By JenKiriakos
Published: September 28, 2010

Genoese school of painting

 

Genoese school of painting

 

  Genoese school was formed in Italy around the 1630s under the influence of the Flemish and Venetian painters and Caravaggio. Some characteristic features of the school are the treatment of religious subjects as scenes from the life of the common people, the introduction of pastoral and animalistic genres, which later enjoyed great popularity in Western European art, as well as the depiction of romantic scenery where inspiration was drawn from nature.

 



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By JenKiriakos
Published: September 30, 2010

Flowers by Genovese Peirano

Flowers by Genovese Peirano ( Genoese school  )

 


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