Ten Famous Food Paintings
Starting with the emblematic still-life paintings of the Renaissance, artists have found ways to make food look mouthwatering on canvas. Reproductions of some of those old-school works are still found in fashionable restaurants, acting as visual cues to tease taste buds and get your tummy growling.
1568 The Peasant Wedding by Pieter Bruegel the Elder
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