Michael Schrauzer
Still Life with Gilt Cup by Willem Claesz. Heda, 1635. Located in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Still lifes elicit a range of responses from...
Michael Schrauzer
The sacrifice of Isaac made for the Baptistery door competition by Lorenzo Ghiberti. Located in the Museo Nazationale del Bargello, Florence,...
Michael Schrauzer
The Annunciation (1455) by Rogier van der Weyden, located in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany.Annunciation (predella panel from The...
Michael Schrauzer
Medusa (1597) by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, located in the Uffizi, Florence, Italy. It must take a special kind of artistic audacity...
Michael Schrauzer
The Conversion of St. Paul by Francesco Mazzola (knownn as Parmigianino, 1503-1540). Located in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria...
Michael Schrauzer
Caspar David Friedrich, Wanderer above a Sea of Fog, ca. 1817. Located at Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany.Where is God? Is he inside us...
Michael Schrauzer
Woman Holding a Balance, ca. 1664, by Jan Vermeer. Located in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. We all know how difficult it can be...
Michael Schrauzer
What Catholic doesn't have a holy card or two tucked between the leaves of a Bible or prayer book somewhere? These little slips of paper or...
Michael Schrauzer
We all know what Jesus looks like, right? We’ve seen his face countless times. It has been portrayed by countless artists, using every artistic...
Michael Schrauzer
Transfiguration from Pereslav. Russian Icon (c. 1403). Theopan the Greek (c. 1330-1410). Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.Icons constitute a...