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Michael Schrauzer
Grotesque Old Woman (1513) by Quentin Massys. Located in the National Gallery, London, England. Well, now. If having a "pleasing personality"...
Michael Schrauzer
The Newborn (c. 1640s) by Georges de la Tour. Located in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rennes, France.
Michael Schrauzer
How are we to characterize this painted crucifix from the 13th century? Is it a Byzantine icon or an Italian religious painting? Is it medieval...
Michael Schrauzer
The Plains of Heaven (1851-1853) by John Martin. Located in the Tate Gallery, London, Great Britain.I sometimes wonder if C.S. Lewis had this...
Michael Schrauzer
The Church at Varengeville (1882) by Claude Monet. Located in the Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, England.
Michael Schrauzer
Incipit from the Gospel of John, Lindisfarne Gospels, probably 710 to 725. Located in the British Library, London. What is the most important...
Michael Schrauzer
Self-Portrait (1500) by Albrecht Dürer. Located in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany. Alexander Pope said that "the proper study of mankind...
Michael Schrauzer
Interior of a Picture Gallery with the Collection of Cardinal Silvio Valenti Gonzaga (1740) by Giovanni Paolo Panini. Located in the Wadsworth...
Michael Schrauzer
St. Giles’ Catholic Church (1841-1846), designed by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. Located in Cheadle, Staffordshire, England. After the...
Michael Schrauzer
John the Baptist (c. 1405) by Theophanes the Greek. Located in the Annunciation Cathedral of the Kremlin, Moscow, Russia. John the Baptist is...