Annibale Carracci, 1580-1590
Elisabeth Bergner, german actress (August 22, 1897 – May 12, 1986)
from the book Hypnerotomachia Poliphili by Francesco Colonna (1433(?) – 1527)
John the Baptist, bysantic icon 6 century. this is encaustic painting, just like the famous fayum mummy portraits
by hugo simberg(1873-1917)
Lorenzo Costa , the argonauts (1st third of 16th century)
Male and female martyrs. 6-7 c. Kiev museum.
Vittore Carpaccio, St. Hieronymus with the Lions, Detail (1502)