Explore The Four Horsemen, Baroque Art, and more!

Explore related topics

Jean d'Alembert - Siècle des Lumières — Wikipédia

Jean le Rond d'Alembert, the engine of the celebrated Encyclopédie, and the author of much of its mathematical content. Portrait by Maurice Quentin de La Tour.

James Barry - Fall of Satan

The Fall of Satan Etching and aquatint in brown ink, 1777 Lettered: “The Royal Academy having in the year 1773 selected six of its Members to Paint each a.

Phillip Medhurst presents Matthew’s Gospel: Bowyer Bible print 4160 The resurrected Christ Matthew 28:9-10 Westall on Flickr. A print from the Bowyer Bible, an extra-illustrated copy of Macklin’s...

Phillip Medhurst presents Matthew’s Gospel: Bowyer Bible print 4160 The resurrected Christ Matthew 28:9-10 Westall on Flickr. A print from the Bowyer Bible, an extra-illustrated copy of Macklin’s...

A Boy Posed Reading Old Books Victoria, British Columbia, Canada  http://sunnydaypublishing.com/books/

Not an unusual reading place but I love this photograph! — A Boy Posed Reading Old Books Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

The Woman Clothed with the Sun Fleeth from the Persecution of the Dragon by Benjamin West, ca.

Pliny (in his Natural History, 77AD) gives us the first accounts of monstrous races in his attempt to describe the various unknown peoples of foreign lands. Some of the races he describes are hairy choromandae, which make a terrifying gnashing noise, half-beasts and half men created by the gods to terrify men for their amusement, and perhaps most horrifyingly a race of creatures who feed exclusively on the milk of dog-headed men (cynocephalae). In medieval history we find men with chests in…

Monstrorum Historia (A History of Monsters), 1642 Ulisse Aldrovandi was an Italian naturalist and physician who helped lead the Renaissance movement that placed a renewed emphasis on the study of nature. One of the many books he wrote was Monstrorum His

Christ's final triumph over the Devil and Death; allegory based on Revelation, Chapter 20

LIFE - Temporal Existence~Fighting for what's worth living for: Virtues/Values

Anonymous | Bewening van Christus, Anonymous, Frans van den Wijngaerde, 1636 - 1679 | Het lichaam van Christus ligt bij de rouwende Maria op schoot. Zijn hoofd wordt door Johannes ondersteund. Achter hen het kruis. Voor hen liggen de passiewerktuigen. Onder in de marge een tweeregelig onderschrift over de voorstelling in het Latijn.

Anonymous | Bewening van Christus, Anonymous, Frans van den Wijngaerde, 1636 - 1679 | Het lichaam van Christus ligt bij de rouwende Maria op schoot. Zijn hoofd wordt door Johannes ondersteund. Achter hen het kruis. Voor hen liggen de passiewerktuigen. Onder in de marge een tweeregelig onderschrift over de voorstelling in het Latijn.

Magnificat" by Sieger Köder | Catholic

Exploring the Scriptures through the art of Sieger Köder The Mary shares the moment of the Annunciation in silent prayer and faith.

Raphael "Christ's Charge to Peter" 1515-16 (The Raphael Cartoons)  (Victoria and Albert Museum, London)

Christ's Charge to St. Peter (cartoon for the Sistine Chapel) by Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino) Italy)

Pinterest
Search