Marie de Bourgogne, Duchesse de Bourgogne (1457-1482), artist unknown from South Netherlandish School

South Netherlandish School - Portrait Of A Young Woman, probably Marie de Bourgogne as Mary Magdalene. (Marie de Bourgogne Duchesse de Bourgogne daughter of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy from the House of Valois-Burgundy and Isabella de Bourbon)

Detail from Sistine Madonna  --  1513-14  --  Raphael  --  Italian  --  Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden

Sistine Madonna, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden Raphael Large image: HERE . From Wiki: “Sistine Madonna, also called La Madonna di San Sisto, is an oil painting by the Italian artist.

William Scrots (active 1537 - 1553), Portrait of Isabel of Portugal' circa 1550 - Museu Nacional de Poznan, Polónia

William Scrots (active 1537 - Portrait of Isabella of Portugal' circa 1550 - Museu Nacional de Poznan, Polónia

Raffaello Sanzio, Ritratto di Leone X con i cardinali Giulio de' Medici e Luigi de' Rossi, 1518 circa,  olio su tavola, 155,2x118,9, Firenze, Galleria degli Uffizi

Pope Leo X with his cousins Giulio de Medici (left, the future Pope Clement VII) and Luigi de Rossi (right), whom he appointed as cardinal-nephews.

Portrait of a Youth as Saint Sebastian, late 1480s Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis (Italian, 1455-aft 1508) oil on wood, transferred to pressed wood, Framed: 47.50 x 41.00 x 4.00 cm

Alleged portrait of Gian Galeazzo Maria Sforza as Saint Sebastian, by Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis 1483 (Portrait of a Youth as Saint Sebastian)

The sixth child and a sibling to Princess Sophia, HRH Princess Augusta was born on this day. Patronage tradition was still existent in the olden days. According to a flyer held by V&A Archives,…

in 1768 Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom was born as the daughter of George III & Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

Emile Friant, autorretrato, 1878 | 24 maravilhas da história da arte que farão você querer ter nascido séculos atrás

Emile Friant, autorretrato, 1878

Emile Friant - Autoportrait, 1878 Oil on canvas Musées de la Cour d’Or, Metz

Portrait of a Clergyman (Johann Dorsch?), 1519, Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

Dürer, Albrecht German, 1471 - 1528 Portrait of a Clergyman (Johann Dorsch?) 1516 oil on parchment on fabric painted surface: x cm x 12 in.) support: 43 x 33 cm x 13 in.) Samuel H.

Portrait of a Young Man, 1490  -    Andrea Solario

Andrea Solario Portrait of a Young Man, , Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Portrait of a Young Man by Andrea Solario.

Ridolfo Ghirlandaio

Michele Tosini (Michele Tosini): An Allegorical Figure, Possibly A Personification Of Architecture Or Fortitude

Antonello da Messina.  Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Antonello da Messina. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin