Daily Archives: 20 December 2016


5 famous Christmas story paintings we love for their colours

From Breugel bringing scenes of Bethlehem to his native snow-covered Belgium, to Barocci’s rendering of Mary in rich pink and yellow, these five famous works of art about the Christmas story are striking for their colour palettes. The Nativity, Frederico Barocci, 1576 Barocci followed the Venetian use of colour – a process of layering and blending colour – to create his Nativity… read more

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