An artistic style refers to the characteristics of a generation of artists or artists of the same school. These characteristics are visible in their works. They are often characterized by specific subjects, colors, shapes, movements and other elements.
Art styles are often characterized by specific subjects, colors, shapes, movements and other elements.
Artistic eras are evoked to classify works of art according to their historical context. For example, the main artistic styles of the 19th and 20th centuries are classified as modern. In contrast, artwork created after 1945 is classified as post-modern.
With each artistic era comes a new set of principles, artistic practices, a spirit of the times.
The fine arts are divided into the genres of painting, graphics, sculpture and also art photography.
This index does not claim to be academically or art historically correct.
It is merely a collection of information about some of the most famous works of art in history.