September 21 marks the beginning of spring in the southern hemisphere. A time of fertility and flowering, the third season of the years symbolizes life and the arrival of the warmer weather. Love, other of the topics represented in this period is also showed as one of the central motives of the spring-like narrative.
The painting does not stay behind; masters like Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Sandro Botticelli, John Everett Millais, John William Waterhouse and Pieter Brueghel have captured the delights of the spring on their works. We want to show you some of them as follows:
Sandro Botticelli: Allegory of Spring (1482 approx.) Italian Renaissance
Pieter Brueghel: Spring (1600 approx.) Dutch Renaissance
John Everett Millais: Apple Blossoms (1858-59) Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
Claude Monet: Spring (1873) Impressionism
John William Waterhouse: A Song of Springtime (1913) Romanticism