This Artist’s Life by Mel Ahlborn

Madonna of Humility, at the hand of the Master of the Dresden Prayer Book

Madonna of Humility, at the hand of the Master ...

FROM THE GETTY MUSEUM COLLECTION This Initial O,  from the Master of the Dresden Prayer Book or workshop, shows the 'Madonna of Humility.' Dating to mid-15th century Bruges, this decorated...

Madonna of Humility, at the hand of the Master ...

FROM THE GETTY MUSEUM COLLECTION This Initial O,  from the Master of the Dresden Prayer Book or workshop, shows the 'Madonna of Humility.' Dating to mid-15th century Bruges, this decorated...

Jewish Artist in Medici Florence

Jewish Artist in Medici Florence

From The New York Times ”The life of Jews in 17th-century Florence was quite constrained. They were confined to a ghetto, a cramped area about the size of a football...

Jewish Artist in Medici Florence

From The New York Times ”The life of Jews in 17th-century Florence was quite constrained. They were confined to a ghetto, a cramped area about the size of a football...

A Paint More Precious Than Gold

A Paint More Precious Than Gold

FROM GETTY.EDU A Paint More Precious Than Gold - How to Make Ultramarine Blue There is a blue so exquisite, its hue so mesmerizing, that its use was reserved for...

A Paint More Precious Than Gold

FROM GETTY.EDU A Paint More Precious Than Gold - How to Make Ultramarine Blue There is a blue so exquisite, its hue so mesmerizing, that its use was reserved for...

Finding Time to Paint

Finding Time to Paint

FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES If Winston Churchill can find time to paint, and paint well, what’s your excuse?And just look at these colors! https://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/08/arts/design/churchill-art-paintings-fans.html    

Finding Time to Paint

FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES If Winston Churchill can find time to paint, and paint well, what’s your excuse?And just look at these colors! https://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/08/arts/design/churchill-art-paintings-fans.html    

In Detail - The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

In Detail - The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

From Google Arts & Culture and the Courtlauld Institute of Art Look more closely at Botticelli’s ‘Trinity’ altarpiece with Dr Scott Nethersole, Senior Lecturer in Italian Renaissance Art, 1400-1500, at The...

In Detail - The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

From Google Arts & Culture and the Courtlauld Institute of Art Look more closely at Botticelli’s ‘Trinity’ altarpiece with Dr Scott Nethersole, Senior Lecturer in Italian Renaissance Art, 1400-1500, at The...

The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

From Google Arts & Culture “This altarpiece is one of Sandro Botticelli's most important paintings in the United Kingdom. Designed to be set on an altar, a vision of the...

The ‘Trinity’ Altarpiece - Botticelli

From Google Arts & Culture “This altarpiece is one of Sandro Botticelli's most important paintings in the United Kingdom. Designed to be set on an altar, a vision of the...