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Portrait of Eugene Delacroix (1798-1863) c.1818-19 by Theodore Gericault (1791-1824) / Musee des Beaux-Arts, Rouen / Bridgeman Images
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Exclusive Interview: Penny Dreadful

  Read our exclusive interview with Paul Brady, graphic designer on Showtime’s latest paranormal thriller ‘Penny Dreadful’, on the show and working with Bridgeman.  Gothic literature’s greatest characters meets art history’s darkest works in Showtime’s gritty horror show, ‘Penny Dreadful‘. Paul Brady, graphic design on the production, gives us this exclusive interview: 1. What was […]

XKH141603 Interior of the Palm House at Potsdam, 1833 (paper on canvas) by Blechen, Karl (1798-1840); 64x56 cm; Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany; German,  out of copyright
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Smells like Art History

International body and home products retailer Crabtree and Evelyn have sourced an Orientalist painting from Bridgeman to represent an eau de cologne in their limited edition ‘Heritage’ collection. The ‘Sevellian Neroli’ depicts a striking detail from Interior of the Palm House at Potsdam (1833) by Karl Blechen (1798-1840). The exotic subject of the painting perfectly reflects the […]

Dead tree and Live flower, 2011 (Acrylic Color & Gesso Primer), Choi Minseong (Contemporary Artist) / Private Collection / Bridgeman Images
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Pantone Colour of the year 2014: Radiant Orchid

  Prepare for spring, passion and growth with Pantone’s Colour of 2014: Radiant Orchid 18-3224. Click through to browse more Radiant Orchid images in the Bridgeman Archive Inspired by romance and nature, the vivid Radiant Orchid has symbolised beauty throughout art history and beyond. From petal leaves to designer prints, it is the perfect […]