Jacopo da Pontormo, original name Jacopo Carrucci Florentine painter who broke away from High Renaissance classicism to create a more personal, expressive style that is sometimes classified as early Mannerism.
Jacopo da Pontormo
El Greco Annunciation , Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Annunciation 1 by El Greco.
Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin, De gele Christus, 1889, olieverf o pdoek, 92.1 × 73 cm, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Thought for the Day – 23 April The Christian hero is not the slayer of dragons or the knight who wields the sword. The Christian hero is the saint, although saints like St Joan of Arc, could and did wield .