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Giulio Romano Vault The Assembly of Gods around Jupiters Throne, , Sala dei Giganti, Palazzo del Te, Mantua. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Vault The Assembly of Gods around Jupiters Throne by Giulio Romano.

Sala dei Giganti, Giulio Romano, Palazzo Te #Mantova #Lombardia #Italy. See more at www.in-lombardia.it/

Sala dei Giganti, Giulio Romano, Palazzo Te #Mantova #Lombardia #Italy. See more at www.in-lombardia.it/

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, 1696–1770). Allegory of the Planets and Continents, 1752. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1977 (1977.1.3) | Apollo is about to embark on his daily course across the sky. Deities around the sun god symbolize the planets, and allegorical figures at the four sides represent the continents. #OneMetManyWorlds

Allegory of the Planets and Continents Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice Madrid) Date: 1752 Medium: Oil on canvas Classification: Paintings Accession Number:

The ceiling of the "Hercules Salon" @ Verssilles

The ceiling of the "Hercules Salon" @ Verssilles

The setting of the sun - Francois Boucher

The Setting of the Sun 1752 Francois Boucher Quelle: baroque.us painting

Pietro da Cortona's fresco "The Glorification of the Papacy of Urban VIII," 1632-39, Rome. | "Di sotto in sù" = Italian term meaning, seen from below. | Pietro Berrenttini (1596-1669), called "Pietro da Cortona" after his hometown, carried the development of Baroque ceiling away from Classicism into a more strongly unified and illusionistic direction. http://arthistoryblogger.blogspot.com/2012/04/quadratura-and-baroque.html

Pietro da Cortona, Glorification of the Reign of Urban VIII, Reinforces idea of Papal Authority (keys and papal tiera and Barberini Bees)

Artwork of the day - Ceiling decoration - Giovanni Alberti (b. 1558, Borgo San Sepolcro, d. 1601, Roma)  1596-1602 Fresco  The Sala Clementina in the west wing of the Vatican Palace was painted between 1596 and 1602 by the quadratura painters Giovanni and Cherubino Alberti. In the centre of the illusionistic ceiling opening St Clement is depicted in glory, framed by a number of virtues and by huge cartouches with the papal coat of arms. #vaticanmuseums #art #artworkoftheday

Artwork of the day - Ceiling decoration - Giovanni Alberti (b. 1558, Borgo San Sepolcro, d. 1601, Roma) 1596-1602 Fresco The Sala Clementina in the west wing of the Vatican Palace was painted between 1596 and 1602 by the quadratura painters Giovanni and Cherubino Alberti. In the centre of the illusionistic ceiling opening St Clement is depicted in glory, framed by a number of virtues and by huge cartouches with the papal coat of arms. #vaticanmuseums #art #artworkoftheday

I admire Van Gogh art I had to pay my respects and I visited his grave in the town of Auvers sur Oise just outside of Paris, He is laid to rest next to his beloved brother! He also painted the beautiful church of Auvers sur Oise

Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh. This painting depicts the view outside Van gogh's sanitorium room window at Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, at night. Made even more famous by singer, Don McLean's 1971 song, 'Vincent' (Starry, Starry Night).

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