Salon: "Either to please or to educate." Open your mind and your vision, please make your way in the 17th Century.
hadrian6:

Hero and Leander. 17th.century.  Salvator Rosa. Italian 1615-1673. oil/canvas.
http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hadrian6:

Hero and Leander. 17th.century.  Salvator Rosa. Italian 1615-1673. oil/canvas.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

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colin-vian:

  Carlo Saraceni, Santa Cecilia e l’angelo (1610 circa)

colin-vian:

  Carlo Saraceni, Santa Cecilia e l’angelo (1610 circa)

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magictransistor:

Grand Standard Bearer of the Crown (Chorąży Wielki Koronny), Sebastian Sobieski, at the wedding procession of King Sigismund III, as painted anonymously on the Stockholm Roll (c. 1605).

magictransistor:

Grand Standard Bearer of the Crown (Chorąży Wielki Koronny), Sebastian Sobieski, at the wedding procession of King Sigismund III, as painted anonymously on the Stockholm Roll (c. 1605).

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Portrait of Marie-Louise de Tassis, Detail. ca 1630. by Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641)

Portrait of Marie-Louise de Tassis, Detail. ca 1630. by Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641)

(Source: sadnessdollart, via whitekaat)

mademoisellelapiquante:

Nicolaes Maes | Young Lady by a Fountain (detail) | 1664

mademoisellelapiquante:

Nicolaes Maes | Young Lady by a Fountain (detail) | 1664

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brittlebodies:

Saint Sebastian in art, detail (Guido Reni, Nicolas Régnier, Paul Delaroche, Jusepe de Ribera)

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Princess Mary, Daughter of Charles I by Anthony Van Dyck
c.1637 (X)

Princess Mary, Daughter of Charles I by Anthony Van Dyck

c.1637 (X)

(Source: fashionsfromhistory, via antiqueart)

slojnotak:

Adriaen van der Werff - Self-portrait with the portrait of his wife Margaretha van Rees and their daughter Maria (1699)

slojnotak:

Adriaen van der Werff - Self-portrait with the portrait of his wife Margaretha van Rees and their daughter Maria (1699)

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antiqueart:

 Valentin de Boulogne - The Lute Player (c.1626)

antiqueart:

 Valentin de BoulogneThe Lute Player (c.1626)

cordisartis:

Diana and the stories of Calisto and Actaeon
1634
Rembrandt

cordisartis:

Diana and the stories of Calisto and Actaeon

1634

Rembrandt

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womenofarthistory:

Mary Magdalene in EcstasyArtemisia Gentileschica. 1620private collection

womenofarthistory:

Mary Magdalene in Ecstasy
Artemisia Gentileschi
ca. 1620
private collection

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org, via baroqueart)


La reina Isabel de Borbón, a caballo (detail), Diego Velázquez, 1635–6

La reina Isabel de Borbón, a caballo (detail), Diego Velázquez, 1635–6

(Source: sforzinda, via calantheandthenightingale)

speciesbarocus:

Justus Lipsius - Satvrnalivm (1604). Details. [x].

animals-in-art:

Pauwels van Hillegaert (Dutch, 1596–1640) - Prins Maurits gezeten op de witte strijdhengst hem geschonken na de overwinning bij de Slag bij Nieuwpoort (1633-35)

animals-in-art:

Pauwels van Hillegaert (Dutch, 1596–1640) - Prins Maurits gezeten op de witte strijdhengst hem geschonken na de overwinning bij de Slag bij Nieuwpoort (1633-35)

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