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Top 10 Famous Paintings at the Brooklyn Museum

Did you know that the second-largest art museum in New York City isn’t located in Manhattan? Opened in 1897, the Brooklyn Museum was established as a division of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences. It was an ambitious project with an incredible goal. The plan was to turn this museum into the largest art …

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10 Famous Artworks at the Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille

If you enjoy fine art and you plan to visit the beautiful city of Lille in northern France, then this magnificent museum should be on top of your bucket list. The Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille is one of the largest art museums in France and one of the oldest ones as well. It was …

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Top 10 Famous Paintings at the Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon

The second-largest metropolitan area of France is home to one of the most impressive museums of fine arts outside of Paris. The Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon or Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon is one of the largest museums in France and houses a collection that ranges from ancient Egyptian artifacts to modern artworks. …

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Top 10 Famous Paintings at the Statens Museum for Kunst

In the heart of the Danish capital city of Copenhagen, you can find a fascinating museum that houses an incredible collection of fine art. The Statens Museum for Kunst (SMK) is the National Gallery of Denmark and has a history that dates back to the year 1750. This was the year that an Art Chamber …

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Top 10 Famous Paintings at the Städel Museum in Frankfurt

The Städel Museum is officially known as the “Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie” and has a history that goes back to the year 1817. This makes it one of the oldest museums in Germany. It’s also one of the most notable museums on the so-called “Museumsufer” or museum embankment along the River Main. The museum …

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10 Famous Artworks at the Musée Jacquemart-André

There are so many famous museums in Paris that you can easily overlook some gems that are not so well-known by the general public. One of these was established in a private residence that served to house the collection of the son of a wealthy banking family in the French capital. Édouard André (1833–1894) and …

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Top 10 Famous Paintings at the Saint Louis Art Museum

The second-most populous city in Missouri is situated on the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers and is home to one of the greatest art museums in the United States. The Saint Louis Art Museum or “SLAM” has a history that goes back to 1879 when it was founded as the Saint Louis School …

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