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Book III, Ode 19 of 'The Odes of Horace' in English Translation.
All great works of art have dark aspects to them. Jane Austen's seemingly placid novels subtly probe the horrors of colonialism and class-based discrimination, while Gauguin's bright paintings show an unsettling, fractured reflection of the world. Other works, such as Edvard Munch's painting "The Sc
The Goliad Massacre took place on March 27, 1836, during the Texas Revolution. Having surrendered after the Battle of Coleto, Colonel James Fannin's command was massacred by Mexican forces at Goliad. In the course of the Goliad Massacre, 342 Texan prisoners were killed.
The birth of Christ was a significant event for Christian Europe during the Renaissance, and numerous patrons commissioned artists to paint the nativity scene. Over the centuries, the setting remained uniform in many aspects but when changes did occur, they reflected the doctrinal interests of the p
Georgia Douglas Johnson was a prolific poet who provided her home as a literary salon during the Harlem Renaissance
Acclaimed and awarded writer cum art poster publisher, artist Matra Gotterfried has written hundreds of famous songs, painted thousands of oil paintings, printing millions of posters and fine art prin
Teaching art is one lesson educators can use to get children interested in artwork. This can lead towards children being interested in creating their own works of art and understanding the historical significance of famed works of art. Certain paintings, such as the Mona Lisa, can inspire children i