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Category:History painters

Jacques-Louis David. The Oath of the Horatii
English: In the past, the term history painting included the paintings with scenes from classical history, Christian history, and mythology, as well as depicting the historical events of the near past. (These include paintings with religious, mythological, historical, literary, or allegorical subjects--they embodied some interpretation of life or conveyed a moral or intellectual message). But now is more common to use in only for clear historical subjects, as well from Ancient or modern history. The rise of this genre was in XVIII-XIX c. For religious painters please use Category:Religious painters.
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pintor de historia (es); peintre d'histoire (fr); historiemålare (sv); historieschilder (nl); Historienmaler (de); historical painter (en-gb); رسام تاريخي (ar); history painter (en); pintor de história (pt-br) Maler, der geschichtliche Themen künstlerisch umsetzt (de) pintor histórico (es); Historienmalerin (de); history-painter (en-gb)

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