Category Archives: Artwork Analysis

Have you ever seen yourself pondering over art and trying to learn why it is made in such an unfamiliar and unconventional manner? If so, then PortraitFlip’s Artwork Analysis category will take you through those famous artworks and explain their background, objective, and creative process in the most understandable way.

Dogs Playing Poker: Disastrous Or The Most Successful Dog Art?

a cover photo of dogs playing poker

Dogs Playing Poker Painting! A piece of art that amazed the world when it was out in the public domain in the early 20th century.  But what made it so famous? And why has the artist portrayed dogs as if they were humans?  Keep reading to know more about the Dogs Playing Poker Painting facts […]

Adele Bloch-Bauer I: Klimt’s Portrait of Lady In Gold!

Portrait of Adele bloch bauer I featured image

Portrait! It is not only a painting on a sheet of paper or a canvas, but a portrayal of emotions straight from the artist’s heart! Many times artists manipulate you with the expressions their subjects portray, but in reality, they are just trying to convey a hidden message.  That’s how the portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer […]

Liberty Leading the People – A Battle Through Eugene’s Eye

Cover of Liberty Leading the People painting

The artwork is defined as the idea or thought that the artist had in the first place. Some paintings depict fantasy, some stories, and some historical events that make the viewer question what exactly happened. The events that are later marked as the most important days in history always have different aspects related to them. […]

The Arnolfini Portrait: Understanding The Classical European Masterpiece

Giovanni Arnolfini and his wife with the title "The Arnolfini portrait"

A classic 15th century masterpiece by the European painter Jan Van Eyck, The Arnolfini portrait is an expression of artistic brilliance. It’s an artwork from the early Renaissance period.  The Arnolfini portrait by Jan Van Eyck is one of the most famous paintings produced in the Netherlands. It outshined the standards of paintings back then […]

Painting Of Lady Godiva – Uncovering The Facts From Fiction

Painting of Lady Godiva with the text beside "Painting Of Lady Godiva - Uncovering The Facts From Fiction"

Paintings have always inspired people, but these are more than just works of art with brush strokes on canvas. A painting always has a narrative to share, some truths to tell, symbolism to show, and many more. A deeper meaning, colors, lights, thoughts, and inspiration add to its allure. With numerous famous paintings around the […]