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Art, Culture

Art History’s Most Daring Nude Artworks and Painters

Nude artworks have been a popular subject throughout art history, yet most remained in their era’s realms of normalcy. Here are some of the painters that ventured to push the boundaries of what was considered appropriate or aesthetically pleasing for display, confronting themes of sexuality, idealistic body portrayals and femininity. Lucian Freud: Flesh and […]

TRK1152308 Spain. Barcelona. Exhibition of Fine Arts. Engraving. coloured. by Capuz Alonso, Tomás (1834-1899) ; Private Collection; (add.info.: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. People visiting an exhibition of Fine Arts. Engraving by Capuz. The Spanish and American Illustration, 1870. coloured.); Photo © Tarker; Spanish,  out of copyright
Art, Culture

Discover Spain: Culture, Art and Landscapes

Spain‘s political turmoil with Catalonia has been at the forefront of the news recently but there’s so much more that the country can also be remembered for. Spain is one of the most vibrant, cultural places in the world – the country of fiestas and festivals! From religious occasions like the Semana Santa to literally painting the town red with La Tomatina and the Wine Battle of Haro, there’s lots to enjoy throughout the year. Explore the Bridgeman archive for […]