Famous Paintings in the History of Art2017-09-14T17:40:02+00:00

Famous Paintings Simplified

Studying famous paintings in the history of art? Don’t be overwhelmed – Masterpiece Cards feature 250 famous paintings most discussed by oodles of art history experts.

On these art history Cards, you’ll find

  • Famous paintings from Renaissance art through Pop art paintings (5+ centuries of highlights in art history)
  • Explanations of what the work means and why (and how) they influenced art history

Like this work by Bellini:

Two art history experts, Laurie Schneider Adams and Marilyn Stokstad, weigh in with their insights:

Marilyn Stokstad, Art History.  2nd Edition. | Laurie Schneider Adams, Art Across Time, 2nd Edition.   

Marilyn Stokstad, Art History.  2nd Edition. | Laurie Schneider Adams, Art Across Time, 2nd Edition.

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