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The breathtaking moment when you see your favourite masterpiece displayed in all its glory in a gallery, is one that many people relish.
Examining a masterpiece dating back to hundreds of years old, the opportunity to explore these paintings gives a unique insight into the life and times of the artist. Traditionally trained, the skilled, handcrafted production of these pieces remains unrivalled in today’s digital age.
'A View of Florence from the North Bank of the Arno' Mural from the National Galleries of Scotland collection
Featuring a mix of phenomenal portraits, luscious landscapes and sumptuous still life paintings by famed artists Degas, Turner and lots more, our Old Masters edit gathers these aged masterpieces in one place.
'Detail from Christina of Denmark' Framed Print from the National Gallery collection
These traditionally trained artists painted the old fashioned ‘honest’ way. Often from observation, the artists captured a fleeting moment in time. Working quickly to get the details down onto paper, and taking notes to keep the final piece as authentic to the reality as possible.
'Allegory of Love' Mural from the National Gallery collection
Browse the new edit here and spot the marvellous masterpieces from Van Gogh, Seurat and Monet.
Which is your favourite painting? Let us know, we'd love to hear from you!
'Whistlejacket' Canvas from the National Gallery collection