Botticelli's "Virgin Adoring the Sleeping Christ Child":
Yesterday I was at the National Galleries in Edinburgh. At one point I was standing within twenty feet of Monet, "The Poplars on the River Epte", Van Gogh "Garden with a Path", and the Singer Sargent portrait of "Lady Agnew"....
Fra Filippo Lippi | Portrait of a Woman with a Man at a Casement | The Met
The Artist: Filippo Lippi, the son of a butcher, was born in Florence about 1406. He and his brother were placed with the Carmelite friars when they were very young, and both were eventually admitted to the community, with Filippo taking vows in 1421
Netherlandish Painter | Portrait of a Man in a Chaperon | The Met
The Painting: This portrait depicts an unidentified man holding a delicate pink. Two rings, one with colorful stones, adorn the fingers of his left hand and rest above the middle knuckles. The man wears a large red chaperon and his black jacket is embellished with a brooch and a hint of grey fur that peeks from the edges of his collar and cuffs
Young Woman, 1460-80
Tuscan gray sandstone (Pietra serena), traces of paint Circle of Desiderio da Settignano Possibly carved by Ger da Settignano Italian, c. 1424-1470 Very few works survive by Desiderio da Settignano (c. 1429–1464); yet, despite his short life, he ranks among the most original and influential sculptors of the early Renaissance and the finest stone carvers of all time. Even Leonardo da Vinci seems to have learned from his compositions, expression, and atmospheric treatment of space…
Piero del Pollaiuolo (Piero di Jacopo Benci) | Portrait of a Woman | The Met
Francis Richard Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss and March, Gosford House, Longniddry, Haddingtonshire (by 1863–d. 1914); his son, Hugo Richard Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 11th Earl of Wemyss and March, Gosford House (1914–d
Italian, Florentine painter - Portrait of a boy (about 1545)
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Birth and Family in the Italian Renaissance | Essay | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Many contemporary objects manifest the attendant risks and potential joys of bearing offspring.
Unidentified Artist | Squash | China | Song dynasty (?) (960–1279) | The Met
Inscription: No artist’s inscription, signature, or seal Collectors’ sealsSong Luo宋犖（1634‒1713）(spurious)宋犖審定（rectangle, relief）Unidentified 德環（square, relief）倪氏伯囗（round, relief）
Bubble Painting in Vanitas. Homo Bulla
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