How to Appreciate Paintings #13: Genres of western art
The principal genres or subject types of Western art are history painting, portraiture, genre painting, landscape and still life.
A simple understanding of these terms will greatly increase your confidence when you talk to others about art.
Our next series of blog posts will introduce these five terms.
Knowledge of art helps us to appreciate paintings.
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