Painting of the Week: Pieter de Ring, Still Life with a Golden Goblet

Why is food such a popular image for art and culture? For millennia it has been a source of inspiration from ancient Roman mosaics through Dutch Baroque paintings to modern foodie photographs. It is difficult to find a society that is not fascinated with its food. Food appeals to the emotions and senses. It can … Continue reading Painting of the Week: Pieter de Ring, Still Life with a Golden Goblet