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Birth and death in Lavinia Fontana's Holy Family painting

Renaissance artists often employed foreshadowing as a theological device in their paintings of Christ’s infancy to remind viewers that Jesus came not just to live a perfect life but to die an atoning death on behalf of sinners. 868 palabras más

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November To Do List

November has tight deadlines, which means I should not, must not heed the Siren Song of Nano. Here’s a list of what needs to get done: 126 palabras más

October Wrap-Up

Quite a month, and I’m looking forward to a lovely celebration tonight.

Completed:
SAVASANA AT SEA ready to publish
Re-design of A Biblio Paradise… 115 palabras más

Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana | A R T L▼R K

On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independentl… 11 palabras más

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Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana

 On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independently and outside a royal court or convent. 808 palabras más

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