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Michelangelo Caravaggio

Caravaggio's Crazy Life: The Paintings of a Killer

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Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Narcissus could not tear himself away; he lost all thought of food or rest, while he hovered over the brink of the fountain gazing upon his own image. He talked with the supposed spirit: “Why, beautiful being, do you shun me? Surely my face is not...

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Palazzo Barberini

Judith Beheading Holofernes by Caravaggio, 1598-99. (detail) Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica at Palazzo Barberini, Rome

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Bet You an Arm & a Leg You Haven't Heard of Transability!

Forget Caitlyn Jenner. The National Post reports about the next big trend in life-choices. Read about it and its theological implications here:

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Caravaggio's Deposition from the Cross - good example of tenebrism - Southern Baroque often used the diagonal - Council of Trent in post-reformation reaction encouraged art that would excite and educate

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Caravaggio, Mary Magdalen in Ecstasy, 1606. Art Experience NYC

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