The above picture is the Gallery of the Palazzo Colonna, located in Rome, Italy. The gallery was built between 1645 and This gallery shows the true meaning of the Baroque period. This glass work, gold and bright colors draw attention and speak of wealth.
The Papal Altar & Baldacchino - Saint Peter's Basilica centers around the Papal Altar where only the Pope celebrates Mass. Rising above the altar is the baldacchino canopy), Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini's masterpiece and first work in St.
Kips Bay Show House Mural, Alan Carroll, 2003 ~ This is what's known as "Trompe l'Oeil" (deceive the eye): an art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions