Gerhard Altzenbach (-1672)

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A skeleton as a fashionably dressed woman, before 1673

Jacques Callot (1592-1635)


The Temptation of Saint Anthony, 2nd version, 1635
(Remember to click for the hi-res image to open. Lots of detail.)

Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653)


Judith Slaying Holofernes, 1614-1620

Cristobál de Villalpando ( -1714)


The Deluge, 1689
Chapel of the Holy Spirit of Ochavo Cathedral of Puebla, Puebla, Mexico

Salvator Rosa (1615-1673)


Saul and the Witch of Endor, 1668 (Louvre)

From Samuel I (28:6-14). Saul, worried about the battle he is about to wage against the Philistines, consults the sorceress of Endor. The witch calls upon the spirit of Samuel, draped in a shroud, who announces that God has chosen David to be King.

Rembrandt (1606-1669)


Lucretia, 1666

Pietro Testa (1611-1650)


Achilles Dragging the Body of Hector