Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Calypso


Hendrick van Balen - Odysseus and Calypso (ca. 1615)
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Jan Brueghel the Elder (1616)
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Cornelis van Poelenburgh - Calypso Rescues Odysseus (1630)
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Gérard de Lairesse - Mercury Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus (ca. 1680)
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Luca Giordano (1634-1705)
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Antonio Balestra - Telemachus and Calypso (ca. 1700)
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Hugues Taraval (1775)
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Angelica Kauffmann - Calypso Calling Heaven and Earth to Witness her Affection to Odysseus 
(1741-1807)
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William Hamilton - Calypso Receiving Telemachus and Mentor in the Grotto (1731-1803)
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Benjamin West (1801)
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Richard Westall (1803)
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Francis Danby (ca. 1843)
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Henri Lehmann (1882)
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Arnold Böcklin (1882)
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Jan Styka (1858-1925)
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George Hitchcock (ca. 1906)
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David Karfunkle - Calypso and the Sirens (1880-1959)
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William Russell Flint - Odysseus and Calypso (1880-1969)
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Homer Wyeth (1929)
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Max Beckmann (1943)
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Collin Sekajugo (ca. 2010)
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Monika Schultes (ca. 2010)
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Manuel Leonardi (2015)
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'Nymph who lived on the Isle of Ogygia, where she detained Odysseus for several years'
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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Gérard de Lairesse


Gaius Maecenas Supporting the Arts
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Allegory of the Five Senses
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Venus Offering Weapons to Aeneas
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(detail)
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Odysseus and the Sirens
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Aeneas at the Feast Meal of Dido
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Mercury Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus
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Apollo and Aurora
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(detail)
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Allegory of the Freedom of Trade
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Expulsion of Heliodorus from the Temple
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Venere Verso Cipro
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Allegory of Science I
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Allegory of Science II
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Religio Favours Abondantia (detail)
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Selene and Endymion
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Hagar in the Desert
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Bacchus and Ariadne
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The Feast of Bacchus
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Cleopatra
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A Bacchant, a Meanad and a Little Faun
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Hercules Between Vice and Virtue
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Venus and Mars
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Mercury Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus II (detail)
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The Virgin of Amsterdam (Allegory of Prosperity)
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Nymphs Attacked by Satyrs
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Achilles Discovered among the Daughters of Lycomedes
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Italian Landscape with Pair of Shepherds
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Decompositions

(Govard Bidloo after drawings of Lairesse)
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Vigesima Septima Tabula
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Judgement of Paris
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Awaiting the Arrival of Mercury
(attribruted to Lairesse)

(1641 - 1711)
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