Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Alessandro Varotari (Padovanino)


Hecuba and Priam
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Ariadne at Naxos
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Semiramis Called to Arms
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Europa and the Bull
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Sleeping Venus
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Venus, Psyche and Cupid
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The Rape of Persephone
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Venus with Putti
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Eumenos and Roxana
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The Penitent Magdalene
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Saint Agnes
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Adoration of the Shepherds
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Esther Before Ahasverus
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Judith with the Head of Holofernes
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Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery
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Liberale Persuades the Emperor to Absolve Two Innocents from Sentence to Death
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Sofonisba
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Lady Holding a Kitten
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(1588 - 1648)
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Monday, November 13, 2017

Deianira (with Hercules and Nessus)




Roman frescoes (1st Century AD)
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Antonio de Pollaiolo (1480)
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Jan Gossaert (1517)
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Hans Sebald Beham (ca. 1550)
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Giovanni Battista Franco (ca. 1550)
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Paolo Veronese (ca. 1586)
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Hendrik Goltzius (ca. 1600)
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David Vinckboons (1576-1632)
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Guido Reni (1621)
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Engraving by J. Au after Guido Reni (undated)
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Padovanino (1627)
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Peter Paul Rubens (ca. 1637)
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Engraving after Rubens (1675)
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School of Bologna (ca. 1700)
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Anonymous Etching (undated)
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Engraving by John Smith after Jacopo Caraglio (1709)
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Miguel Barbadillo y Ossorio (1662-1747)
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Gaspare Diziani (1689-1767)
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Louis-Jean-Francois Lagrenée (1755)
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Jules Delaunay (1870)
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Evelyn de Morgan (ca. 1878)
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Hans Makart (1880)
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Arnold Böcklin (1898)
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Jose Gamelo (1900s)
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'Raped by the Centaur Nessus, Rescued by Hercules'
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