Robert Peake the Elder - Portrait of a Woman, Possibly Frances Cotton, Lady Montagu, of Boughton Castle, Northamptonshire (detail).

allegoryofart:

A Writer Trimming His PenJan Ekels the Younger, 1784

viridi-luscus-monstrum:

Dante gazes at Mount Purgatory in an allegorical portrait by Agnolo Bronzino, painted c. 1530.

tierradentro:

Quartered Tiradentes”, 1893, Pedro Américo.

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mademoisellelapiquante:

Portrait of Maria Maddalena Portinari (detail) | Hans Memling | c. 1470

hyakinthinos:

Serving Maid Thomas Waterman Wood

slojnotak:

Francisco Masriera y Manovens - En presència del senyor (1891)

hyakinthinos:

Flaming June Frederick Leighton (1895)

jaded-mandarin:

Portrait of an unknown French noblewoman, 1569. Detail.

jaded-mandarin:

George Lambert. Detail from Lake Albano, 1760.

hyakinthinos:

Healing Water Ron DiScenza

imagediver:

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Detail from The Last Judgement, Fra Angelico, about 1450

houndourclegane:

Pan im Schilf (Pan in the Reeds) - Arnold Böcklin, 1858