Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/artappreciation artappreciation help, information, tips and techniques. en-us Copyright 2019 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:46:46 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://artappreciation.bellaonline.com The Owl as Represented in Renaissance Art http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306502.asp Dutch artist Hieronymus Bosch painted the owl the most of all artists in his time. I'll discuss possible reasons why and how its significance varies - including his famous 'Garden of Earthly Delights'. Sat, 7 Sep 2019 22:10:10 EST 'Leda and the Swan' as Popularized by Artists http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306446.asp The Greek legend from Ovid's 'Metamorphoses' is a love story with a twist. This theme inspired Leonardo to create multiple versions - thereby influencing artists for centuries. Sat, 24 Aug 2019 22:10:10 EST Dragons as Mythical Creatures in Art http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306415.asp Originating in Egypt, depicted in the Medieval period, described in the Bible; and brought to life by today’s technology, I'll discuss how various cultures have adopted this fire-breathing reptile. Sat, 10 Aug 2019 22:10:00 EST