Blog Posts Tagged ‘nude’

Allegory of the Night

6 November 2013

  ALLEGORY OF THE NIGHT,   Oil on wooden panel. by Michele di Rodolfo del Ghirlandaio (Florence, 1503 – Florence, 1577) It is assumed that he painted this between 1553 and 1555.   The museum at the Jardin du Luxembourg is holding an exhibition of Renaissance art on the subject of sleep, dreams, reveries and nightmares.  Read more…