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12 Artworks You'll Love to Zoom In On

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 Starry Night, by Vincent Van Gogh

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

The Tower of Babel, by Pieter Bruegel the Elder

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

Jadeite Cabbage, by unknown

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

The Kiss, by Gustav Klimt

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

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

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

Hare, by Albrecht Dürer

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

The Ambassadors, by Hans Holbein the Younger

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

Textile length, 'Bird' by William Morris

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

No Woman, No Cry, by Chris Ofili

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

Detroit Industry, North Wall, by Diego Riviera

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

Ceiling for the Paris Opéra, by Marc Chagall

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

Sailing, Storm Bay, Tasmania, by Haughton Forrest

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

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