Arcadian shepherds. Three shepherds and a shepherdess
try to decipher the inscription "Et in Arcadia Ego"
on an ancient sarcophagus. See 40-12-07/1
Oil on canvas (around 1650), 85 x 121 cm
Le bapteme - baptism. Christ baptized by St. John.
From the "Dal Pozzo sacraments", a series of seven
paintings done before 1642 for Cassiano dal Pozzo,
Canvas, 95,5 x 121 cm
Une nymphe jouant avec un amour - a nymph playing
with a cupid,1857.
Canvas,78,5 x 57 cm
Mercury and Argos.Mercury kills Argos,guardian of Io,
whom Zeus has changed into a cow,to protect her from
Canvas,179 x 297 cm
Suez Canal. Panoramic view from the Mediterranean to the Red Sea.
Two masked comedians,right with 'tricky slave'mask,
left perhaps another stock figure, the 'irate father'.
Terracotta figurines, 2nd half 1st BCE
Height 17 cm;from Myrina.Isle of Lemnos,Greece
Myr 319 and Myr 320
Actor wearing chiton and mask
and a sitting comedian. Terracotta figurines,
(2nd half 1st BCE) from Myrina, Isle of Lemnos.
Height 16 cm and 16.5 cm
Myr 322 and Myr 318
Diver jumping from a tower into the sea,an allegory
of death.The "tomb of the diver" is the only
remaining mural of Greek Classical art of the
early 5th BCE.From Paestum, Italy.
See also 03-05-07/59
Villa Pisani, the "landscape room" with landscapes
by Giovanni Baptisto Crosato (1686-1758), built by
the Venetian Pisani family. Later, the villa passed
to Napoleon and then to the Italian Royal family.
See also 14-02-06/1-20
Saint George and the dragon.
The three Magi departing across the seas. From the
Baptistery, Florence. Mosaics cover the entire cupola.
They were begun in 1220 and completed a century later.
The designs are by Florentine painters, among them
Cimabue and the young Giotto.
Act of devotion by Rudolf I of Habsburg
Rudolf I in the outfit of a hunter and his servant are escorting a priest, who is carrying the Viaticum.
Canvas; 198 x 283cm
The timid lover, 1718.
Oil on canvas.
L'été - Summer. 1738.
Canvas, 69cm x 89cm.
Paradise, in the background The Fall, 1628.
Copper, 42 x 57 cm
Young Tobias and the Angel.
View of the Chateau de Mariemont, Belgium.
Oil on canvas
Salome with the head of Saint John Baptist.
Inv. A 133
Northern Sea by moonlight.
Oil on canvas
22 x 30.5 cm
Madonna and Child with Saint John Baptist.
Oil on wood (15th)
Madonna of the meadow with the infant Jesus and St.John Baptist.
Oil on poplar wood (1505)
113 x 88.5 cm
Diana discovers the pregnancy of the nymph Callisto.
Canvas on wood, 77,5 x 124 cm
Summer - the sacrifice of Isaac, 1576
Canvas, 78,5 x 110,5 cm