Art History Cards about Famous Paintings

Our art history Cards feature historically significant and famous paintings,  like Jan van Eyck’s Man in a Red Turban.

It’ll stoke art appreciation when you discover its art history (like how revolutionary his gaze was!), all explained by art history pros.

Commentary above by Marilyn Stokstad, Art History, 2nd Edition (New Jersey: Pearson Education). Page 594.

Overview of Famous Paintings

Explore 250 leading art paintings from Renaissance art through Pop art with Masterpiece Cards – there isn’t anything like them, we promise.

These 250 works are the ones appearing most frequently in nearly two dozen art history textbooks – some 17,000 pages of art historians’ discussions of famous paintings. We tallied which works appeared most often, and deemed them “masterpieces”!

Curious which famous paintings made the cut? Download the ebook for a complete list!

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Famous Paintings to Have and to Hold

Know a good thing when you see it? We guarantee your satisfaction with Masterpiece Cards by offering a money-back guarantee on these timeless Cards.  Use them to:

  • learn and teach art history
  • expose young children to art
  • preview masterpieces and set an itinerary in major U.S. and European art museums

For curious minds of all ages!

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