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Renaissance

Fra Angelica

Carol Gerten's virtual museum displays 16 paintings by the Tuscan Dominican.

Hieronymus Bosch

Carol Gerten's selection of the Flemish painter's works include several scenes of his Last Judgment triptych.

Sandro Botticelli

Carol Gerten's selection of the Florentine master's works include paintings with biblical & classical motifs.

Pieter Bruegel, the Elder

Carol Gerten's selection of works by the Flemish painter famous for whimsy include several sober biblical scenes.

Cappella Sistina

Christus Rex award-winning cyber-tour of Michaelangelo's paintings in the Vatican's Sistine Chapel. 325 detailed images grouped by theme & location.

Caravaggio

Carol Gerten's selection of the Lombardian master's works include paintings with biblical & classical motifs.

Da Vinci

Carol Gerten selects some of Leonardo's portraits & lesser works rather than his Last Supper or Mona Lisa.

Da Vinci - Scientist, Inventor, Artist

Virtual exhibit of the inventions, notebooks, & art of the archetypal renaissance man (posted by Boston's Museum of Science)

Giotto

Carol Gerten's selection of the pioneering 14th c. Italian's works include several scenes from the Scrovegni (Arena) Chapel in Padua.

Giotto di Bondone

Deep archive of Giotto's surviving panel paintings & frescoes at Assisi, Padua & Florence (Web Galley of Art).

Matthias Grünewald

Carol Gerten's selection of the German master's works include rivoting interpretations of the crucifixion & resurrection of Christ.

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Martin Kausal's detailed illustrated biography of the quintessential Renaissance man.

Leonardo da Vinci

Chronological collection of Leonardo's  works (Web Gallery of Art)

Leonardo da Vinci Museum

Jim Pickrell exhibits an extensive collection of Leonardo's paintings, sketches, & engineering plans

Man of Both Worlds

Think Quest's educational productions includes a multi-level student presentation of the works of the Leonardo.

Michelangelo

Carol Gerten posts images of the Florentine master's sculpture as well as scenes from the Sistine chapel.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

Extensive collection of exquisite images of Michelangelo's sculptures, paintings, frescoes, drawings & architectural works (Web Gallery of Art).

Raphael

Carol Gerten displays 15 famous works by the Italian master.

Rome Reborn

Library of Congress' virtual exhibit of more than 200 mss. from the Vatican library illustrating the renaissance in archaeology, humanism, nature, biology, math & music.

Titian

Carol Gerten's selection of the Venetian master's works include several biblical & mythological scenes.

 

Mannerism & Baroque

El Greco

Carol Gerten's selection of works by Domenikos Theotokopoulos include biblical scenes & images of saints.

Rembrandt van Rijn

Carol Gerten's selection of works by the Dutch master include several self-portraits & biblical scenes.

Pieter Paul Rubens

Carol Gerten posts images of sensuous works by the Flemish master on a range of themes.

Diego Velasquez

Carol Gerten's selection of the Spanish master's works includes several religious scenes.

 

Romanticism

William Blake

Carol Gerten's virtual museum displays 11 illustrations by the British nonconformist.

Gustave Doré

Carol Gerten's selection of works by the French illustrator include a gallery of engravings of biblical scenes.

Odilon Redon

Carol Gerten's selection of works by the French mystic include dreamlike images & mythological motifs.

 

Modern

The Vincent Van Gogh Gallery

David Brooks' deep virtual archive of the complete works of the Dutch expressionist offers a brief biography & over 4000 alpha indexed pages of oil paintings, watercolors, drawings graphic works, sketches & letters, with detailed analytical commentary on many of the more famous works. A well-focused on-line forum channels input & debate on Van Gogh's life, illness, works, etc.

Van Gogh's Van Goghs

Multimedia virtual tour of exhibit of works from the Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam accompanied by biographical notes, audio commentary & excerpts from Vincent's own writings (National Gallery of Art).

Edvard Munch

Carol Gerten's selection of works by the brooding Norwegian include a Madonna & the Scream.

 


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