monsieurleprince: Paolo Giovanni Bedini (1844 - 1924) - The violinist
jibadojo: Takanawa on the Evening
eatingbreadandhoney: Interior from Amaliegade. Captain Carl Ludvig Bendz standing and Dr. Jacob Christian Bendz seated by Wilhelm Bendz 1829.
framenoir: Image from the Sophie Delaporte & Astier de Villatte book Balthus, La Partie de Cartes, 1948 Sophie Delaporte is a French photographer and artist. Balthasar Klossowski de Rola (February 29, 1908 – February 18, 2001), known as Balthus, was a Polish-French modern artist.
History of the Wannsee Villa homepage says that the beautiful home was first built in SW Berlin in 1914-15. The original owners of the home, merchant-factory owner Ernst Marlier and his wife Margarete, were photographed standing in their front doorway in 1916. Show More Summary
hekimonogallery: Cherry blossoms in a palace garden. Ukiyo-e woodblock print, about 1840’s, Japan, by artist Kikugawa Eizan.
doubtfulboi: Sculpture of St. Sebastian by Giuseppe Giorgetti, mid 17th century. St. Sebastian was a man who joined the Roman army in 283, concealing his Christianity. Upon Emperor Diocletian’s discovery of his Christianity, a persecuted religion at the time, he was tied to a tree naked as target practice and shot by his fellow soldiers. Show More Summary
maertyrer: Sebastiano Del Piombo St. Bartholomew and St. Sebastian 1509
auriferis929: Frederick Leighton (1830 - 1896) - Paolo (1875). Private collection. ???????? ?????? (1830 - 1896) - ????? (1875). ??????? ?????????.
centuriespast: A Little Gondelay Frederick Richard Pickersgill (1820–1900) Manchester Art Gallery
centuriespast: Eve Tempted John Roddam Spencer Stanhope (1829–1908) Manchester Art Gallery
centuriespast: Miss Elizabeth Phelips, Dressed as Diana Thomas Beach (1738–1806) Manchester Art Gallery
rainlullaby99: Willem Drost- FLORA
russian-avantgarde-art: Still life with plums by Ilya Mashkov
alfiusdebux: Pyotr Konchalovsky, 1916 [source]
italian-greek-power: The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a 2nd-century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. Show More Summary
artfortheages: Lady of the House - William Henry Margetson
edgardegas-art: At The Races. The Start 1862 Edgar Degas
books0977: Room Overlooking the Harbor (c.1876-1878). James Tissot (French, 1836?1902). Oil on canvas. Perhaps at tea at a vacation destination on a harbor, the woman reads a book and the man a newspaper. While the view and balcony are both enticing, the reading holds their attention.
karrova: Mary (detail) by Jan Verkolje, 1685