art-and-things-of-beauty: John Trivett Nettleship (1841-1902) - Two lion cubbs, oil on canvas, 76 x 95 cm.
168-Jugend 1926-Heielberg University Library by Michael Christian Schad (August 21, 1894 – February 25, 1982) was a German painter associated with Dada and the New Objectivity movement. Considered as a group, Schad’s portraits form an extraordinary record of life in Vienna and Berlin in the years following World War I.
Alejandro de Loarte - artichoke (Cynara cardunculus) by Peter Via Flickr: Artischocken Still-life - Alejandro de Loarte [1590-1626] - Bodegon con frutas y hortalizas setdart Alexandro Loarte was a Spanish painter, active during the late-Renaissance and early-Baroque period. He was born in Toledo and initially trained with El Greco.
Juan Sanchez Cotan - Still life with vegetables and fruits by Peter Via Flickr: Fra Juan Sanchez Cotan - Nature-morte-aux-légumes-et-aux-fruits (69,5x96,5 cm) Artichoke (Cynara cardunculus) Madrid Collection Fisa Juan Sánchez Cotán (June 25, 1560 – September 8, 1627) was a Spanish Baroque painter, a pioneer of realism in Spain.
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Caravaggio “Bacchus” 1596-97 by Beth Timken Via Flickr: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas, Uffizi Gallery, Florence Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. Show More Summary
Caravaggio “Rest on the Flight to Egypt” 1596-97 (detail modified)) by Beth Timken Via Flickr: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome, Italy Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. Show More Summary
Caravaggio “St John the Baptist” 1602-03 by Beth Timken Via Flickr: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri USA Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. Show More Summary
willyoulookatthat: Cute Cats! 1 - Cat Opening Rings / 2 - Sterling Silver Cat Stud Earrings 3 - Cat Claw Stud Earrings / 4 - Pearl Cat Ears Necklace 5 - Cat Siting On Moon Pendant / 6 - Hello Kitty Ring
Carlos Schwabe, The Death of the Grave Digger, 1895. Carlos Schwabe (July 21, 1866 – 22 January 1926) was a Swiss Symbolist painter and printmaker.
womeninarthistory: Cuno Amiet
womeninarthistory: Woman with a spray of flowers, 1575, Safavid period; Iran
womeninarthistory: La Belle Strasbourgeoise, Nicolas de Largillière
lilithsplace: Two Pelicans, 1938 - Oliver Chaffee (1881–1944) oil on canvas | source:
lilithsplace: Still life with shells - Ion Pacea (1924–1999)
renaissance-art: El Greco c. 1577-1580 Lady in a Fur Wrap
crests-and-coronets: Charles Henri Pellegrini (1800–1875) Doña Lucia Carranza de RodrÍguez Orey, 1831, watercolor and graphite on paper
oldpaintings: Mrs. Yvonne Deschrijver by Paul Hagemans (Belgian, 1884–1959)
radstudies: Alexandre Benois (Russian, 1870-1960) The King Walked in Any Weather, 1898
corpidicarta: A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck central Italy last night (01:36 GMT) leaving at least 38 people dead and 150 missing. To my Italian followers (since I don’t know whether you can donate from abroad). In order to donate...Show More Summary