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Painting & calligraphy


Gifts & crafts; Painting & calligraphy

Calligraphy is a type of visual art. It is often called the art of fancy lettering. The story of writing is one of aesthetic evolution framed within the technical skills, transmission speed and ...

Holló László Museum

Convention; Exhibition

The museum, which is arranged in the former home of the denominator, is dedicated to László Holló, a famous artist. Beside his expressive paintings, the museum also contains documents about his life, ...


Religion; Christianity

An icon is a two dimensional representation of Jesus Christ, saints or biblical events. As opposed to religious imagery, icons have very strict rules on how to paint them and who who can paint them. ...

The Adoration of the Magi

Gifts & crafts; Painting & calligraphy

The The Adoration of the Magi is an oil painting on wood panel by Netherlandish artist Hieronymus Bosch. It is housed in the Metropolitan Museum, New York, USA.

Battle of Cascina

Gifts & crafts; Painting & calligraphy

The Battle of Cascina is an influential lost artwork by Michelangelo. The painting was commissioned from Michelangelo by Piero Soderini, statesman of the Republic of Florence. It was intended to be a ...

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