Art historian, critic, novelist, artist. Follow me at https://christopherpjones.medium.com/membership
Madonna and Child (1370s) by Paolo di Giovanni Fei. Tempera on wood, gold ground. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Image source The Met (public domain)

Venus and Cupid (1520s) by Lorenzo Lotto. Oil on canvas. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source The Met (open access)

The Dance Class (1874) by Edgar Degas. Oil on canvas. 83.5 x 77.2 cm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Image source The Met (open access)

Three-part structure and triangular compositions of ‘Assumption of the Virgin’ (1516–18) by Titian. Oil on canvas. Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice. Image source Wikimedia Commons (modified by the author)

The Abbey in the Oakwood (1809–10) by Caspar David Friedrich. Oil on canvas. 171 x 110.4cm. Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin. Image source Wikimedia Commons

The Rape of Proserpina (1622) by Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Marble. Galleria Borghese, Rome. Image source Wikimedia Commons

Where the Mona Lisa should have hung, at the Salon Carré, Louvre Museum, after having been stolen in 1911. Image source Wikimedia Commons

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