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The 1000++ Artworks of topic Characters and containing the word leonardo da vinci, oil, high renaissance, characters, religious, 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)
Rene Magritte - The Blank CheckThe Blank CheckRene Magritte

This painting utilizes a technique like that of the Schuster fork, and illustrates how the mind constructs the impossibility. The mind puts together the separate elements into a 'coherent' whole of these parts. The horse is thus bisected by a patch of background grass. Also, one of the tree trunks i...

Vincent Van Gogh - Noon Rest from Work after MilletNoon Rest from Work after MilletVincent Van Gogh

Copies by Vincent van Gogh, form an important group of paintings executed by Vincent van Gogh between 1887 and early 1890. While at Saint-Paul asylum in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France where Van Gogh admitted himself, he strived to have subjects during the cold winter months. Seeking to be reinvigora...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
Rembrandt Van Rijn - The Feast of BelshazzarThe Feast of BelshazzarRembrandt Van Rijn

Belshazzar's Feast is a painting by Rembrandt van Rijn created in about 1636 - 38. The source for the painting is the story of Belshazzar and the writing on the wall in the Old Testament Book of Daniel. The Netherlands prior to the end of the Eighty Years' War was part of the Holy Roman Empire and t...

National Gallery (London, United Kingdom)
John William Waterhouse - Echo and NarcissusEcho and NarcissusJohn William Waterhouse

Echo and Narcissus is a painting dating from 1903 by John William Waterhouse. It illustrates the poem Echo and Narcissus from Ovid's Metamorphoses. John William Waterhouse (1847–1917) was an English painter who, because of his style and themes, has been classified as a Pre-Raphaelite, but is more ac...

Walker Art Gallery (Liverpool, United Kingdom)
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...

Rembrandt Van Rijn - The Anatomy Lecture of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp [1632]The Anatomy Lecture of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp [1632]Rembrandt Van Rijn

The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is a 1632 oil painting by Rembrandt housed in the Mauritshuis museum in The Hague, the Netherlands. Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is pictured explaining the musculature of the arm to medical professionals. The corpse is that of the criminal Aris Kindt, strangled earlier t...

Mauritshuis (Den Haag, Netherlands)
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 - 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'.

Fra Angelico - AnnunciationAnnunciationFra Angelico

The Annunciation (1442-43) is a Fresco by the an Early Italian Renaissance painter Fra Angelico. This fresco is situated on the wall of the northern corridor on the upper floor in front of the staircase in the Convento di San Marco in Florence. It was painted on Angelico's return from Rome in 1450, ...

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...

Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino) - The Adoration of the MagiThe Adoration of the MagiRaphael (Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino)

The Oddi Altar is an altarpiece that was painted in 1502-1504, by the Italian Renaissance master Raphael for the altar of the Oddi family chapel in the church of San Francesco al Prato in Perugia, Italy. The predella (39 × 190 cm) is composed of three 27 × 50 cm paintings, one of them is The adorati...

Fra Angelico - Annunciation. Adoration of the MagiAnnunciation. Adoration of the MagiFra Angelico

In the predella below the Annunciation, near the two farthest edges, two scenes are painted (23 x 14 cm each). The first represent the Birth of the Virgin, the other The Virgin Consigns the Habit to St Dominic. There are five central scenes of the life of the Virgin, one after the other without inte...