+ 1 (707) 877-4321
+ 33 977-198-888
English
Français
Deutsch
Italiano
Español
Русский
中国
Português
日本

The 1000++ Artworks of topic Saints and ...



3/1000
Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) - The Crucifixion Of Saint PeterThe Crucifixion Of Saint PeterCaravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi)

The Crucifixion Of Saint Peter (Italian: Crocifissione di san Pietro; 1600) is painted for the Cerasi Chapel of Santa Maria del Popolo in Rome. The painting depicts the martyrdom of St. Peter by crucifixion—Peter asked that his cross be inverted so as not to imitate his mentor, Christ, hence he is d...

7/1000
Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) - The Calling Of Saint MatthewThe Calling Of Saint MatthewCaravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi)

A masterpiece by Caravaggio, depicting the Calling of Matthew. It was completed in 1599-1600 for the Contarelli Chapel in the church of the French congregation, San Luigi dei Francesi in Rome. The painting depicts the story from the Gospel of Matthew (Matthew 9:9): Jesus saw a man named Matthew at h...

TOP3549/1000
Pieter Bruegel The Elder - Christ Carrying the CrossChrist Carrying the CrossPieter Bruegel The Elder

This is the second-largest known painting by Bruegel. It is one of sixteen paintings by him which are listed in the inventory of the wealthy Antwerp collector, Niclaes Jonghelinck, drawn up in 1566. It was Jonghelinck who commissioned the Months from Bruegel and he may also have commissioned this wo...

Kunsthistorisches Museum (Vienna, Austria)
TOP19712/1000
Vincent Van Gogh - IrisesIrisesVincent Van Gogh

Irises was painted while Vincent van Gogh was living at the asylum at Saint Paul-de-Mausole in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France, in the last year before his death in 1890. It was painted before his first attack at the asylum. There is a lack of the high tension which is seen in his later works. He cal...

J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, United States)
TOP30213/1000
Vincent Van Gogh - Starry NightStarry NightVincent Van Gogh

Starry NIght is undoubtedly Vincent Van Gogh’s most recognizable work, now having been reproduced in various forms. It was painted during his stay in the Saint-Paul-de-Mausole asylum after he had mutilated his own ear. The painting shows the view from the window of his second storey room, which he h...

Museum of Modern Art (New York, United States)
TOP38614/1000
Vincent Van Gogh - Noon Rest from Work after MilletNoon Rest from Work after MilletVincent Van Gogh

Copies by Vincent van Gogh, form an important group of paintings executed by Vincent van Gogh between 1887 and early 1890. While at Saint-Paul asylum in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France where Van Gogh admitted himself, he strived to have subjects during the cold winter months. Seeking to be reinvigora...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
15/1000
Vincent Van Gogh - Entrance to a Quarry near Saint-RemyEntrance to a Quarry near Saint-RemyVincent Van Gogh

During his stay at the Saint-Paul-de-Mausole psychiatric hospital in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Van Gogh turns to the surrounding countryside to enrich his geography as an artist. He tirelessly paints and draws new Provençal motifs: cypress trees, olive groves and hills. The low Alpilles range rising b...