Famous Nudes in Art History

Why so blue?


Peace, tranquility, cold, calm, stability, harmony, unity, trust, truth, confidence, conservatism, security, cleanliness, order, loyalty, sky, water, technology, depression, appetite suppressant. Does the thought of, or use of blue in your work make you think of anything in this list? Do any of these terms spring to mind immediately when you look at the images […]

Figurative drawing lessons on You Tube plus more..

We love you tube. Anything you to need to know or learn from cutting your own hair, training your puppy, replacing a blade on your lawn mower to…life drawing lessons is there. And, it’s free. Some of the video’s which contain nudes are restricted but all you need to do is select your date of […]

Famous Nude Masterpiece – Le Déjeuner sur l’Herbe

Artist: Edouard Manet (1832–1883) – French artist, transitioned from Realism to Impressionism. Date of creation: 1863 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: Length: 264 cm (103.94 in). Height: 208 cm (81.89 in). Painting Location: Musée d’Orsay (Paris) Another well known nude masterpiece that I was lucky enough to see at the Musée d’Orsay a few years ago. A […]

Famous Nude Masterpieces – The Birth of Venus (Botticelli)

I was lucky enough to see this famous painting at the Uffizi gallery in Florence a few years ago. Using the wonderful online resource – Google art projects – I can show you exactly where the painting is located! Click here to view the gallery wall (you might need to select The Birth of Venus from […]