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,,Maria Magdalena” Gerard van Honthorst (1592-1656)

,,Maria Magdalena” Gerard van Honthorst (1592-1656)

Gerard Hermansz. van Honthorst (Utrecht, November 4, 1592 - Utrecht, April 27, 1656) was a Dutch painter, one of the most gifted followers of Caravaggio. He is counted among the Utrecht Caravaggists. He was one of the few painters with an international reputation

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Gothic 15th century painting:'The Beheading of John the Baptist'

Gothic 15th century painting:
The Beheading of John the Baptist.
Tempera on panel +/- 100x80 cm
Origin: Germany/France

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Antique painting oil on copper 16th century depicting 'H.Barbara'

Antique painting oil on copper 16th century depicting 'H.Barbara' Dimensions 15.5 x 12.5 cm.

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Pax et Justitia’ Frans Floris de Vriendt (17 April 1519 – 1 October 1570 +/- 1550)
Pax et Justitia’ Frans Floris de Vriendt (17 April 1519 – 1 October 1570 +/- 1550) The main theme of the painting goes back to Psalm 85, verse 11 where justice and peace embrace each other. The theme of Pax et Justitia occurs several times in Southern Netherlandish painting of the second half of the sixteenth century. C. Van de Velde (p. 268, 270) mentions four more similar compositions attributed to Frans Floris from the Pushkin Museum (inv. no. 1155) in Moscow.
 
 
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Lorenzo Garbieri (1580 Bologna - 1654)

Lorenzo Garbieri (1580 Bologna - 1654) Madonna with child and goldfinch. 1613"
Oil on canvas 109 x 79 cm, with frame 130 x 100 cm.
Signed and dated: Lor. Gar 1613.

- Lit.: Maestri della Pittura del Seicento emiliano, catalog of the Bologna exhibition 1959, pp. 102-105, cat. and Figs. 43, 44 (B); Le dessin à Bologne 1580 - 1620, catalog of the Paris exhibition, Louve, Cabinet des Dessins, 1994, cat.no. 96.

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, Ceres' , Frans Floris de Vriendt (17 April 1519 – 1 October 1570)

, Ceres' , attributed to Frans Floris de Vriendt, Antwerp, 16th century Demeter loved her daughter very much and watched over her like a mother hen. Yet Persephone was kidnapped just as she was picking flowers in the field. Hades, the god of the underworld and ruler of the dead, came out of a chasm in the womb of the earth in a horse-drawn carriage and pulled her onto his chariot. Persephone cried out for help, but to no avail: she disappeared with him into the darkness. panel wood 95 cm x 128 cm

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Mary, Jesus and the 3 Wise Men from the East

Mary, Jesus and the 3 Wise Men from the East
Tempera on oak panel 40X33cm

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Madonna with Jesus Child and saints, Italy 15th century

Madonna with Jesus Child and saints, Italy 15th century
Tempera on wooden panel 92 cm x 54 cm

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Oil on panel "Portrait of a lady of nobility"
Loire region
Dimensions: 25 cm x 20 cm,
France 16th century

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Affresco Romano ,,Medieval battle scene for a city,''

Affresco Romano ,,Medieval battle scene for a city,'' affresco painted on gesso and transferred to canvas, Italy / France 13th century Dimensions: 133x '173cm

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