Die Sixtinische Madonna/The Sistine Madonna/ La Madonna Sixtina/ La Madonna Sistina // 1512/1513 // Raphael // Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden // #ChildJesus #VirginMary

Sistine Madonna, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden Raphael Large image: HERE . From Wiki: “Sistine Madonna, also called La Madonna di San Sisto, is an oil painting by the Italian artist.

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one who stays even tho it gets rough, a guy who stays even tho my bad days get the best of me. a guy who treats me like he should. a guy who takes me home to mom.

"In drawing, let your style be pure, but bold. Pure and bold — that is drawing, that is art."  Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres  #artist #quotes

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres Study of a Female Figure (Study for ‘Raphael and the Fornarina’) - Portrait of Madeleine Chapelle, Ingres’ beloved first wife - Pencil on white woven paper, ca. 1814 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (+)

Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael  URBINO 1483 - 1520 ROME  HEAD OF A YOUNG APOSTLE  Estimate: 10,000,000 - 15,000,000 GBP  Black chalk over pounced, dotted outlines  375 by 278 mm

Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael, Auxiliary cartoon for the Head of a Young Apostle,

John Collier, Lady Godiva, In the Forest of Arden, Bauty

In the Forest of Arden, 1892 - John Maler Collier – English artist and author who painted in the Pre-Raphaelite style.

Artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) self-portrait. Bouguereau was a popular French academic painter who excelled in painting realistic human figures. In his own time, he was considered to be one of the greatest painters in the world by the Academic art community, and simultaneously he was reviled by the avant-garde. He gained wide international fame and commanded high prices. To many, he epitomized taste and refinement, and a respect for tradition.

Emile Munier: 19th Century French Painter, a Master of Realism

William-Adolphe Bouguereau was a French academic painter who was a traditionalist. He used mythological themes in his realistic genre paintings, making modern interpretations of classical subjects with an emphasis on the female form.