Salomé, Paul Antoine de La Boulaye. (1849 – 1926), detail

"Salomé" painted by Paul Antoine de La Boulaye. Is a French painter. Student of Bonnat, he specialized in genre paintings, the portraits and history painting and religious.

Philosophy, Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt, Philosophy, 1899 – Ceiling panel for the Great Hall of Vienna University. Destroyed by fire in Schloss Immendorf in 1945

Catherine Brass Yates (Mrs. Richard Yates) by Gilbert Stuart, 1793 (detail)

Gilbert Stuart, Portrait of Mrs. Richard Yates or Catherine Brass Yates (detail), 1793

Pietro Annigoni

randombeautysls: “ The Pietro Annigoni Museum opened in Florence in November of 2008 at the Villa Bardini, exactly twenty years after the Maestro’s death.

Rembrandt, The Sisters.

"The Sisters" (Eleanor and Rosalba Peale), 1826 Painting by Rembrandt Peale, American, 1778 - 1860

Rembrandt van Rijn, Rembrandt’s Mother Reading, 1629

Rembrandt’s Mother Reading (c. Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (Dutch painter and engraver, Wilton House, Wiltshire, England. “Of all the Baroque masters, it was Rembrandt who.

Vicente Lopez y Portaña: Doña Gertrudis de Compte y de Bruga (detail), c.1829-1832.

Vicente Lopez y Portaña: (detail) Doña Gertrudis de Compte y de Bruga, oil on canvas. "The challenge of rendering drapery fascinates me; and this being an intricately detailed lace inset, makes it even moreso. Exquisitely done.

Katherine Stone - Glad the Birds Are Gone Away

Glad The Birds Are Gone Away by Katherine Stone (contempory), Canadian-American - she has acquired an international recognition for her meticulously detailed still life and figurative paintings (katestoneart)

Portrait of the Marquise de Pompadour, detail, by Maurice Quentin de La Tour, 1752.

Maurice-Quentin Delatour,Portrait of the Marquise de Pompadour (detail) - I love the fabric pattern!

william adolphe bouguereau

huariqueje: “Girl with a Pomegranate (Detail) - William Adolphe Bouguereau 1875 French ”