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VERONESE, PaoloIsabella Guerrieri Gonzaga Canossa1547-48Oil on canvas, 115 x 95 cmMusée du Louvre, Paris

<b>VERONESE, Paolo</b><br>Isabella Guerrieri Gonzaga Canossa<br>1547-48<br>Oil on canvas, 115 x 95 cm<br>Musée du Louvre, Paris

VERONESE, PaoloPortrait of a Venetian Woman (La Belle Nani)c. 1560Oil on canvas, 119 x 103 cmMusée du Louvre, Paris

<b>VERONESE, Paolo</b><br>Portrait of a Venetian Woman (La Belle Nani)<br>c. 1560<br>Oil on canvas, 119 x 103 cm<br>Musée du Louvre, Paris

VERONESE, PaoloThe Allegory of Love II: Scornc. 1575Oil on canvas, 187 x 188 cmNational Gallery, London

<b>VERONESE, Paolo</b><br>The Allegory of Love II: Scorn<br>c. 1575<br>Oil on canvas, 187 x 188 cm<br>National Gallery, London

VERONESE, PaoloYouth between Virtue and Vice1580-82Oil on canvas, 102 x 153 cmMuseo del Prado, Madrid

<b>VERONESE, Paolo</b><br>Youth between Virtue and Vice<br>1580-82<br>Oil on canvas, 102 x 153 cm<br>Museo del Prado, Madrid

ZELOTTI, Gian BattistaTime, the Virtues, and Envy Freed by Evilc. 1553Oil on canvasPalazzo Ducale, Venice

<b>ZELOTTI, Gian Battista</b><br>Time, the Virtues, and Envy Freed by Evil<br>c. 1553<br>Oil on canvas<br>Palazzo Ducale, Venice

ZELOTTI, Gian BattistaVenus between Mars and Neptune1555Oil on canvasPalazzo Ducale, Venice

<b>ZELOTTI, Gian Battista</b><br>Venus between Mars and Neptune<br>1555<br>Oil on canvas<br>Palazzo Ducale, Venice

Allegory of Abundance (oil on panel)Brueghel, Jan the Younger (1601-78)Private Collection17th (C17th)

Allegory of Abundance (oil on panel)Brueghel, Jan the Younger (1601-78)Private Collection17th (C17th)

Mahatma Gandhi is Shot

The 20th century's most famous apostle of non-violence himself met a violent end. Mohandas Mahatma ('the great soul') Gandhi, who had taken a leading …

India

hellenismo:

Τριακάς- From today’s sunset: Hecate’s Deipna- The end of the month, the Old and New- it is always sacred to the Goddess.<p>“the thirtieth we celebrate in Hades because of Hecate” - ie , the thirtieth day of the month (if present, otherwise the 29th, which is, in any case, called ‘thirtieth’) is honored Hecate as it is the last day of the month and at the same time, we also honor the dead (in fact, in its calendar, Pletho dedicated the twenty-ninth day to Pluto). “The image of Hecate is erected …

Athena, Greek, probably 5th century BC (marble)

Athena, Greek, probably 5th century BC (marble)<p>location<p>Louvre, Paris, France<p>medium<p>marble

Happy Birthday Jackie Robinson!  January 31, 1919 - October 24, 1972

<b>Happy Birthday Jackie Robinson!</b> <i>January 31, 1919 - October 24, 1972</i><p>Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Former National Baseball League player, Jackie Robinson with his son.], 08/28/1963<p>Born 95 years ago today, Jackie Robinson broke the color line in Major League Baseball when he debuted with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. This decision would not only integrate baseball, but would help the country work to achieve equal rights for all. Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr., …

This 15th-century oil painting, by Martin Schongauer, is currently on view in a major exhibit on German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer at the Städel Museum in Frankfurt. Schongauer was credited with bringing Dutch painting techniques to Germany, thus influencing Dürer. For more, watch this illuminating video about the exhibit: http://youtu.be/CDTAVne7XKw [Madonna and Child, 1485-1490, by Martin Schongauer, J. Paul Getty Museum]

“Piero della Francesca: Personal Encounters” addresses Piero’s work for private devotion. The four works on view have never before been brought together; the exhibition, therefore, promises to make an important contribution to the study of this major figure of the Renaissance. http://met.org/L0q22H Piero della Francesca (Italian, ca. 1412–1492) | Madonna and Child with Two Angels (Senigallia Madonna) | ca. 1478 | Galleria Nazionale delle Marche, Urbino