Oil on canvas painting by Laura Knight, portraying a group of people – mainly women – launching a barrage balloon.
1766 painting by Joseph Wright of Derby, depicting a lecturer giving a demonstration of an orrery.
Oil-on-oak painting undertaken between 1608 and 1609 by the Dutch artist Hendrick Avercamp (1585–1634).
Allegory of Fortune, sometimes also named La Fortuna, is an oil painting on canvas that was created around 1658 or 1659 by the Italian baroque painter Salvator Rosa, which caused uproar when first exhibited publicly and almost got the painter jailed and excommunicated.
Technique used in the visual arts that makes use of light and shadow to define three-dimensional objects and surfaces.
Circe is the title given to two oil on canvas sketches by the English artist John William Waterhouse; he worked on both during the final years of his career from 1911 to 1914.
Painting by John William Waterhouse completed in 1892, his second depiction of the Greek mythological character, Circe.
Oil painting in the Pre-Raphaelite style by John William Waterhouse, created in 1891.
Undated oil on canvas painting by the English artist Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton.
Genre of art and illustration featuring small imaginary human-like creatures with magical powers, often with wings.