Portrait of the Week: Correcting History?

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week we look at one artist’s attempt to make an accurate group portrait even more so. How?

The Portrait of the Artist

Following its successful run at the Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace in 2016, this incredible exhibition that delves into the world of self-portraiture through a remarkable selection of works from the Royal Collection soon lands here.

Portrait of the Week: Boit’s Beautiful Daughters

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week we look at one of John Singer Sargent’s most well-known paintings.

Portrait of the Week: Intimidating Beauty

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week we look at one of history’s most ambitious and stunning royal portraits.

Portrait of the Week: Mythology Becomes Legend

In this ongoing series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week we consider a moving visage by a 19th-century legend.

Portrait of the Week: Elena Vladimir Baranoff, “Richard Chartres, Lord Bishop of London”

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This...

Portrait of the Week: Thomas Gainsborough, “The Blue Boy”

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week: Thomas Gainsborough, “The Blue Boy.”

Portrait of the Week: Jan van Eyck, “Portrait of a Man”

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week: Jan van Eyck, “Portrait of a Man.”

Portrait of the Week: Michelangelo Caravaggio, “The Betrayal”

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week: Michelangelo Caravaggio, “The Betrayal.”

Portrait of the Week: Frozen in Time

In this occasional series, Fine Art Today delves into the world of portraiture, highlighting historical and contemporary examples of superb quality and skill. This week we detail a fantastic oriental masterwork circa 1882.

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