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Ascension Day Collection

Ascension Day, a significant religious observance celebrated by Catholics around the world, holds deep historical and cultural importance

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1635-1636. Artist: Velazquez, Diego (1599-1660)

The Coronation of the Virgin, 1635-1636. Artist: Velazquez, Diego (1599-1660)
The Coronation of the Virgin, 1635-1636. Found in the collection of the Museo del Prado, Madrid

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Assumption Day, 1863. Creator: Scuri, Enrico (1806-1884)

Assumption Day, 1863. Creator: Scuri, Enrico (1806-1884)
Assumption Day, 1863. Found in the Collection of the Galerie Canesso

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The departure of the Bucintoro, 1729. Creator: Stom, Antonio (1688-1734)

The departure of the Bucintoro, 1729. Creator: Stom, Antonio (1688-1734)
The departure of the Bucintoro, 1729. Found in the Collection of the Fondazione Querini Stampalia

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1390. Creator: Lorenzo Monaco (ca. 1370-1425)

The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1390. Creator: Lorenzo Monaco (ca. 1370-1425)
The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1390. Found in the Collection of the Courtauld Institute of Art, London

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Dormition of the Virgin, before 1567. Creator: El Greco, Dominico (1541-1614)

The Dormition of the Virgin, before 1567. Creator: El Greco, Dominico (1541-1614)
The Dormition of the Virgin, before 1567. Found in the collection of the Dormition of the Virgin Church, Syros

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Assumption of the Virgin with Saint John the Baptist and Saint Catherine of Alexandria, c. 1516

Assumption of the Virgin with Saint John the Baptist and Saint Catherine of Alexandria, c. 1516. Found in the collection of the Museo di Capodimonte, Naples

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Bucintoro Festival of Venice, 1780-1793. Creator: Francesco Guardi

The Bucintoro Festival of Venice, 1780-1793. Creator: Francesco Guardi
The Bucintoro Festival of Venice. The Bacino di S. Marco with the "Bucintoro", the Doge's State Barge, on Ascension Day, 1780-1793

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1430. Creator: Angelico, Fra Giovanni, da Fiesole (ca. 1400-1455)

The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1430. Creator: Angelico, Fra Giovanni, da Fiesole (ca. 1400-1455)
The Coronation of the Virgin, ca 1430. Found in the collection of the San Marco, Florence

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Polittico di Montelparo: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1466. Creator: Alunno, Niccolò (1430-1502)

Polittico di Montelparo: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1466. Creator: Alunno, Niccolò (1430-1502)
Polittico di Montelparo: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1466. Found in the collection of the Musei Vaticani in Viale Vaticano, Rome

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Madonna della Cintola, 1450. Creator: Gozzoli, Benozzo (ca 1420-1497)

Madonna della Cintola, 1450. Creator: Gozzoli, Benozzo (ca 1420-1497)
Madonna della Cintola, 1450. Found in the collection of the Musei Vaticani in Viale Vaticano, Rome

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Dormition of the Virgin, 1492-1494. Creator: Quartararo, Riccardo (1443-1506)

The Dormition of the Virgin, 1492-1494. Creator: Quartararo, Riccardo (1443-1506)
The Dormition of the Virgin, 1492-1494. Found in the collection of the Museo di Capodimonte, Naples

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, from The Life of the Virgin, 1510

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, from The Life of the Virgin, 1510. Creator: Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528)
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, from The Life of the Virgin, 1510. Private Collection

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Ascension Day Festival at Venice, 1765 / 1766. Creator: Canaletto

Ascension Day Festival at Venice, 1765 / 1766. Creator: Canaletto
Ascension Day Festival at Venice, 1765/1766

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, 1763 / 1766

The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, 1763 / 1766
The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, 1763/1766

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1493

The Coronation of the Virgin, 1493. Found in the Collection of Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Dormition of the Virgin (Manuscript illumination from the Matenadaran Gospel), 14th century

The Dormition of the Virgin (Manuscript illumination from the Matenadaran Gospel), 14th century. Found in the Collection of Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts (Matenadaran), Yerevan

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Death of the Virgin, 1531

The Death of the Virgin, 1531. Found in the Collection of Bonnefantenmuseum Mstricht

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Luca Carlevaris

Luca Carlevaris
Fine Art Finder Artists: Luca Carlevaris

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Town centre with Catholic parish church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Upper Gate

