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Charlotte Davis

Charlotte Davis
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I’m Charlotte Davis, an editor at TheCollector and contributing writer from Portland, Oregon now based in London, England. I’m an art historian with extensive knowledge in art history, classics, ancient art and archaeology.

Rare Sandro Botticelli Portrait Expected to Fetch $80 Million at Auction

  A rare, privately-owned portrait by famed Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli is going up for auction at Sotheby’s in 2021. The 15th-century portrait titled...

The Top 30 Art Movements In Western History: Characteristics And Styles

  Western art history has undergone a plethora of changes, resulting in an extremely diverse range of techniques, styles, and mediums. Art has long reflected...

POP Art Artists And Their Famous Artworks

  POP Art was a movement that developed in the mid-20th century. It utilized elements from popular culture including advertisements, magazines, product logos and mass...

Surrealism Art and Their Artists

  Surrealism was an avant-garde artistic and literary movement that emerged in the early 20th century. It focused on deep emotional expression through artistic creation...

10 Iconic Cubism Art and their Artists

Cubism art was a modern movement that is known today as the most influential period in 20th-century art. It has also inspired subsequent styles...

Fauvism Art & Artists: Here are 13 Iconic Paintings

  Fauvism was the first modern art movement of the 20th century, focusing on the use of vivid colors and rough, abrupt brushstrokes. The group...

How Did Roy Lichtenstein Became a POP Art Icon?

  Roy Lichtenstein is known alongside Andy Warhol and Keith Haring as one of the most prolific artists of the POP Art movement. However, his...

Surrealism Art Movement: A Window into the Mind

  Surrealism art emerged in Europe in the 1920s as a form of artistic and cultural rebellion. It rejected aesthetic expectations instead of using artistic...

Dadaism: 10 Iconic Artworks From The Dada Art Movement

  Dadaism was an avant-garde artistic and cultural movement prompted by the European societal climate after World War I. It was a rejection of modern...

Expressionism: 10 Iconic Paintings & Their Artists

Expressionism as an art movement can be very broad and difficult to characterize. It spans across different countries, mediums, movements and periods. Expressionist art...

Timeline of Ancient Greek Art & Sculpture

A deeper look into the development of ancient Greek art and sculpture through time, covering various styles, forms and mythological contexts.

Timeline of Ancient Greek Art & Architecture

An overview of Ancient Greek art, including painting, sculpture and architecture, and a look at how it changed over the years.

Mary Cassatt: An Iconic American Impressionist

  Mary Cassatt was born into a life that she did not feel suited to. Despite being raised and expected to be a wife and...

Cleopatra: The Last Queen of Ancient Egypt (Facts Explained)

Cleopatra VII is sometimes lost in glamorized depictions. Find more insight into the real queen of Egypt through the details of her life and reign.