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The School of Athens, 1509-11, Raphael  (+video)

The School of Athens was painted between 1509 and 1511 as a part of Raphael's commission to decorate, the Stanza della Segnatura, the library of the Pope, in the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican.

Leonardo da Vinci - Mona Lisa [c.1503-06]

The Mona Lisa (La Gioconda or La Joconde, or Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, a half-length portrait of a woman by the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci, art in the world." The painting, is in oil and is now at the Musée du Louvre in Paris.

Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Narcissus Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Rome Narcissus rejected the love of all, including the love of the nymph Echo and for his cruelty was condemned by the god Nemesis to drown while admiring his own reflecti

Caravaggio (Italian, 1573-1610). "Still Life with Skull." A common symbol  of vanitas- a reminder of the certainty of death.

St Jerome (detail) Oil on canvas religious - Gallery by CARAVAGGIO , Paint Gallery art, Painters ,Picture, Image