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Saints’ day. A baroque Cecilia

Hi Sisters, as an amateur singer, I’m so glad sharing with you, the celebration of this allegorical character.

Thanks a lot for your visits. Have a wonderful wednesday!

By anonymous artist after Parmigianino – St Cecilia aided by a cherub to carry a baroque contrabass

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Composers

By Closterman, J. - A portrait of Henry the greatest english baroque composer. (The favourite and namesake of this blogger)

By Closterman, J. – A portrait of Henry the greatest english baroque composer. (The favourite and namesake of this blogger)

By Winsten, C. - Igor Stravinsky

By Winsten, C. – Igor Stravinsky

By Kustodiev, Boris M. - Portrait of Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1906-75) as a child

By Kustodiev, Boris M. – Portrait of Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1906-75) as a child

By Winterhalter, F. X. - Frederic Chopin, the composer seen in profile

By Winterhalter, F. X. – Frederic Chopin, the composer seen in profile

By Schiele, E. - Portrait of Arnold Schoenberg

By Schiele, E. – Portrait of Arnold Schoenberg

By Laurens, Jean J. B. - Johannes Brahms portrayed at twenty years old

By Laurens, Jean J. B. – Johannes Brahms portrayed at twenty years old

By Carmontelle, L. C. de - W. A. Mozart playing with father Leopold and his sister Nannerl

By Carmontelle, L. C. de – W. A. Mozart playing with father Leopold and his sister Nannerl

By Mazas, E. - Portrait of Luigi R. Boccherini

By Mazas, E. – Portrait of Luigi R. Boccherini

By Pasternak, L. O. -Portrait of Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov

By Pasternak, L. O. -Portrait of Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov

By Unknown author - Portrait of Claude Achille Debussy

By Unknown author – Portrait of Claude Achille Debussy

By Tavaststjerna, C. - Anton Arensky portrayed

By Tavaststjerna, C. – Anton Arensky portrayed

By Huebner, Rudolf J. B. - Felix Mendelssohn on his deathbed

By Huebner, Rudolf J. B. – Felix Mendelssohn on his deathbed

By Kietz, E. B. - Portrait of Richard Wagner

By Kietz, E. B. – Portrait of Richard Wagner

By anonymous author. Russian School of 19th century - Mikhail Glinka playing piano

By anonymous author. Russian School of 19th century – Mikhail Glinka playing piano

By Kwiatkowski, A. T. - Frederic Chopin mulling

By Kwiatkowski, A. T. – Frederic Chopin mulling

By Legros - Portrait of Hector Berlioz

By Legros – Portrait of Hector Berlioz

By Baudelaire, C.P. - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina in a black suit

By Baudelaire, C.P. – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina in a black suit

By Dufy, R. - Mozart

By Dufy, R. – Mozart

By unknown author - Richard Strauss

By unknown author – Richard Strauss

By Viardot, Pauline - Manuel Patricio Rodríguez Sitches, known as Manuel García

By Viardot, Pauline – Manuel Patricio Rodríguez Sitches, known as Manuel García

By Giacometti, A. - My russian friend Igor at seventy-five years old

By Giacometti, A. – My russian friend Igor at seventy-five years old

By Matisse - Alfred Cortot playing piano

By Matisse – Alfred Cortot playing piano

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Architecture, furniture and decoration

By Lloyd Wright, F. - Design to the philosopher Alisa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum

By Lloyd Wright, F. – Design to the philosopher Alisa Zinov’yevna Rosenbaum

By Du Cerceau, Androuet - The royal Chambord Castle

By Du Cerceau, Androuet – The royal Chambord Castle

By Knobelsdorff, G. W. Von - Main facade of a palace-castle

By Knobelsdorff, G. W. Von – Main facade of a palace-castle

By Korovin, K. - Curtain and decoration for a setting

By Korovin, K. – Curtain and decoration for a setting

By Saenredam, P. - Interior of St Mary's Church

By Saenredam, P. – Interior of St Mary’s Church

By Hockney - A living room

By Hockney – A living room

By Schmitz, Bruno - The Frederick the Great's Square in Mannheim

By Schmitz, Bruno – The Frederick the Great’s Square in Mannheim

By Salviati - Design for a urn

By Salviati – Design for a urn

By Sant’Elia, A. - Città Nuova

By Sant’Elia, A. – Città Nuova

By Chernikhov’s,  I. -  Architectural project

By Chernikhov’s, I. – Architectural project

By Girault, C. - The Cinquantenaire Palace. Brussels

By Girault, C. – The Cinquantenaire Palace. Brussels

By Le Corbusier - The 'Radiant City'. Urban project for Paris

By Le Corbusier – The ‘Radiant City’. Urban project for Paris

By Nagel,  J. F. Von (after Knobelsdorff's work) - Colonnade of Sanssouci's Garden

By Nagel, J. F. Von (after Knobelsdorff’s work) – Colonnade of Sanssouci’s Garden

By Piranesi - The Lago Albano's project

By Piranesi – The Lago Albano’s project

By Huquier, J. G. - Inside of Palazzo Colonna in Rome

By Huquier, J. G. – Inside of Palazzo Colonna in Rome

By Caspar Philips, J. - Brouwersgracht 47-53 (Brewers St.) Amsterdam

By Caspar Philips, J. – Brouwersgracht 47-53 (Brewers St.) Amsterdam

By Abraham, P. & Le Même, H. J. - Perspective of the main facade of a convalescent center

By Abraham, P. & Le Même, H. J. – Perspective of the main facade of a convalescent center

By Stalpaert, Daniël - The baroque gate of the Athenaeum Illustre of Amsterdam

By Stalpaert, Daniël – The baroque gate of the Athenaeum Illustre of Amsterdam

By Ligozzi, J. - A colonnade and a well in a square of monks

By Ligozzi, J. – A colonnade and a well in a square of monks

By Martini, Giorgio  -  Sketches of useful machines for architecture

By Martini, Giorgio – Sketches of useful machines for architecture

By Lisch J. J. - Elevation plane of a mountain house

By Lisch J. J. – Elevation plane of a mountain house

By Schlaun, J. Conrad - Studies on doorways and windows

By Schlaun, J. Conrad – Studies on doorways and windows

By Bacon - The couch of the corner

By Bacon – The couch of the corner

By Dortsman, Adriaan - A building in 'Amstel Moat'. Amsterdam

By Dortsman, Adriaan – A building in ‘Amstel Moat’. Amsterdam

By Botta & Snozzi - Project for the reform of the Zurich station

By Botta & Snozzi – Project for the reform of the Zurich station

By Agrest, D. I. - Project to an sport center in China

By Agrest, D. I. – Project to an sport center in China

By Carracci - Sketches of figures for architectural valance

By Carracci – Sketches of figures for architectural valance

By myself - Sketches after the Santiago Calatrava's Communications Tower in Montjuïc. Barcelona

By myself – Sketches after the Santiago Calatrava’s Communications Tower in Montjuïc. Barcelona

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Sketches to the movies

“The Draughtsman’s contract”

The film action at the end of sixteenth century,

the same time that Henry Purcell’s life,

the composer of this baroque song.

Here’s the domesticated nature with gardens

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