View of the Colosseum by Giovanni Paolo Pannini
View of the Colosseum by Giovanni Paolo Pannini

View of the Colosseum c1747 by Italian Artist Giovanni Paolo Pannini (Panini) (1691 – 1765); known as an architect and painter of his vistas of Rome, detailing the antiquities of that great city.

This is a fantasy landscape view of the ColosseumRead the rest

The Colosseum by Giovanni Battista Piranesi
The Colosseum by Giovanni Battista Piranesi

The Colosseum c1757 by Italian Painter Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720 – 1778); painter, classical archaeologist and architect know for his etchings of Rome and fictitious atmospheric prisons.

This is a view of the Flavian Amphitheater, known as the Colosseum; located in the center of … Read the rest

Interior View of St. Peter's Basilica by Giovanni Paolo Pannini
Interior View of St. Peter’s Basilica by Giovanni Paolo Pannini

Interior View of St. Peter’s Basilica

Interior View of St. Peter’s Basilica c1750 by Italian Artist Giovanni Paolo Pannini (1691 – 1765); known as an architect and painter of his vistas of Rome, detailing the antiquities of that great city.… Read the rest

View of Ripetta by Hubert Robert
View of Ripetta by Hubert Robert

View of Ripetta

View of Ripetta c1756 by French Painter Hubert Robert (1733 – 1808); known for painting in the Rococo, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, Renaissance period styles; landscape imagery of semi-fictitious ruins.

The painting shows several old building of an ancient civilization that are … Read the rest

Un Temple Circulaire Jadis Dédié by Hubert Robert
Un Temple Circulaire Jadis Dédié by Hubert Robert

Un Temple Circulaire

Un Temple Circulaire Jadis Dédié (A Once Dedicated Circular Temple) by French Painter Hubert Robert (1733 – 1808), who specialized in creating artwork of the Rococo, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, and Renaissance styles.

This painting by Hubert Robert shows a … Read the rest

The Old Temple by Hubert Robert
The Old Temple by Hubert Robert

The Old Temple

The Old Temple c1788 by French Painter Hubert Robert (1733 – 1808), who specialized in creating artwork of the Rococo, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, and Renaissance styles. French Title: Vue imaginaire de la Grande Galerie du Louvre en ruines

A painting where … Read the rest

The Obelisk by Hubert Robert
The Obelisk by Hubert Robert

The Obelisk

The Obelisk c1787 by French Painter Hubert Robert (1733 – 1808), who specialized in creating artwork of the Rococo, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, and Renaissance styles.

Men and Women fathering in groups and discussing life’s happenings at an ancient architectural site with a large … Read the rest

The Bathing Pool by Hubert Robert
The Bathing Pool by Hubert Robert

The Bathing Pool

The Bathing Pool c1753 by French Painter Hubert Robert (1733 – 1808) who specialized in creating artwork in the Rococo, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, and Renaissance art styles.

The Bathing Pool is a fictional painting depicting and old temple ruin with a … Read the rest

Sketching the Ruins of Tintern Abbey by Samuel Colman
Sketching the Ruins of Tintern Abbey by Samuel Colman

Sketching the Ruins of Tintern Abbey

Sketching the Ruins of Tintern c~ Abbey by British Painter Samuel Colman (1780 – 1845); portrait painter, drawing-master and a painter of Romantic, Biblical and Genre Scenes in which his faith was central to his … Read the rest