Art

Shadow Factories

* Artist: Howard Arkley
* Medium: synthetic polymer paint on canvas
* Year: 1990
 
 

Untitled (Green Silver)

* Artist: Jackson Pollock
* Medium: enamel and aluminium paint on canvas
* Year: circa 1949
 
 

The Cardsharps

* Artist: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
* Medium: oil on canvas
* Year: 1594
 
 

Judith Beheading Holofernes

* Artist: Artemisia Gentileschi
* Medium: oil on canvas
* Year: 1611–12
 
 

Lutenist

* Artist: Orazio Gentileschi
* Medium: oil on canvas
* Year: circa 1626
 
 

The Waterseller of Seville

* Artist: Diego Velázquez
* Medium: oil on canvas (106 x 81cm)
* Year: 1623
 
 

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Los Borrachos

* Artist: Diego Velázquez
* Medium: oil on canvas (1.65 x 2.25m)
* Year: 1629
 
 

The Feast of Bacchus, Museo del Prado, Madrid.

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The Count-Duke of Olivares on Horseback

* Artist: Diego Velázquez
* Medium: oil on canvas (3.13 x 2.39m)
* Year: 1634
 
 

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The Surrender of Breda

* Artist: Diego Velázquez
* Medium: oil on canvas (3.07 x 3.67m)
* Year: circa 1635
 
 

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The Garden of Earthly Delights

* Artist: Hieronymus Bosch
* Medium: triptych with shutters; oil on panel
* Year: 1504
 
 

The Garden of Earthly Delights is a large triptych named for the garden depicted in its central panel. According to one commentator, the triptych represents the history of the world and the development of Christian notions of sin. This history begins on the outside shutters with the creation story, followed by Adam and Eve (left panel) to the present day of sinful conduct (centre panel), forwards to a fiery vision of future damnation (right panel).  Read more »

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