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Venus, Adonis and Cupid
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1590
Carracci, Annibale
Venus, Adonis and Cupid
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1590
Carracci, Annibale

Venus, the Roman goddess of Love and Beauty, is accidentally wounded by one of her son Cupid´s arrows, which triggers her passion for Adonis. This love story ends with the tragic death of the he [+]

Floreal
Oil on canvas. 1915
Pinazo Martínez, José
Floreal
Oil on canvas. 1915
Pinazo Martínez, José

Pinazo´s Floreal is an allegory of the richness and exuberance of the Valencia land, represented with the flowers and fruits carried by some young girls and a young boy, all of them dressed in regiona [+]

The Rape of Ganymede
Oil on canvas. 1636 - 1638
Rubens, Peter Paul
The Rape of Ganymede
Oil on canvas. 1636 - 1638
Rubens, Peter Paul

Jupiter was so taken with Ganymede´s beauty that he transformed into an eagle to carry him off to Mount Olympus, where he became his cup-bearer. Rubens drew this story from the classical poet, Ovid´s [+]

Cleopatra
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1640
Reni, Guido
Cleopatra
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1640
Reni, Guido

Cleopatra VII (r. 51-30 BCE) was the sovereign of Egypt and the last representative of its final royal family, the Ptolemaic dynasty. Feeling that all was lost after her armies and those of her Roman [+]

The Fall of the Giants
Oil on canvas. 1636 - 1638
Jordaens, Jacques
The Fall of the Giants
Oil on canvas. 1636 - 1638
Jordaens, Jacques

La caída de los gigantes es un episodio brevemente narrado por Ovidio en sus Metamorfosis, Libro I (151-155), en la cual los gigantes que habitaban la tierra querían llegar al cielo y por ello fueron [+]

Virgin in Heaven
Oil on canvas. Second half of the XVI century
Bassano, Francesco
Virgin in Heaven
Oil on canvas. Second half of the XVI century
Bassano, Francesco

This work is a variation on the painting executed by Jacopo towards 1580 for the main altar of the church of the Capuchins in Bassano del Grappa (Museo Civico, inv. 18), a large work (237 x 155 cm) wi [+]

Beach with Fishermen
Oil on canvas. 1627
Willaerts, Adam
Beach with Fishermen
Oil on canvas. 1627
Willaerts, Adam

This painting is illustrative of the beach scenes monopolised in Utrecht by the Willaerts family, who combined the two typical genres of Dutch painting in their work: seascapes and genre scenes. They [+]

Saint George and the Dragon
Oil on canvas. 1606 - 1608
Rubens, Peter Paul
Saint George and the Dragon
Oil on canvas. 1606 - 1608
Rubens, Peter Paul

According to Jacopo de la Voragine´s Golden Legend, Saint George slew the dragon that was terrorizing the people of Silene, saving a princess in peril. In this painting, the Christian hero rides a liv [+]

Saint Francis
Black chalk, White chalk on blue paper. 1787
Bayeu y Subías, Ramón
Saint Francis
Black chalk, White chalk on blue paper. 1787
Bayeu y Subías, Ramón

Dibujo preparatorio para la figura de un San Francisco. En se representa al santo arrodillado en una grada hacia la derecha y con los brazos extendidos. Muy relacionado con la figura de San Francisco [+]

Wind. If anyone is to blame in this scene, it is the suit
Pencil, Iron gall ink on laid paper. 1796 - 1797
Goya y Lucientes, Francisco de
Wind. If anyone is to blame in this scene, it is the suit
Pencil, Iron gall ink on laid paper. 1796 - 1797
Goya y Lucientes, Francisco de

This preparatory drawing for the etching Capricho 36, Bad Night (G02124) is part of The Dreams, a series of twenty-six pen-and-ink drawings that serve as the basis for the Caprichos. This type of com [+]

The Literate Ass
Pencil, Pencil, Iron gall ink on laid paper. 1796 - 1797
Goya y Lucientes, Francisco de
The Literate Ass
Pencil, Pencil, Iron gall ink on laid paper. 1796 - 1797
Goya y Lucientes, Francisco de

A preparatory drawing for the aquatint, Capricho 39, As Far Back as his Grandfather (G02127), this is one of twenty-six pen drawings from the Dreams series that constitutes the basis for the Caprichos [+]

Portrait of roman Woman
Pencil on paper. Mid-XVIIIcentury
Ajello, Eutichio
Portrait of roman Woman
Pencil on paper. Mid-XVIIIcentury
Ajello, Eutichio

This drawing belongs to the Ajello Sketchbook, a group of fifty-nine unbound pencil drawings that were models for engraving to illustrate a descriptive calendar of sculptures that Philip V and his wif [+]

The Empress Sabina
White marble. Ca. 130
Roman Sculptor
The Empress Sabina
White marble. Ca. 130
Roman Sculptor

This is the last portrait of Vibia Sabina (83-136 A. D.), wife of the emperor Hadrian. It does not represent her at her real age (some 48 years), but is a highly idealised and rejuvenated image. Her h [+]

Torso of a Youth
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor
Torso of a Youth
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor

This sculpture reproduces a Greek original of around 410 BC by a follower of Polyclitus. There are numerous copies of that work, known as the "Dresden Youth type" in reference to the best and most com [+]

Venus of Madrid
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor
Venus of Madrid
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor

This sculpture is a Roman copy of a Hellenistic original dating from the second-first century B.C. Stripped of the baroque additions that distorted it, it is part of a large cycle of Venuses linked by [+]

Aegis-Bearing Jupiter
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor
Aegis-Bearing Jupiter
White marble. Ca. 150
Roman Sculptor

The Roman image of Jupiter, inspired by a statue of Zeus from the fifth century B. C., shows the god wearing the aegis (protective cloak) which, according to Homer, was used by Zeus as a weapon to cre [+]

Roman Woman
White marble. 150 - 155
Roman Sculptor
Roman Woman
White marble. 150 - 155
Roman Sculptor

The portrait is of a mature, high-class lady with a serene and somewhat tired expression. Like many portraits of its era, it imitates the hairstyles adopted in the imperial household, in this case of [+]

Chaste Venus
White marble. Ca. 135
Anonymous
Chaste Venus
White marble. Ca. 135
Anonymous

This Roman work reproduces a prototype of the Chaste Aphrodite dating from around 155-150 B.C. It was restored during the Renaissance by someone called B. Rovira, whose name is inscribed alongside the [+]

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