12 Artworks You'll Love to Zoom Into

By Google Arts & Culture

Get up close to the surprising details in these iconic artworks

Have you ever wondered what your favorite paintings look like up close? Zoom in to millions of artworks with Google Arts & Culture to admire the brushstrokes and spot hidden details you've never seen before. Here are 12 you'll love...

The Tower of Babel by Pieter Bruegel the ElderKunsthistorisches Museum Wien

The Starry Night, by Vincent Van Gogh

Zoom in to the artwork to see the cracks in the paint...

The Starry Night by Vincent van GoghMoMA The Museum of Modern Art

The Tower of Babel, by Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Zoom in to the artwork to spot the tiny horses...

The Tower of Babel by Pieter Bruegel the ElderKunsthistorisches Museum Wien

Jadeite Cabbage, by unknown

Zoom in to the artwork to spot the hidden grasshopper...

Jadeite Cabbage by UnknownNational Palace Museum

The Kiss, by Gustav Klimt

Zoom in to the artwork to spot the layers of gold leaf...

The Kiss by Gustav KlimtBelvedere

Radha and Krishna in the Boat of Love, by Nihâl Chand

Zoom in to the artwork to see the individual blades of grass...

Radha and Krishna in the boat of love by Nihal ChandNational Museum - New Delhi

Hare, by Albrecht Dürer

Zoom in to the artwork to see what's reflected in the hare's eye...

Hase by Albrecht DürerAlbertina

The Ambassadors, by Hans Holbein the Younger

Zoom in on the artwork to spot the optical illusion of a skull...

The Ambassadors by Hans Holbein the YoungerThe National Gallery, London

Textile length, 'Bird' by William Morris

Zoom in to the artwork to see the individual threads in the fabric...

Textile length, 'Bird' by William MorrisMuseum of Applied Arts and Sciences

No Woman, No Cry, by Chris Ofili

Zoom in to the artwork to find the tiny photographs...

No Woman, No Cry by Chris OfiliTate Britain

Detroit Industry, North Wall, by Diego Riviera

Zoom in to the artwork to see the brushstrokes of the mural...

Detroit Industry, North Wall by Diego RiveraDetroit Institute of Arts

Ceiling for the Paris Opéra, by Marc Chagall

Zoom in to the artwork to see the colors in the petals...

Marc Chagall’s Ceiling for the Paris Opéra by Marc ChagallOpéra national de Paris

Sailing, Storm Bay, Tasmania, by Haughton Forrest

Zoom into the artwork to see the sailor in the other boat...

Sailing, Storm Bay, Tasmania by Haughton ForrestAustralian National Maritime Museum

The Starry Night by Vincent van GoghMoMA The Museum of Modern Art

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