 - )
English modern painter. Contributed to pop art movement of 1960s.

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Michelangelo (1475 – 1564)
Renaissance sculptor, painter and architect

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Claude Monet (1840 – 1926)
French impressionist painter

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Henry Moore (1898 – 1986)
British sculptor

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Edvard Munch (1863 – 1944)
Norwegian expressionist

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Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)
Spanish, modern 'cubist' painter

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Raphael (1483 – 1520)
Italian painter, with da Vinci and Michalengelo make up the high Renaissance trinity.

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Rembrandt (1606 - 1669)
Dutch Master. One of greatest painters, admired for his vivid realism.

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August Renoir (1841–1919)
French painter, one of the early pioneers of impressionism. Also influenced by Italian renaissance.

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John M.W. Turner (1775 – 1851)
Brisith landscape artist. Known as painter of light. From Romantic period and one of precursors to impressionism.

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Vincent Van Gogh (1853 – 1890).
Dutch post-impressionist painter.

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Jan Vermeer (1632 – 1675)
Dutch painter, who specialised in genre painting - especially vivid depictions of still life.

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Leonardo Da Vinci (1452 – 1519)
Renaissance painter, scientist, inventor, and more. Da Vinci is one of most famous painters for his iconic Mona Lisa and Last Supper.

 

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