Author: Dido of Carthage

goodtasterequired:

Oil sketch by Peter Paul Rubens

radstudies:

Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640)

Fortuna – 1638

kecobe:

Minerva beteugelt Pegasus met de hulp van
Mercurius = Minvera Restrains Pegasus with the Help of Mercury

Jan Boeckhorst (Flemish, born Germany; 1605–1668)
1650
Oil on canvas
Het Noordbrabants Museum, ’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

aphroditepandemos:

Mercury discovers Herse (Hermes and the daughters of Cecrops: Herse, Aglaurus and Pandrosus) ~ 

Jan Boeckhorst

acrosscenturiesandgenerations:

▪Apollo and Daphne.
Artist/Maker: Jan Boeckhorst (German, about 1604 – 1668)
Culture: German
Date: ca. 1640
Medium: Black chalk, pen and brown ink, watercolor, and white gouache heightening.

hildegardavon:

Jan Boeckhorst, 1604-1668

Latona and the peasants, n/d, oil on canvas, 61×52,5 cm

Moravian Gallery, Brno

             

Inv. Z 1664

thegoyesque:

Here’s a classic 16th century drawing by Michiel Coxie of Jupiter – in the form of a bull – carrying off Europa!

hildegardavon:

Workshop of Jan Brueghel the Younger, 1601-1678 and Workshop of Hendrick van Balen the Elder, 1573-1632

Homage to the Goddess Flora with a feast of the Gods, n/d, oil on panel, 102,2×74,3 cm

Private Collection      (Sotheby’s)

hildegardavon:

Hendrick van Balen, 1573-1632 and Lucas van Uden, 1595-1672/73

Minerva among the Muses, ca.1620s, oil on panel

Museum of King John III’s Palace at Wilanów, Warsaw

         Inv. Wil.1759

starswaterairdirt:

Allegory of Winter, 1600-1635

Joos de Momper the Younger