The term ‘history painting’ described the genre that occupied the most prestigious place in the hierarchy of genres introduced by the French Royal Academy in the 17th century. The style connects the depiction of narrative moments in history yet, in the broader sense also mythological and allegorical scenes. Explore our collection of history pictures to add grandiosity and drama to your interior, with a subject matter that will capture the attention of all.
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