Corot’s rural idylls, Turner’s sublime seascapes, and the faded grandeur of ancient Rome.
Géricault’s startled horse to Goya’s evil witches; representations of terror and fear.
The changing face of fashion: van Dyck’s grand portraiture to Renoir’s fashionable Parisiennes.
Cheating husbands and wives, and murderous heretics; images of guilt and retribution.
Tragic queens, victorious leaders, epic battles: defining historical moments in world history.
Music, laughter and celebration from Dutch genre painting to Italian allegorical scenes.