Aug 23, 2008

A few hours at the Louvre: close ups and crops


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Minerve chassant les vices du jardin de la Vertu by Andrea Mantegna


Liberale da Verona circa 1470


A fifteen century rocket-like Saint: Le bienheureux Ranieri délivre les pauvres d'une prison de Florence by Stefano di Giovanni (also known as Sassetta)


La Damnation de l'âme de l'avare de Citerna by Stefano di Giovanni


Portrait of Jean-Frederic le Magnanime by Cranache


Portrait of a young lady by Cranache


Portrait of a woman holding a carnation by Jacob Claesz


La tentation de Saint Antoine by Peter Huys


Portrait of a young woman holding a dog by Matthijs Naiveu


L'Ecole de Fontainebleau: the nipple pinching by her sister would refer to Gabrielle's maternity.


"What What In the Butt". The carrying of the cross by le Maître de la repudiation Agar

2 comments:

emilie zoey baker said...

thankyou for posting details of the Andrea Mantegna. I stood infront of that painting for ages trying to comprehend what was going the hell on. I didn't have my camera (I know, who goes to the lourve in Paris without a camera?) so your close ups provided post-louvre delight.

tripplenippledcowboy said...

my pleasure. i'm glad i could provide some post-louvre delight!