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Worth a Thousand Words: The Fortune Teller

Caravaggio (1571–1610), The Fortune Teller, between 1596 and 1597 At first glance she seems sweet but after a second look at those calculating eyes, I don't trust her at all.

Thank God for the Inconsistency of Men! 

Shockingly consistent Abraham was ready and willing to sacrifice his own son. The horrific scene is depicted in Caravaggio’s “Sacrificio de Isaac” The post Thank God for the Inconsistency of Men!  appeared first on The Good Men Proj...

marcuscrassus: Caravaggio - The Entombment of Christ...

2 weeks agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

marcuscrassus: Caravaggio - The Entombment of Christ (1603-1604), detail

15 Things You Should Know About Caravaggio's 'The Calling of St. Matthew'

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Sixteenth century Italian painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio is recognized as one of history’s most influential artists. While he’s an icon now, before his works were inspiring paintings of shipwrecks, assassinations, and dogs playing poker, Caravaggio was just an up-and-coming artist taking his shot with The Calling of St. Show More Summary

The Civil War between Street Artists and Taggers

Comparing what a street artist does to what a tagger does is like comparing what Caravaggio did with a canvas to what a dog does to a fire hydrant. The Renaissance master brought beauty into the world. The dog does little more than mark his territory. Show More Summary

The Oratorio of San Lorenzo in Palermo, Sicily: Where a stolen Caravaggio Nativity once hung above the altar

2 months agoArts : ARCAblog

Street entrance to the Oratorio of San Lorenzo in Palermo by Judge Arthur Tompkins This post continues last week's post "Sicily, Palermo, Cicero, and a missing Caravaggio". I found it. Not, sadly, Caravaggio's Nativity. But the stunning Oratorio where it should hang. Show More Summary

Further Information about Palermo's stolen Caravaggio Nativity painting

2 months agoArts : ARCAblog

Caravaggio, "Nativity with Saint Lawrenceand Saint Francis" For further reading on the ARCA Blog about Caravaggio's "Nativity with Saint Lawrence and Saint Francis" stolen from a church in Palermo in 1969:Judith Harris, "Breaking News...Show More Summary

Jennifer Lopez Drops by Dos Caminos; Jake Gyllenhaal Lunches at Má Pêche

Chips and guacamole for J.Lo. This week in New York, celebrities ate a whole lot of Italian food: Woody Allen dined at Caravaggio, Arnold Schwarzenegger tried Nello, Lindsay Lohan hit up Villagio on the Park, Martha Stewart graced Primola with her presence, and Will Ferrell arranged a family dinner at Scarpetta. Show More Summary

Sicily, Palermo, Cicero, and a missing Caravaggio ...

2 months agoArts : ARCAblog

Cicero's bust in the Musei Capitolini ["Cicero - Musei Capitolini" by Glauco92 - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons].jpg by Judge Arthur Tompkins This year's visit to Ameliai, Umbria, for ARCA's Art Crime and Cultural Heritage course saw a visit, during a break in teaching duties, to Sicily. Show More Summary

centuriespast: CARAVAGGIOThe Inspiration of Saint...

3 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

centuriespast: CARAVAGGIO The Inspiration of Saint Matthew 1602 Oil on canvas, 296 x 189 cm Contarelli Chapel, San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome

On This Day In... 1989

3 months agoLGBT / Gay :

A diary entry from the iconoclastic British film director, Derek Jarman whose enigmatic movies such as Edward II, Caravaggio, and Sebastianne, captured gay longing and desire.

templeofapelles: Caravaggio, Cupid as Victor (detail), ca....

3 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

empleofapelles: Caravaggio, Cupid as Victor (detail), ca. 1601

ahmedfawzisaleh: Caravaggio The Taking of Christ (Italian:...

4 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

ahmedfawzisaleh: Caravaggio The Taking of Christ (Italian: Presa di Cristo nell'orto or Cattura di Cristo) 1602 Society of Jesus of Ireland, on loan to the National Gallery of Ireland inv. no. 14,072

antonio-m: dynamitefists: Caravaggio Exhibit,  Resnick...

4 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

antonio-m: dynamitefists: Caravaggio Exhibit,  Resnick Pavillion at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

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