The coronation of Louis XV in the Rheims Cathedral, 25 October 1722. Artist: Martin, Pierre-Denis II (1663-1742)
The coronation of Louis XV in the Rheims Cathedral, 25 October 1722. Found in the collection of Musee de l'Histoire de France, Chateau de Versailles.
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The celebration of the peace of Munster, 18 June 1648, in the headquarters of the crossbowmen's civi Artist: Helst, Bartholomeus van der (1613-1670)
The celebration of the peace of Munster, 18 June 1648, in the headquarters of the crossbowmen's civic guard, Amsterdam, 1648. Found in the collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.
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'La Fiesta De Venus', (The Worship of Venus), 1518-1519, (c1934). Artist: Titian
'La Fiesta De Venus', (The Worship of Venus), 1518-1519, (c1934). Depicts a Roman rite of worship conducted in honour of the goddess Venus each 1 April. On this occasion, women would make offerings to representations of the goddess so as to cleanse 'every blemish on their bodies'. Titian based the image on the writings of the Greek sophist Philostratus. Oil on canvas. Housed in the Museo del Prado, Madrid. From Galerias De Europa: Museo Del Prado, by A. De Beruete y Moret & Augusto L. Mayer. [Editorial Labor, S.A., Barcelona, c1934]
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