Sir Peter Paul Rubens was a Flemish artist most well-known for his religious and mythological work in the Flemish Baroque tradition.
Born in 1798 near Paris, Eugene Delacroix was a leading artist of the 19th century. He left school at a young age to train as an artist under Pierre-Narcisse Guerin before enrolling
When you think of auctions, you’d assume that fast-talking and gavel-knocking is the name of the game. But at elite art auctions like Sotheby’s and Christie’s, a lot of these hot ticket items are sold over the phone. In short, incredibly valuable artwork