The Feast of Venus is a 1635/36 painting by Sir Peter Paul Rubens, located in the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna. He expressed a grandeur vision of color and light within darkness and his fondness of painting full-figured women gave rise to the terms ‘Rubensian’ or ‘Rubenesque’ for plus-sized women.It is over nine feet tall and seven feet wide. The angels are fronted by the archangel Michael.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir Born February 25, 1841
Art / By Kristyn Clarke
Pierre-Auguste Renoir was Born February 25, 1841 We celebrate the birthday of renowned Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir on February 25. He is often referred to…
Ansel Adams Born February 20, 1902
Art, February, History / By Joe Hummel III
Photographer Ansel Adams Ansel Adams (1902-1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist known for his iconic black-and-white photographs of the American West. He was born…