European art is one of the largest and finest art form that is distinguished in the world. With some of the best and well-known art form like sculpture, painting, decorative arts have been practiced in Europe for very long time. Some of the famous collections of art work had been found back from the days of Ancient Greece and Rome in the year 1950.
With numerous European artists, European art form has been recognized in the whole world. Let us checkout some of the best art form in the world:
1. European paintings:
European paintings have been recognized as one of the finest collection in America, which contains some of the extraordinary paintings in a wide range from across Europe. This collection includes Italian paintings from 1400’s to 1700’s. There is an outstanding contribution from the art school of Netherlands, Flemish and Dutch for their high quality masterpiece by Rubens, Rembrandt and others. Some of the best well-known paintings are by Ruisdael’s for the Jewish Cemetery, Bruegel’s painting – The Wedding Dance.
2. European Sculpture and Decorative Arts:
The sculptors and Decorative arts contains more than seven thousand objects which has a wide range of collection that includes ceramics, furniture, ivories, glass, jewelry, armor, tapestries and other materials of different shape and sizes. The collection is from the year 400’s to 1800’s, which represents some of the major traditions and movements of the European arts. Focus on European Sculpture from unique and rare models have been trace back from the year 1800’s by some of the popular artists like Rodin, Carpeaux, Rude, Gauguin and others.
3. Modern Art:
Modern art collections has a wide range of unique and impressive works that ranges from painting to decorative arts to sculpture of European art from the twentieth century. Some of the remarkable works has been done by William Valentiner, Max Beckmann, Pablo Picasso, and Henri Matisse. It can be rightly said that European art has given a new meaning to modern art.
4. Ancient Western Antiquities:
The Ancient Western Antiquities contains some of the stunning collection of Roman art, Etruscan, classical collection from Greek. Most of the sculpture is made from amphorae, jewelry and some other decorative arts. A lot of European artists have contributed to make European art famous all around the world.
These are some of the best form of European art famous across the world for this uniqueness and excellence.