Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Francisco Goya (1746-1828)

Francisco Goya (1746-1828), one of Spain's most revered and controversial painters, is known for his intense, chilling, and sometimes grotesque paintings depicting the injustice of society with brutal sincerity.

Slaying the Dragon

next 4 paintings: Raphael Santi

Giovanni Bellini
Gerard David

Antonio del Pollaiuolo

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, St. Michael, 1666


Jean Daret

Jan Miense Molenaer

Nicolaes Berchem

Bartolomeo Passerotti

Carlo Saraceni

Unknown to me

David Graeme Baker

David Graeme Baker's website

Petrus Van Schnedel (1806-1870)

Frank Frazetta

Monday, September 28, 2009

Boris Vallejo

Philip Castle

Chris Foss

John Berkey

In 2004, John Berkey was named to the 104-year-old Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame, which includes Norman Rockwell, N.C. Wyeth, Frederick Remington and John James Audubon.