Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/8-1543) - John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester (c.1469-1535)
A portrait drawing of John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester (c.1469-1535), who became a cardinal in 1535 and was martyred by Henry VIII. A bust length portrait facing three-quarters to the left. Inscribed in a sixteenth-century hand at lower centre: Il Epyscopo de rosester / fo…lato Il Capo lano 1535 (perhaps: The Bishop of Rochester [whose] head was cut [off in] the year 1535).John Fisher was appointed Bishop of Rochester in 1504. He was a friend and correspondent of Erasmus, who praised his…
Edgar Degas paintings gallery - BestOfPainting
Edgar Degas paintings gallery - Discover, learn, print, share and enjoy the most famous paintings of all time.
Chapter 4: The Seventeenth Century II
THE SOUTHERN AND NORTHERN NETHERLANDS Peter Paul Rubens (1577‑1640) Soon after he became a master painter in Antwerp, Peter Paul Rubens spent eight years (1600-1608) in Italy, where he copied …
The Mante Family, c.1889 - Edgar Degas - WikiArt.org
‘The Mante Family’ was created in c.1889 by Edgar Degas in Impressionism style. Find more prominent pieces of portrait at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.