1460 – Born in Oudewater, Netherlands. Dutch painter and was the last great master of the Bruges school. 1484-1501 – He had formed his early style under the tuition of Oudewater; that he joined the guild of St. Luke at Bruges and became dean of the guild. – He married Cornelia Cnoop, daughter ..
1748 – He was born on the 30th of August into a wealthy family in Paris. When he was nine, his father was killed in a duel, and his mother left him with his prosperous architect uncles 1774 – He won the Prix de Rome. Normally, he would have had to attend another school ..
1817 – Born on February 15th in Paris into a family of painters and was taught the art by his father Edmond François Daubigny and his uncle, miniaturist Pierre Daubigny. French landscape painter. 1843 – He settled in Barbizon to work outside in nature. 1852 – He met Camille Corot in Optevoz (Isère). ..
Spanish Catalan Surrealist painter 1904 – Born on the 11th of May in the town of Figueres, in the Empordà region close to the French border in Catalonia, Spain. 1916 – Dalí discovered modern painting on a summer vacation to Cadaqués with the family of Ramon Pichot. 1919 – He had his ..
English pacifist Nobel Prize in Peace 1903 1.7 / 5 (..
1904 – Born on November 22nd in Mexico, Mexico City. A Mexican painter and caricature artist. 1923 – He went to New York City on a government scholarship, and his incisive caricatures soon began to appear in magazines such as Vanity Fair and The New Yorker. 1957 – Died on February 4th in Mexico City. ..
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1460 – He was born at Ferrara, but moved to Bologna by the his early twenties, and would be more influential to the Bolognese school of painting. 1438 – He painted his famous Madonna and Child with the Bentivoglio family, and other frescoes, on the walls of the Bentivoglio chapel in San Giacomo Maggiore, ..
1819 – A French painter was born this year in Ornans, into a prosperous farming family which wanted him to study law. 1839 – He went to Paris in this year, and worked at the studio of Steuben and Hesse. 1847 – His trip to the Netherlands this year, strengthened his belief that ..
1858 – Born in Tapiau, East Prussia on the 21st of July. 1880 – Corinth showed an early talent for drawing and he attended the Munich Academy, which rivaled Paris as the avant garde art center in Europe at the time. 1891 – Corinth returned to Munich, 1892 – He abandoned the Munich Academy and ..