Art Cards of Famous Paintings

The Oath of the Horatii between the Hands of Their Father by Jacques-Louis David

250 famous paintings are reproduced and explained on art cards.

These 4″ by 6″ Cards:

  • are a concise survey of art history
  • cover Renaissance art through Pop art, nearly 600 years
  • offer true color with reproductions approved by art museums
  • encourage “hands on” exploration of art history.

These art cards are an alternative or supplement to an art history textbook –  and Masterpiece Cards are more affordable, portable, and user-friendly.

A Survey of Art History

Our art cards provide an introduction to art history, and assume no prior knowledge of the field. Each Masterpiece Card lists key facts and provides an art essay written by one of 40 leading art historians.

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