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Gentileschi, Artemisia [Italian Baroque Era Painter, 1593-1652]Judith and her maidservantc. 1612-1613Oil on canvas44 7/8 x 36 13/16 in (114 x 93.5 cm)Pitti Gallery, Florence

25+ Amazing Digital Paintings

Elina - Monochromatic digital painting. A woman is painted in black and white colors, looking far away with disheveled hair and humble clothing.

"Sacred and Profane Love" by Giovanni Baglione, 1602–1603, showing dramatic compositional chiaroscuro (one of the 4 canonical painting modes of the Renaissance...the other 3 being Sfumato, Unione and Cangiante). Chiaroscuro in art is the use of strong contrasts between light and dark, usually bold contrasts affecting a whole composition. Similar effects in cinema and photography also are called #chiaroscuro.