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BLOSSOMS IN BRUSHSTROKES:
FLOWER SYMBOLISM IN ART

Artists have been drawn to flowers for centuries due to their bright colors, natural beauty and ephemeral quality. Join us on this exploration of the symbolism of flowers throughout art history.

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Cézanne, Paul
Cézanne, Paul

(1839-1899) I French Introduction Paul Cézanne's legacy in art history i...

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Manet, Édouard
Manet, Édouard

(1832-1883) I French Introduction Édouard Manet's influence in the evolu...

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Wyeth, Andrew
Wyeth, Andrew

Andrew Wyeth prevails as one of the greatest leaders of realist American...

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Rivera, Diego
Rivera, Diego

Diego Rivera, the towering figure of 20th-century art, carved a niche th...

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Hughes, Patrick
Hughes, Patrick

  Throughout his impressive career, British artist Patrick Hughes...

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Gauguin, Paul
Gauguin, Paul

Paul Gauguin stands as a towering figure in the transition from the Impr...

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Rodin, Auguste
Rodin, Auguste

François-Auguste-René Rodin, born on November 12, 1840, in Paris, France...

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van Rijn, Rembrandt
van Rijn, Rembrandt

In the pantheon of art history, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, known si...

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Chagall, Marc
Chagall, Marc

Introduction:   One of the most influential painters of the twenti...

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Hopper, Edward
Hopper, Edward

“Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist” - E...

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Hals, Frans
Hals, Frans

Portrait of an Artist Frans Hals is widely regarded as one of the most i...

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Morisot, Berthe
Morisot, Berthe

"There are no lines in nature, only areas of color, one against another....

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Lebasque, Henri
Lebasque, Henri

Post-Impressionist Henri Lebasque was an unabashed original, dedicating ...

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Domergue, Jean Gabriel
Domergue, Jean Gabriel

Born in Bordeaux in 1889, Domergue studied at the École Nationale Supéri...

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Degas, Edgar
Degas, Edgar

Early Life   Born to a wealthy Parisian family, Edgar Degas began ...

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