Town centre with Catholic parish church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Upper Gate, Kronach Gate Tower
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Background imageAscension Day Collection: Procession of the Doge to the Bucintoro on Ascension Day, with a View of Venice, ca. 1565, ... 1697

Procession of the Doge to the Bucintoro on Ascension Day, with a View of Venice, ca. 1565, ... 1697
Procession of the Doge to the Bucintoro on Ascension Day, with a View of Venice, ca. 1565, 1697

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Plate 5: The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, f

Plate 5: The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, from Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals (Le Feste Ducali), ca. 1766

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Dead March wails in the Peoples Ears (litho)

The Dead March wails in the Peoples Ears (litho)
1039577 The Dead March wails in the Peoples Ears (litho) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Dead March wails in the Peoples Ears)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Ascension Day (w / c on paper)

Ascension Day (w / c on paper)
1213585 Ascension Day (w/c on paper) by Carmichael, John Wilson (1800-68); 16.1x10.1 cm; Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK; eTyne & Wear Archives & Museums; English, out of copyright

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The marriage of the sea. The barge of the Doge and gondolas on the water in Venice (engraving)

The marriage of the sea. The barge of the Doge and gondolas on the water in Venice (engraving)
5226869 The marriage of the sea. The barge of the Doge and gondolas on the water in Venice (engraving) by Herbert, John Rogers (1810-90) (after); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: A Capriccio of San Marco from the Bacino on Ascension Day, (oil on canvas)

A Capriccio of San Marco from the Bacino on Ascension Day, (oil on canvas)
990166 A Capriccio of San Marco from the Bacino on Ascension Day, (oil on canvas) by Desiderio, Monsu (b.1590/5 fl.1647); 93x181 cm; Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Dunstans last sermon, illustration from The Church of England

Dunstans last sermon, illustration from The Church of England
STC393359 Dunstans last sermon, illustration from The Church of England: A History for the People by H.D.M. Spence-Jones, pub

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Well-Dressing at Tissington, Derbyshire, upon Ascension Day (engraving)

The Well-Dressing at Tissington, Derbyshire, upon Ascension Day (engraving)
1098047 The Well-Dressing at Tissington, Derbyshire, upon Ascension Day (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Well-Dressing at Tissington, Derbyshire)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Ascension Day at Etretat, the Ceremony of Blessing the Sea (engraving)

Ascension Day at Etretat, the Ceremony of Blessing the Sea (engraving)
1056215 Ascension Day at Etretat, the Ceremony of Blessing the Sea (engraving) by Tofani, Oswaldo (1849-1915) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: Ascension Day at Etretat)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Well Dressing, an Ancient Custom on Ascension Day at Tissington (engraving)

Well Dressing, an Ancient Custom on Ascension Day at Tissington (engraving)
1053577 Well Dressing, an Ancient Custom on Ascension Day at Tissington (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Well Dressing)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Hall Well, Tissington, as dressed for Ascension Day (engraving)

The Hall Well, Tissington, as dressed for Ascension Day (engraving)
3629801 The Hall Well, Tissington, as dressed for Ascension Day (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Hall Well, Tissington, as dressed for Ascension Day)

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Doge in the Bucintoro Leaving San Nicolodi Lido, 1763 / 1766

The Doge in the Bucintoro Leaving San Nicolodi Lido, 1763 / 1766
The Doge in the Bucintoro Leaving San Nicolo di Lido, 1763/1766

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Songs of Innocence and of Experience: Holy Thursday, ca. 1825. Creator: William Blake

Songs of Innocence and of Experience: Holy Thursday, ca. 1825. Creator: William Blake
Songs of Innocence and of Experience: Holy Thursday, ca. 1825

Background imageAscension Day Collection: [The 15th of August. Imperial Asylum at Vincennes], 1858. Creator: Charles Negre

[The 15th of August. Imperial Asylum at Vincennes], 1858. Creator: Charles Negre
[The 15th of August. Imperial Asylum at Vincennes], 1858

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Venice: The Bacino di San Marco on Ascension Day 1729, (1943). Creator: Canaletto

Venice: The Bacino di San Marco on Ascension Day 1729, (1943). Creator: Canaletto
Venice: The Bacino di San Marco on Ascension Day 1729, (1943). View of the Doges palace and his galleon, the Bucintoro, at anchor, probably for the ceremony of the Marriage of the Sea

