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William Blake. Les dessins pour la Divine Comédie de Dante

William Blake. Les dessins pour la Divine Comédie de Dante

Two creative masterminds and universal themes of love, guilt, revenge, and redemption come together in this exceptional edition of William Blake’s .

Beatrice di Folco Portinari (1266–1290, Italian)Beatrice "Bice" di Folco Portinari[1] (pronounced [be.aˈtriːtʃe], 1266–1290) was a Florentine woman who has been commonly identified as the principal inspiration for Dante's Vita Nuova, and is also commonly identified with the Beatrice who appears as one of his guides in the Divine Comedy (La Divina Commedia) i.

Dante Alighieri - Divina Commedia - encounter of Dante and Beatrice.

Dante Alighieri was born in 1265. Considered Italy's greatest poet, this scion of a Florentine family mastered in the art of lyric poetry at an early age. His first major work is La Vita Nuova (1292) which is a tribute to Beatrice Portinari.

Dante Alighieri - Divine Comedy Part II: Purgatory - Dorothy Sayers Translation

Shadi Ghadirian, Qajar #11, 1998, Robert Klein Gallery

Available for sale from Robert Klein Gallery, Shadi Ghadirian, Qajar Archival digital pigment print, 60 × 90 cm

baby Boushra Almutawakel, "Mother, Daughter, Doll" series, 2010, courtesy of Howard Greenberg Gallery

4 Contemporary Female Photographers Who Put The Middle East In Perspective

Mother, Daughter, Doll Credit: Boushra Almutawakel There are many aspects of veiling that Almutawakel likes. It is liberating, in a way, because it places less emp.

Dante's Inferno Circles

Dante’s Inferno – Nine Circles of Hell Infographic circles-of-hell-dantes-inferno-infographic –

48 Dante Variations. Caroline Bergvall Reads The Inferno שורת הפתיחה לתופת בארבעים ושמונה תרגומים

48 Dante Variations. Caroline Bergvall Reads The Inferno

Dante Illuminating Florence with his Poem, by Domenico di Michelino; Dante Alighieri (with symbolic laudatory garland of laurels) is shown holding his work The Divine Comedy, with Florence to the right and his inferno to the left.

Botticelli, Sandro (1444-1510) - 1495c. Portrait of Dante. Sandro Botticelli or Il Botticello ("The Little Barrel") was an Italian painter of the Florentine school during the Early Renaissance. Less than a hundred years later, this movement, under the patronage of Lorenzo de' Medici, was characterized by Giorgio Vasari as a "golden age". His posthumous reputation suffered until the late 19th century; since then his work has been seen to represent the linear grace of Early Renaissance…

Sandro Botticelli, Portrait of Dante, tempera on canvas, x cm, Private Collection. Source Dante Alighieri was a Florentine poet of the Middle Ages/very early Renaissance.