Welcome in the New Year with the depiction of January by the Northern Renaissance artists, the Limbourg Brothers (Herman, Paul, and Jean), part of the manuscript Tres Riches Heures done for the Duc de Berry in the early 15th century.
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This exquisite work of art by Northern Renaissance artist Gerard David (c. 1460-1523) is a symbol of the Christmas holiday!
JEWEL OF THE NORTHERN RENAISSANCE A NOBLEWOMAN AT COURT The virtue of her looks Excels the precious stone; Ye need none other book To read, or look upon. John Heywood, A Description of a Most Noble Lady In what is modern Belgium, Rogier van Weyden (1399/1400-1464), Jan van Eyck, […]
PLEASE CLICK on the paintings to ENLARGE them. NATIVITY AT MIDNIGHT HOLIDAY SPIRIT IN ART And in that region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and […]
PLEASE CLICK on the images below to ENLARGE and MAGNIFY them. HOLIDAY SPIRIT IN ART A RENIASSANCE CHRISTMAS When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy; and going into the house they saw the child with Mary his mother, and they fell down and worshipped him. Then, opening their treasures, […]
PLEASE click and double click on the painitng to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it. CHRISTMAS AT THE ART MUSUEM THE ANNUNCIATION Take a virtual journey through the holidays during the next fortnight with a variety of paintings and other media: from religious altarpieces to Dickens’ Christmas Carol to Impressionist snowscapes. And don’t forget to check the links connecting […]