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1603. Creator: Reni, Guido (1575-1642)

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1603. Creator: Reni, Guido (1575-1642)
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1603. Found in the Collection of Museo del Prado, Madrid

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and The Girdle of Thomas, 15th century

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and The Girdle of Thomas, 15th century. Found in the Collection of Museo Casa Rodolfo Siviero

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, c1580

The Coronation of the Virgin, c1580. Found in the Collection of Art Gallery of South Australia

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Ascension, c1810-c1844. Artist: Henry Corbould

The Ascension, c1810-c1844. Artist: Henry Corbould
The Ascension, c1810-c1844. Figures looking on as Christ ascends to heaven

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin, 1440-1449

The Coronation of the Virgin, 1440-1449. Found in the Collection of San Marco, Florence

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Triumph of Christianity (Paradise), 17th century

The Triumph of Christianity (Paradise), 17th century. Found in the Collection of State Museum of Religious History, St Petersburg

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin. Artist: Maso di Banco (?-1348)

The Coronation of the Virgin. Artist: Maso di Banco (?-1348)
The Coronation of the Virgin. Found in the collection of Szepmuveszeti Muzeum, Budapest

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Dormition of the Virgin, 1497. Artist: Russian icon

The Dormition of the Virgin, 1497. Artist: Russian icon
The Dormition of the Virgin, 1497. Found in the collection of the State Open-air Museum Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery

Background imageAscension Day Collection: Madonna and Child in glory with the saints Anthony of Padua and Francis, 1530

Madonna and Child in glory with the saints Anthony of Padua and Francis, 1530. Found in the collection of the Musei Capitolini, Rome

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Entombment of Mary, 1310. Artist: Giotto di Bondone (1266-1377)

The Entombment of Mary, 1310. Artist: Giotto di Bondone (1266-1377)
The Entombment of Mary, 1310. Found in the collection of the Staatliche Museen, Berlin

Background imageAscension Day Collection: CANALETTO: VENICE. Bucentaur returns to the pier in Venice on Ascension Day. Oil on canvas

CANALETTO: VENICE. Bucentaur returns to the pier in Venice on Ascension Day. Oil on canvas, c1729

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Coronation of the Virgin (Oddi Altarpiece), 1502-1503

The Coronation of the Virgin (Oddi Altarpiece), 1502-1503. Found in the Collection of Musei Vaticani in Viale Vaticano, Rome

Background imageAscension Day Collection: The Glorification of the Virgin, 1732

The Glorification of the Virgin, 1732. Found in the Collection of Saint-Sulpice, Paris



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Ascension Day, a significant religious observance celebrated by Catholics around the world, holds deep historical and cultural importance. In the town centre of Kronach Gate Tower in Bavaria, Germany, stands the majestic Catholic parish church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. This iconic landmark serves as a reminder of faith and devotion on this sacred day. Traveling back in time to Venice during 1765/1766, we witness an enchanting Ascension Day festival captured by Canaletto. The vibrant festivities fill every corner with joyous celebrations as people come together to honor this holy occasion. Another remarkable depiction from history takes us to 1763/1766 when The Doge embarks on his grand Bucintoro Departure for Porto di Lido on Ascension Day. This magnificent event symbolizes power and authority while showcasing Venice's rich heritage. Artistic masterpieces also pay homage to Ascension Day throughout centuries. Luca Carlevaris' "The Coronation of the Virgin" portrays a heavenly scene filled with divine grace and beauty dating back to 1493. Similarly, another artwork from 1440-1449 titled "The Coronation of the Virgin" captures this celestial moment with intricate details that transport viewers into a realm beyond earthly existence. "The Triumph of Christianity (Paradise)" is an awe-inspiring piece from the 17th century that celebrates not only Ascension Day but also highlights Christianity's growth and influence over time. Its vivid imagery depicts paradise itself unfolding before our eyes. Religious icons have always played a crucial role in commemorating important events like Ascension Day. A Russian icon called "The Dormition of the Virgin, " created in 1497, beautifully illustrates this pivotal moment in Christian history through its delicate brushstrokes and spiritual aura. Garofalo's masterpiece named "Madonna and Child in glory with saints Anthony of Padua and Francis" showcases the heavenly glory of Ascension Day.