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The 1000++ Artworks of topic Characters and containing the word leonardo da vinci, chalk, high renaissance, arts, characters, clothing, 1500

Leonardo Da Vinci - AnnunciationAnnunciationLeonardo Da Vinci

Annunciation by Leonardo da Vinci was painted, with Andrea del Verrocchio, circa 1472–1475. The angel holds a Madonna lily, a symbol of Mary's virginity and of the city of Florence. It is supposed that Leonardo originally copied the wings from those of a bird in flight, but they have since been leng...

Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence, Italy)
Fra Angelico - Altarpiece of the AnnunciationAltarpiece of the AnnunciationFra Angelico

The Annunciation is a panel-painting altarpiece or retable by Fra Angelico, produced for the Convent of San Domenico in Fiesole and now in the Prado in Madrid. On the left side of the painting, Adam and Eve hunted out of Paradise 'walking on the roses of the garden of Mary'.

Michelangelo Buonarroti - IgnudiIgnudiMichelangelo Buonarroti

Ignudi is a part of the Sistine Chapel ceiling artwork by the Italian master artist Michelangelo. The Ignudi which surround the narrative scenes may show the perfection of Humanity or may represent angels. Above Jeremiah: This figure is one of the most reproduced on the ceiling. The Sistine Chapel c...

Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino) - The TransfigurationThe TransfigurationRaphael (Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino)

The Transfiguration is considered the last painting by the Italian High Renaissance master Raphael. It was left unfinished by Raphael, and is believed to have been completed by his pupil, Giulio Romano, shortly after Raphael's death in 1520. The picture is now housed in the Pinacoteca Vaticana of th...

Vatican Museums and Galleries (Vatican City, Italy)
Fra Angelico - Annalena AltarpieceAnnalena AltarpieceFra Angelico

Although the original location of this altarpiece is the Convento di San Vincenzo d'Annalena, it seems to have been painted for the double chapel of the Medici family, dedicated to Sts Cosmas and Damian and located on the south transept of San Lorenzo, Florence. In the mid-1430s, San Lorenzo was sti...

Fra Angelico - San Pietro Martire TriptychSan Pietro Martire TriptychFra Angelico

1427-28 Tempera and gold on panel, 137 x 168 cm Museo di San Marco, Florence In this early altarpiece by Fra Angelico the Virgin and Child are in the centre, while Sts Dominic and John the Baptist are represented on the left and Sts Peter Martyr and Thomas Aquinas on the right. On the upper part sce...

Peter Paul Rubens - The Descent from the Cross (central part of the triptych)The Descent from the Cross (central part of the triptych)Peter Paul Rubens

The Descent from the Cross is the central panel of a triptych painting by Peter Paul Rubens in 1612-1614. The painting is the second of Rubens's great altarpieces for the Cathedral of Our Lady, Antwerp, Belgium, along with The Elevation of the Cross. The subject was one Rubens returned to again and ...

Michelangelo Buonarroti - PietaPietaMichelangelo Buonarroti

The Pietà (1498-1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by the renowned artist Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. It is the first of a number of works of the same theme by the artist. The statue was commissioned for the French cardinal Jean de Billheres,...

Michelangelo Buonarroti - The Sibyl of DelphiThe Sibyl of DelphiMichelangelo Buonarroti

The Sibyl of Delphi is a part of the Sistine Chapel ceiling fresco by the Italian master artist Michelangelo. The Delphic Sibyl was a legendary figure who made prophecies in the sacred precinct of Apollo at Delphi, on the slopes of Mount Parnassus. The Sistine Chapel ceiling, painted by Michelangelo...

Michelangelo Buonarroti - Doni TondDoni TondMichelangelo Buonarroti

The Doni Tondo or Doni Madonna, sometimes called The Holy Family, is the earliest of only three surviving panel paintings by the adult Italian Renaissance master Michelangelo Buonarroti, and the only one to be finished. Located in the Uffizi in Florence, Italy, in its original frame, the painting wa...