Friday, September 14, 2018

Life of Cleopatra


Cleopatra Dressed as Pharaoh Presenting Offerings to Goddess Isis (on Limestone Stele, 51 BC)


“Painted image from a villa at Herculaneum portraying a red-haired woman whose facial features, royal diadem and hairstyle adorned with fine pearl-studded hairpins suggest a posthumous portrait of Cleopatra VII” (1st Century AD)
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Statue of Cleopatra (unknown source and date)
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Pietro de Cortone - Caesar Giving Cleopatra the Throne of Egypt (1637)
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Guercino - Cleopatra and Octavian (ca. 1640)
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Jacob Jordaens - The Banket of Cleopatra (1653)
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Elisabetta Sirani  (1664)
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Jan de Bray - The Banquet of Anthony and Cleopatra (1669)
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Jan Steen (1675)
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Gerard Hoet (1648-1733)
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Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1744)
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Pompeo Batoni - Cleopatra showing Octavius the Bust of Julius Caesar (1708-1787)
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Johann Heinrich Tischbein (1767)
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Louis Gauffier - Cleopatra and Octavian (1787)
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Thomas Stothard - Intemperance: Cleopatra and Mark Anthony (ca. 1802)
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William Etty (1821)
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Eugène Delacroix - Cleopatra and the Peasant (1838)
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William Wetmore (1858)
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Heinrich von Angeli (1863)
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Henri Blaise Francois Dejussieu (1863)
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Jean-Léon Gérôme - Cleopatra before Caesar (1866)
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Hans Makart - Hunt on the River Nile
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Lawrence Alma-Tadema - Meeting of Antony and Cleopatra (1885)
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Alexandre Cabanel - Testing Poison on Condemned Prisoners (1887)
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Wilhelm Kotarbinsky (ca. 1890)
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Mose Bianchi (ca. 1890)
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Frederick Arthur Bridgman - Cleopatra on the Terraces of Philae (1896)
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Edvard Munch - Cleopatra and the Slave (1920)
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Salvador Dali - Anthony and Cleopatra (1968)
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Robert Brokl (1999)
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Albert Pujolar (2000s)
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Celeste McCollough (2000s)
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Gopal Seyn (2000s)
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Jack Withagen (2000s)
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Jeffrey Ackerman (2000s)
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Maria Vinuesa (2000s)
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Dennie Boxem (2011)
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Fred de Heij (2012)
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Peter Adams (2010s)
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'Last Queen of the Ptolomaic Kingdom of Egypt'
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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Hans Makart


Reclining Bacchante
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Faun and Nymph
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The Hunt of Diana
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Symbol of Fertility
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Karoline Gomperz (Opera Singer)
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Magdalena Plach
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Gifts of the Earth
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Lady in a White Dress
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Girl Dressed as Flora
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Lady at Spinet
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Midsummernight's Dream
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Sleeping Snow White
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Amalie Makart, the Artist's Wife
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Bertha von Piloty
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Witches and the Tiger
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Blind Man's Buff
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Triumph of Ariadne
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Cleopatra on the Nile
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Pan and Flora
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Death of Cleopatra
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Egyptian Princess
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Actress Charlotte Wolter as Messalina
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Love Letter
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Japanese (Woman in Kimono)
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Singer Emilie Tagliana
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Clothilde Beer (the Artist's Cousin)
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Entry of Karl V in Antwerp
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(details)
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Henriette Mankiewicz
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Allegory of Love
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Countess Palffy
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Dora Fournier-Gabillon
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Falconer
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Allegory of Painting
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Allegory of Religious and Profane Painting
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Five Senses
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Alberich Steals the Rhinegold
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(1840 - 1884)
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