Author: Dido of Carthage

gustave-moreau: The Execution of Messalina, 18…

gustave-moreau:

The Execution of Messalina, 1874, Gustave Moreau

Medium: oil,watercolor,canvas

circleofstones: Georges Antoine Rochegrosse (…

circleofstones:

Georges Antoine Rochegrosse (French, 1859-1938) War and Peace.

fleurdulys: Oedipe – Georges Antoine Rochegro…

fleurdulys:

Oedipe – Georges Antoine Rochegrosse

hadrian6:

hadrian6:

Hercules Armed by the Gods to Defend Thebes. 1674. Pierre Monier. French 1641-1703. oil/canvas.      http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hadrian6:

hadrian6:

Mercury Deceives the Vigilance of Argus. 1674. Francois de Troy. French 1645-1730. oil/canvas.    http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hadrian6: Meleger Taking up Arms at the Solic…

hadrian6:

Meleger Taking up Arms at the Solicitation of his Wife. 1830. Paul Jourdy. French 1805-1856. oil/canvas.    http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hildegardavon: Master of Half-Lengths, 16th…

hildegardavon:

Master of Half-Lengths, 16th Century 

Judgement of Paris, 1532, oil on panel, 10×15,6 cm 

Rijksmuseum                    Inv. SK-A-3255

hildegardavon: Studio of Jacob de Backer,  …

hildegardavon:

Studio of Jacob de Backer,  ca.1555-ca.1591

Juno holding a golden vessel and a moneybag, n/d, oil on canvas, 105,4 x 86,8 cm

Private Collection  (Christie’s)

hildegardavon: Studio of Jacob de Backer,  …

hildegardavon:

Studio of Jacob de Backer,  ca.1555-ca.1591

Minerva holding a lance while being crowned with laurels by a putto, n/d, 

oil on canvas, 105,4×86,8 cm

Private Collection 

(Christie’s)

aesza: The Daughters of Thespius Gustave More…

aesza:

The Daughters of Thespius
Gustave Moreau, 1853