Carlo Crivelli (1430-1495

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Book Review – “The Periodic Table” Primo Levi (1975)

September 27th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Yes. Simply and modestly written, a really effective concept allows for a variety of short biographical stories to be told – it’s very moving.

Michelangelo’s Unfinished Slave Sculptures

April 25th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Pietro Torrigiano (1472 – 1528)

April 14th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Fra Angelico – Cosmas & Damien

March 26th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

COSMAS & DAMIEN

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I Modi (The Ways) / The Sixteen Pleasures

March 23rd, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

Read all about it…

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Fra Angelico – Convento di San Marco frescoes

March 22nd, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836 – 1912)

July 23rd, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

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TFJ225952 A Roman studio, 1874 (oil on panel) by Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence (1836-1912); 64x93.5 cm; © Tokyo Fuji Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan; REPRODUCTION PERMISSION REQUIRED; English,  out of copyright PLEASE NOTE: The Bridgeman Art Library works with the owner of this image to clear permission. If you wish to reproduce this image, please inform us so we can clear permission for you.

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Book Review – “Caravaggio: A Life Sacred & Profane” – Andrew Graham-Dixon (2010)

February 4th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

Yeah, good. Just remember not to think of Andrew Graham-Dixon’s voice when you’re reading. And the sleeve (on my edition) is terrible.

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Artemisia Gentileschi (1593 – 1653)

January 30th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

Click on images for bigger images. All images by Aremisia Gentileschi, image maker.

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