The works deserving the title "The most beautiful picture in the world"
Argue about what the most beautiful picture inworld or who is the most outstanding artist in the universe, it is possible indefinitely. In such matters, objective evaluation is difficult to achieve. After all, every person understands painting and perceives its beauty in its own way. Masterpieces of famous artists remain deeply in memory and delight humanity for centuries. Some of them go under the hammer in private hands, and some are in world-famous museums. Beautiful autumn scenery, stunning portraits and still lifes, as well as work in the style of historical and genre painting sink into the hearts of thousands of fans of art.
Masterpieces of the XV century
As the most beautiful picture in the world not only amongworks of painting, but also among the glorified Russian icons, can be called "Trinity", written by Andrei Rublev in 1425-1427. Today its location is the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow. The icon of the Holy Trinity, created by the master, looks like a board of a vertical format. Under the tsars Ivan the Terrible, Boris Godunov and Mikhail Fyodorovich, the picture was garnished with precious stones, gold and silver.
In the picture in perfect artistic form, notbreaking theological concepts, depicts three angels, symbolizing agreement and unity. Their splendor, compositional placement and the charm of the garments create the overall beauty of the icon.
A masterpiece of the Renaissance can by rightConsider the painting "The Birth of Venus", written by Sandro Botticelli in 1486. On it in all its glory is the myth of the birth of Aphrodite, floating in an open shell, driven by a light breeze. West Wind Zephyr, along with his wife Chlorida, blows on the sink, forming streams of air filled with flowers. On the shore, a naked goddess of love awaits one of the graces.
Famous paintings of the 16th century
Michelangelo's fresco "The Creation of Adam", created in 1511, can also correspond to the notion "the most beautiful picture in the world".
Creation is dedicated to the subjects from Genesis and becamea symbol of Western European art. The painting depicts Adam's excellent physique, which is motionless at the moment of approaching God, soaring in the heavens and surrounded by angels. The Almighty approaches his creation in order to breathe life into it. Today this work is kept in the Vatican in the Sistine Chapel.
In Dresden, the Gallery of Old Masterspainting "Sistine Madonna", written in 1512 by Raphael Santi. Initially it seems that there are clouds on its background, but, having looked closely, one can see the heads of angels. The viewer gets the impression that the Madonna descends to him from heaven, looking straight into his eyes. Two little angels, located at the bottom of the picture, nowadays are often depicted on various posters and postcards.
The works of Leonardo da Vinci
Unusually beautiful, and also one of thethe most expensive paintings can be considered the famous artists Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Paul Cezanne, Peter Paul Rubens and Leonardo da Vinci. The works of the latter make it necessary to find delights in everything not only connoisseurs of art, but also simple contemplatives.
One of the extraordinary paintings of Da Vinciis considered the "Last Supper", which he created about three years. In this fresco, the figures of Christ and Judas are of particular importance. An interesting fact is that the same person was the model for these images. First, the master wrote Christ from the young chorister, and a few years later the man who had grown old from drunkenness served as a model for depicting Judas.
Millions of people every day admire the masterpiece "MonaLisa ", it is stored in Paris in the Louvre. Mister Gioconda's enigmatic smile, with which a portrait was painted in 1503, still fascinates the audience today.
You can not ignore the workItalian artist Michelangelo Merisi and Caravaggio. The paintings of the master show the pleasures of life and the enjoyment of the fruits given to man by nature. This is the "Young man with a basket of fruit," and "Young man with a lizard", and "Lute player", and "Mary Magdalene."
The artist also painted scenes of violence and cruelty. In 1595-1956 he created paintings, which depicts real barbarism. These are such works as "The Sacrifice of Abraham", "Judith and Holofernes".
The title "The most beautiful picture in the world"deserves the picturesque canvas of Michelangelo Caravaggio, entitled "The Transfiguration of St. Paul", written in a hurry. The artist did not use drafts and all his inspiration immediately transferred to the canvas. The creator of world masterpieces managed to create special, unnatural lighting in the paintings, which helped to impart drama to painting.
Beautiful autumn landscapes
Natural phenomena reflected by artists in theirworks, give the viewer a special feeling of admiration. Flowering meadows, snow-white winter fields, majestic mountains, colorful rainbow, sea sunsets allow you to enjoy natural beauty. The canvases of the Japanese artist, known under the name of Pan Mossy, are fascinated by the autumn riot of colors.
Landscapes of leaf fall and yellow trees painted andAustralian self-taught artist Graham Gerken. "Russia - the state of landscapes" - so many Russian artists considered. Types of autumn nature depicted on the canvases of such painters as Ivan Shishkin and Ivan Aivazovsky, Isaak Levitan and Alexei Savrasov.