La Veuve noire by Jean-Gabriel Domergue (1889-1962) (via)

rmanyc:

What has 2 sharp teeth, 3 glowing eyes, 5 skulls in its crown, and over 6,000 pieces of coral? Our mask of Begtse, a protector deity whose name means “great coat of mail.” #RubinMuseum http://ift.tt/1u0sCqf

Portrait of a Young Woman, Jean-Etienne Liotard 

Girl with a Pearl Earring, Johannes Vermeer 

Joan of Arc by Albert Lynch (1851-1912)

engraving from Figaro Illustre magazine, 1903

centuriespast:

Hamlet and the Ghost

by Frederick James Shields

Date painted: 1901

Oil on canvas, 60 x 41 cm

Collection: Manchester City Galleries

art-is-art-is-art:

Sixteenth of September, René Magritte

marcedith:

Don Blanding, “Lady of the Night”….

post-impressionisms:

I love art - no.41

Ivan Aivazovsky, Ukrainian  (1835—1899).

karamazove:

Orpheus (1863) — François-Louis Français

Head of Medusa - Rubens

jaded-mandarin:

The Tower of Babel - Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Detail.

Ivan Aivazovsky - Constantinople

Anselmo Miguel Nieto - Mata Hari c. 1905-1915 (via)

At the First Touch of Winter, Summer Fades Away by Valentine Cameron Prinsep (1838-1904)

oil on canvas, 1897

Moonlit Beauties (detail) by Luis Ricardo Falero (1851-1896)

oil on canvas, date unknown