Famous paintings, painters, painting techniques, abstract and figurative
Painting styles, subjects, periods, genres. A comprehensive index of websites
Maleri Pittori Peintres Pintores
Animals in art
Abstract painting *
See: Abstract painting
African-American painting *
Association of African-American Museums
American artists *
See also: Artist Index
American West. Painters of the American West/ cowboys.
Folk artists of America and Canada, including Grandma Moses.
Animal pictures, painters of animals *
See: Paintings of animals
Biblical art *
Biblical art, art and the Bible
Stories in the bible have always inspired artists. In this section you will find a selection of such biblical art, including many highlights from the history of art.
Body art, body painting *
The Henna Page
An educational resource devoted to the history, traditions, techniques, science and art of Henna.
British painting *
See also: British Art
British artists. English artists.
Great British art on the internet from Artcyclopaedia. A chronological listing of several hundred British artists from Mathew Harris to Benjamin Tanner.
British Design Initiative
Handbooks, design directories, news, awards.
British drawings, watercolours and paintings from the Wallace Collection, London.
Bonington, Callow, Cooper, Denning, Derby, Downman, Gainsborough, Roberts, Romney, Sant, Symonds, Turner, Westall, Wilkie and others.
Your Paintings is a website which aims to show the entire UK national collection of oil paintings, the stories behind the paintings, and where to see them for real. It is made up of paintings from thousands of museums and other public institutions around the country. Your Paintings is a joint initiative between the BBC, the Public Catalogue Foundation (a registered charity) and participating collections and museums from across the UK.
Cave painting, rock art *
See also: Ancient Art
Chinese painting *
See also: Chinese Art
Chinese classical painting.
Techniques, styles, theory, periods.
Colour theory *
Color Wheel Pro – See Color Theory in Action.
A software program to create color schemes and preview them on real-world examples.
Contemporary painters with an international following *
Egg Tempera *