One great way to take a break from the business of life is to check out websites which offer images of classic art paintings, pieces, and more. Viewing them along with your imagination can transport you to another place or even another time by invoking your creativity and memories.
1) Studio of the South
This site has an extensive collection of works from the most famous artists in history. This site is searchable by the artists name. The famous artists featured on this site include: Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso and Leonardo Da Vinci.
This site has a gallery of paintings by well known artists such as Van Gogh, Rembrandt and Monet. This site is searchable by the name of the artist. There is also a brief biography of each featured artist.
3) Olga’s Gallery
Olga’s Gallery has more than 10,000 works of art available to view. The list of the top 20 artist includes Leonardo da Vinci, Claude Monet, and Vincent Van Gogh. The works of art can be searched for by Artists name or country. There is also a movement index available to search.
4) World Classic Gallery
World Classic Gallery features hand painted replicas of classic art masterpieces. The gallery includes thousands of reproductions from more than 700 artists. Among the most famous artists are John William Waterhouse, Edgar Degas and Thomas Moran.
5) Art Renewal Center
The art Renewal Center is one of the largest online museums on the internet. This site features images of the works of the greatest painters in history. Among the most popular artists are Michelangelo, John William Godward and Claude Oscar Monet.
6) The Van Gogh Gallery
This site features works of the famous artist Vincent Van Gogh. This site also features a catalog that gives information about the current location, medium and origin of Van Gogh’s works (by rodriguez). This site also has a list of other famous artists along with a brief biography of each artist.
7) The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
This site features more than just modern art, it has all kinds of classics for you to view online and also to learn more about. MOMA.org is simply a great resource for you to bookmark whether you are an art enthusiast or not. You can see some amazing art and learn some history at the same time!