The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Portrait of the Artist Vincent van Gogh
name | Vincent van Gogh

lived | 1853-1890

period | Post-Impressionism

paintings | selected works

The Artist's Bedroom
Butterflies and Poppies
Cornfield with Cypresses
The Courtesan
Self Portrait
The Starry Night
Vase with Autumn Asters

As an artist, he was famous for his writhing, energetic brush strokes, his magnificent depictions of sunflowers and the night sky, and his tormented personal life. Indeed, Vincent van Gogh passionately lived his art. To learn more about Post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh select one of the links above.