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What a handsome figure of a dragon. No wonder I fall madly in love with the Alani Dragon now, the avatar, it's a gorgeous dragon picture.
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  Quote TheAlaniDragonRising Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 31-Aug-2012 at 14:41
Hans Baldung Grien's,  Three Ages of the Woman and the Death, 1510. I bet once seen you find it impossible to get the images out of your mind.

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Hans Holbein, The Dance Of Death, 1538.



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"Apollo and Daphne" by Antonio del Pollaiolo. Painted in the late 15th century.

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What are the details of this Black christian god image?
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I think it's a Greek Orthodox image. Perhaps the winged hoops are representations of the "flying saucers" Ezekiel claimed to have seen
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  Quote Ollios Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23-Nov-2012 at 11:27

Originally posted by ThaKing


 


Originally posted by Nick1986

I think it's a Greek Orthodox image. Perhaps the winged hoops are representations of the "flying saucers" Ezekiel claimed to have seen


Similar angel figure can be seen in Agia Sofia
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Originally posted by ThaKing


 


Originally posted by Nick1986

I think it's a Greek Orthodox image. Perhaps the winged hoops are representations of the "flying saucers" Ezekiel claimed to have seen


Similar angel figure can be seen in Agia Sofia
 
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I think it's a Greek Orthodox image. Perhaps the winged hoops are representations of the "flying saucers" Ezekiel claimed to have seen
 
The original site does not give details about its origins, that why I asked.
Do you notice the black god?
What are your ideas of a Black god in Europe?
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Wisdom, by Titian, 1560

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That is a Seraph
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Do you believe that you are withering away and imagine that death is staring back at you where ever you go? Mad now as it might seem, it is because you've been looking at this picture for too long.

The dance of death, by Vincent de Kastav, 1474

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Eustache Le Sueur was a French Baroque Era painter (1616-1655).    
In 1652, he painted Jesus Carrying the Cross.     
The painting also includes St. Veronica holding the veil.    


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St Anne with the Virgin and the Child Embracing a Lamb(1520-1525)
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Doesn't Rogier van der Weyden, in this captivating portrait, Portrait of a Lady, give the impression he's captured a very real person's passionate intensity? Absolutely fascinating! 

Portrait of a Lady, C1460







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Three of my favourite pieces of art showing the likeness of Isabella d'Este by three different artists. The third piece, a terracotta bust is thought to be of the illustrious lady of the Italian renaissance. I shall leave it up to you to decide for yourself.

The first is by Titian, Portrait of Isabella d'Este, or Isabella in Black, c1534-36. Oil on canvas.


The second is a charming portrait of Isabella d'Este in the guise of Saint Justina of Padua. It is  a fragment from an altarpiece, painted in the 1490s by Bartolomeo Montagna.


The third is a terracotta bust by a sculptor Gian Cristoforo Romano, and probably of Isabella d'Este. c1500.



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