Category: History Painting

History Painting: ‘Battle of Kosovo’ by Adam Stefanović, 1870.

There were two significant battles in the Ottoman conquest of the Serbian state in the fourteenth century. The first of […]

History Painting: ‘The Feast of Attila’ by Mór Than, 1870.

Most of what we know about Attila The Hun is shrouded in mystery. The Hun’s themselves left no written record […]

History Painting: ‘Allegory of the 1755 Earthquake’ by João Glama Ströberle.

A massive earthquake some believe to up to the magnitude of 9.0, struck the city of Lisbon during the morning […]

History Painting: ‘The arrival of the Croats at the Adriatic Sea’ by Oton Ivekovic, 1905.

Oton Ivekovic (1869-1939) stands as one of the most popular turn-of-the-century Croatian painters alongside of great artists such as Vlaho […]