It doesn’t really matter if you are an expert in fine art or if you can tell the difference between a Monet and Manet; the following 5 apps we have selected for you below can really help you step up your knowledge and curate your own collection of Old World Masters. Also, stay tuned for our next post which will present you with a list of top apps for contemporary art.
Art Authority for iPad ($4.99)
Art Authority, in a nutshell, is is a virtual museum filled with works by over 1,000 of the western world’s greatest artists, with over 50,000 images of paintings and sculptures from ancient times to today. Part art reference tool, part visual feast, this app will dazzle you with its voluminous art catalog and ease of use.
Famous Paintings for Windows 8 (Free)
A condensed version of the app mentioned above but for free! This is simply a collection of the most famous/expensive paintings in the world with facts and interesting information.
Timeline – Art Museum (Android & iOS, Free)
Timeline brings to life the paintings of such masters as Botticelli, Da Vinci, Micheclangelo, Van Gogh, Monet, Courbet, Klimt, and 73 others in an eye-catching and easy to navigate format. Some of the app features include: Complete details of the each art work, slide navigation at bottom of screen allows for quick scanning and support for Portrait and Landscape modes.
Painting Masters for Android (Free)
Similar to Art Authority with a huge collection of some of the greatest masterpieces of western art including 1300+ Painters and 35000+ Works of art.
Art Curator For Android and iPad (Free, $0.99)
Learn the history of world art with the new game Art Curator. 27 recognized masterpieces of painting are waiting for you. And 27 fakes … in the mirror. Find all the differences and become a true art expert.