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Frida Kahlo

(1907–1954) Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderón   Works:   Retrato de Diego Rivera 1937 Oil on wood, 46 x 32 cm Private collection     Autorretrato con mono 1938 Oil on masonite, 49.53 x 39.37 cm Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo…

Joshua Reynolds

(1723–1792) Sir Joshua Reynolds, RA, FRS, FRSA Works:   Portrait of Lord Donounghmore 1780–1790 Oil on canvas, 126 x 100 cm Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano     Born July 16 1723 Plympton (England) Died February 23 1792 London (England) Occupation Painter…

Thomas Gainsborough

(1727–1788)       Born baptized May 14 1727 Sudbury, Suffolk (England) Died August 2 1788 London (England) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Painter  

Francesco Guardi

(1712–1793) Francesco Lazzaro Guardi Works:   Canal Grande e San Simeone Piccolo 18th century Oil on canvas, 40 x 54.5 cm Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires     Veduta del Canal Grande con le Fabbriche Nuove di Rialto…

Bernardo Bellotto

(1721–1780) Bernardo Bellotto (Bellotti) Works:   Campo di SS Giovanni e Paolo, Venezia 1743–1747 Oil on canvas, 70.8 x 111 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington     Vaprio d’Adda 1744 Oil on canvas, 64.1 x 99.7 cm Metropolitan Museum…

Canaletto

(1697–1768) Giovanni Antonio Canal Works:   Santa Maria della Salute s.d. Oil on canvas, 47.6 x 79.4 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York   . Piazza San Marco (St Mark’s Square) late 1720s Oil on canvas, 68.6 x 112.4…

Michelangelo

(1475–1564)   Works:   Madonna della Scala (Madonna of the Stairs) c.1490 Marble bas-relief, 56.7 x 40.1 cm Casa Buonarroti, Firenze     Battaglia dei centauri (Battle of the Centaurs) 1490–1492 Marble bas-relief, 84.5 x 88 cm Casa Buonarroti, Firenze…

Alvar Aalto

(1898–1976) Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto .  Works:   Stacking Armchair 1929 Birch and plywood, 68.6 x 50.8 x 53.3 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York     Cantilevered Stacking Side Chair 1930 Chrome-plated plywood, 79.4 x 54.9 x 63.5…

Sculptors

  • Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) • Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927) • Astruc, Zacharie (1833-1907) • Bernini, Gian Lorenzo (1598-1680) • Boccioni, Umberto (1882-1916) • Brunet, Eugène Cyrille (1828-1921) • Canova, Antonio (1757-1822) • Dalí, Salvador (1904-1989) • Degas, Edgar (1834-1917) • Derain, André (1880-1954) • Duchamp, Marcel (1887-1968) • Gauguin, Paul (1848-1903) • Gris, Juan (1887-1927) • Legros, Alphonse (1837-1911) • Leonardo da…

Architects

  • Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) • Bernini, Gian Lorenzo (1598-1680) • Bramante (1444-1514) • Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) • Michelangelo (1475-1564) • Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870) • Raffaello (1483-1520) • Vasari, Giorgio (1511-1574)