Arth 167_Rulers' Images_Nees Jr._Date__050610

Arth 167_Rulers' Images_Nees Jr._Date__050610 - More...

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More Charles I George Villers, Duke of Buckingham - By Rubens, oil sketch, 1625-27 - Being crowned by god of the winds - Duke was favorite of his father - Buckingham—Rich, enormous art collection Rubens - So much in demand almost factory like system - Famous oil sketch - Duke introduces high baroque art Scenes from King Arthur and his Knights - Quest used for the holy grail Van Dyck, Rinaldo & Armida - Rinaldo is a knight from crusades, trying to capture Jerusalem - Romantic, pagan sorceress, beautiful—Armida - Rinaldo ultimately is supposed to not succumb to Armida and go on the crusades Knight as a Christian soldier - Albrecht Dinner - Landscape the changes pictures is only against wild wood, dark and dangerous mission of Knight and King o Marching along, but behind is a figure holding hourglass, praying that he’s mortal and another man is on the right showing the devil/fear - City in the distance, city on the hill, bright light path leading to heavenly city Aregonical - Christian fight, temptations to be avoided for god
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