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    • Rika Ora

      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

    • Charlotte Malpass

      The History of Narcissistic Personality Disorder: The mythological Narcissus depicted by the artist Michelangelo Caravaggio.

    • Seita Vuorela-Parkkola

      Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), an Italian artist (Rome, Naples, Malta, and Sicily between 1593 and 1610). His paintings, which combine a realistic observation of the human state, both physical and emotional, with a dramatic use of lighting, had a formative influence on the Baroque school of painting.

    • Enola Romano

      Narcissus by Caravaggio. "Narcissus so himself forsook, And died to kiss his shadow in the brook." Shakespeare Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Rome.

    • Mashrie

      Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571 - 1610). Narcissus so himself forsook, And died to kiss his shadow in the brook." Shakespeare

    • bea .

      Narcissus by Caravaggio - Narcissus is a painting by the Italian Baroque master Caravaggio, painted circa 1597–1599. It is housed in the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Rome. Wikipedia

    • Mequitta Ahuja

      Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, circa 1597-1599 The Story of Narcissus “The story of Narcissus in Greek mythology begins with the story of Echo. Echo was a beautiful ny...

    • Martha Hamnache

      Les Regardeurs étudient Narcisse attribuée à Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio dit Le Caravage …

    • Christian Aid Mission

      Thanks for Bucking the Narcissism Trend. #blog Keep up the good fight against self-glorification.

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    'Widget as Bacchus' by Melinda Copper. (Based on an original painting 'Bacchus' by Caravaggio.)


    Tête de Méduse, du Caravage - 1558 Méduse, figure mythologique, avait le pouvoir, par son regard de changer les hommes en statues de pierre. Elle terrorisait tout le monde, même les guerriers les plus braves. Persée la décapite, de son sang jaillissent ses deux fils, Chrysaor, père de Géryon, et le cheval ailé Pégase, sur lequel Persée s'enfuit, poursuivi par les Gorgones.

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    David with the Head of Goliath, Caravaggio. I love how he incorporates his own self portrait (Goliath) into the painting. Notice the typical tenebrism lighting as commonly seen in Caravaggio's works.

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    Caravaggio, Saint Catherine of Alexandria, 1598, the light is so delicate in paintings by Caravaggio. The way he could paint was in strong contrast with how he lived his life.

    Caravaggio, The Betrayal of Christ. 1602-1603. Oil on canvas. National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland