Baroque Mexican Crowned Nuns. José María de Alcíbar, "Portrait of Profession of Sister Maria Ignacia of the Blood of Christ Uribe and Valcárcel, Convent of Santa Clara de Mexico", oil on canvas, 182 x 100 cm, 1777, Collection: National Museum of History "Castle of Chapultepec". The magnificent embroidery of her cloak are a wonder of details in this painting.
Inside the cathedral ~ Valencia, Ciutat Vella (Valencia's Old City) ~ Valencia Cathedral was founded in the & incorporates a number of architectural styles & artistic treasures - including the Holy Grail.
Musicians wear two long tunics, one over the other. The tunic on the left is an early example of mi-parti or particolored clothing, made from two fabrics. María de Alfonso X El Sabio, Códice de El Escorial.
Vecellio Tiziano Madonna with Saints and Members of the Pesaro Family, , Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Madonna with Saints and Members of the Pesaro Family by Vecellio Tiziano.
My favorite building! Pantheon in Rome, Italy- The Pantheon is a building that was built as a temple to all the gods of ancient Rome.Almost two thousand years after it was built, the Pantheon's dome is still the world's largest unreinforced concrete dome.