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Raphael's Saint Margaret and the Dragon, painted in 1518, is currently on display at Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum. The scene depicted in the picture occurs just before the saint is consumed by the monster. She faces her impending death without fear, crucifix in hand. The Louvre also has another variation of the statue where she is holding a palm branch. David Teniers the Younger published his book Theatrum Pictorium of the art collection of Archduke Leopold Wilhelm in 1659 and again in
Charles Edward Hallé was an English painter who studied in both England and France. He painted portraits, genre scenes and history scenes and was influenced by Neo-Classicism, Venetian art and the British Pre-Raphaelites.I haven’t found a great deal of work by Hallé on the web, but there is enough t
El Museo Del Arte Del Ponce's Maria Luis Ferré Rangel addresses the series of natural and logistical disasters that have challenged the Puerto Rican museum...but their team refuses to back down.
A group of researchers from the University of Nottingham and University of Bradford using facial recognition technology to inspect a canvas known as the de Brécy Tondo discovered that the faces in the painting are identical to those in a Raphael altarpiece. The team concluded that the tondo, whose author had previously been unknown, was likely painted by the Italian master.The de Brécy Tondo was purchased at an English country-house sale in 1981 by Cheshire businessman George Lester Winward. Though some experts believed it to be a Victorian copy of a Raphael, Winward came to believe that it was