Tag: Food

Art to Make you Hungry

Posted by Published on December 14, 2017

It’s the Christmas season and if you aren’t already stuffing your face with food then you really need to reassess your priorities. Here are some deliciously inviting images to get your stomach rumbling this season… from scrumptious Dutch still lifes to tasty contemporary works.   Find out More View more food images in the archive Get in touch at uksales@bridgemanimages.com for more information on licensing…

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Italy: La Dolce Vita!

Posted by Published on July 25, 2017

Bridgeman is excited to be launching a new Italian office this year. To celebrate, we thought we’d revel in all the cultural gems of Italy, from artistic masterpieces to travel inspirations. Perhaps you might even be able to fit in a spontaneous trip there this summer… Italy’s twenty regions feel more like twenty independent states, each with their own traditions, dialects, architecture and glorious food. This little boot-shaped country…

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We all know French cuisine is the best

Posted by Published on May 24, 2017

I come from Lyon, the French capital of former France (Gaulles), of the French Resistance, of silk, of the printing industry and of cinema…well, it was pretty much the capital of everything until Paris came along. But above all it was and still is the capital of French gastronomy, so I am bound to write about French cuisine. Cookery and food are a great part…

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Top 10 Weird and Wonderful Easter Traditions

Posted by Published on March 28, 2017

With Easter fast approaching, Christians around the world will soon commemorate the resurrection of Christ. But not all Easter traditions are founded in religion. Take a look at our top 10 Easter traditions from around the world.   Finland Easter traditions in Finland see children dirty their faces and beg whilst wearing scarves and carrying broomsticks – looking something like a Victorian chimney sweep! In some…

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Art of the Feast

Posted by Published on December 4, 2016

It’s time to let out your belt as the seasonal holiday period is upon us. As well as a religious occasion, Christmas is a time to sit around the table with loved ones, enjoy a plentiful feast and be thankful for our blessings. In honour of the holiday, we explore the enduring theme of food and celebration in art as well as the history of…

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Is it really Christmas if you haven’t…

Posted by Published on December 1, 2016

  The festive season is upon us! To get in the spirit, tick off our checklist for all your Christmas must-dos. 1. Had a food coma Christmas is the time for adding a few extra rolls to your plate (and your stomach). It wouldn’t be Christmas if you didn’t overindulge on mince pies, Xmas pudding and that epic roast dinner. Admiral magazine advert (colour litho), American…

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Experience Malaysia, at your leisure

Posted by Published on September 1, 2015

Holiday season over? Fear not because you can still experience the best of exotic destinations for the price of a mere bus or train fare. London’s Trafalgar Square is hosting a number of multicultural events this Autumn season, including the much-anticipated Malaysia Night held on the 18th September. To coincide with the event, journey through the stunning jungles, beaches and cityscapes of my mother’s beautiful…

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Approaching one of the most cherished holidays in the United States, Thanksgiving, the Bridgeman New York team are feeling thankful for our favorite holiday treats and traditions. Happy Turkey Day! Historic Harvest Feast Dating back to the first European settlers on the continent, the first Thanksgiving was the celebration of the European Pilgrims‘ first harvest in the New World. Settling their differences for three days,…

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