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Saints’ day. Edward, also Eduardo, Édouard, Edoardo and Eduard (Ed)

Sketched by embroiderers

By anonymous embroiderers of the 11th century century - King Edward on his throne

By anonymous embroiderers of the 11th century – King Edward on his throne

Edward the Confessor, was among the last Anglo-Saxon kings of England, and usually considered the last king of the House of Wessex, ruling from 1042 to 1066.

The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidered cloth nearly 70 metres (230 ft) long and 50 centimetres (20 in) tall, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England.

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Architecture, furniture and decoration

By Dam, Jaap Van - Design for a room

By Dam, Jaap Van – Design for a room

By Metzelaar, J.F. - Rear of the cantonal court in Tiel. Netherlands

By Metzelaar, J.F. – Rear of the cantonal court in Tiel. Netherlands

By Bauer, Wilhelm Cornelis - Temple

By Bauer, Wilhelm Cornelis – Temple

By Borromini - Sant’Ivo alla Sapienza. Rome

By Borromini – Sant’Ivo alla Sapienza. Rome

By Rieth, Otto - Design for a lighthouse

By Rieth, Otto – Design for a lighthouse

By Canaletto - Project with perron inside Doge's Palace

By Canaletto – Project with perron inside Doge’s Palace

By Michelangelo - Details of columns

By Michelangelo – Details of columns

By Eberson, J. - San Francisco's bridge, detail

By Eberson, J. – San Francisco’s bridge, detail

By Ruskin, John - Sarcophagus topped by an imposing equestrian statue. Verona

By Ruskin, John – Sarcophagus topped by an imposing equestrian statue. Verona

By Perrault, Claude - Studies after Vitruvius

By Perrault, Claude – Studies after Vitruvius

By Canistris, O.- Antique Basilica of San Michele in Pavia. Italy

By Canistris, O.- Antique Basilica of San Michele in Pavia. Italy

By Berlage, H.P. - Chair diamond worker union. Amsterdam

By Berlage, H.P. – Chair diamond worker union. Amsterdam

By Knobelsdorff, G. W. Von - A pavilion for the summer palace of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in Potsdam

By Knobelsdorff, G. W. Von – A pavilion for the summer palace of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in Potsdam

By Hopper - Study of lights and shadows inside a house

By Hopper – Study of lights and shadows inside a house

By Palladio, Andrea - Sketch with calculations of the Round Temple for a Goddess. Rome

By Palladio, Andrea – Sketch with calculations of the Round Temple for a Goddess. Rome

By anonymous author of 18th century - A cross section of the interior of Theatre The Panthonin. Place du Carrousel Paris

By anonymous author of 18th century – A cross section of the interior of Theatre The Panthonin. Place du Carrousel Paris

By Brouard - The Castle for Madame de Pompadour in Meudon. France

By Brouard – The Castle for Madame de Pompadour in Meudon. France

By Troost, Albert B. - Architectural studies

By Troost, Albert B. – Architectural studies

By Cano, Alonso - Detail of a side of a  frontispiece

By Cano, Alonso – Detail of a side of a frontispiece

By Scamozzi, Vincenzo - Studio of the Sabbioneta Theatre

By Scamozzi, Vincenzo – Studio of the Sabbioneta Theatre

By H.Meyer & Wittwer - Project for the headquarters of the League of Nations in Geneva

By H.Meyer & Wittwer – Project for the headquarters of the League of Nations in Geneva

By Rietveld, Gerrit - Sketch of The Beugelstoel Chair of De Stijl

By Rietveld, Gerrit – Sketch of The Beugelstoel Chair of De Stijl

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Portrait everything

By Toulouse-Lautrec - Vincent van Gogh portrayed

By Toulouse-Lautrec – Vincent van Gogh portrayed

By Kokoschka - Unknown title

By Kokoschka – Unknown title

By Holbein, Hans the Younger - Lady Eliot

By Holbein, Hans the Younger – Lady Eliot

By Hockney - Portrait of a young man seated on a chair

By Hockney – Portrait of a young man seated on a chair

By Picasso - Portrait of Dora Maar

By Picasso – Portrait of Dora Maar

By Manet - The lady of the grey eyes wearing a bow-tie

By Manet – The lady of the grey eyes wearing a bow-tie

By Dürer - Lucas van Leyden portrayed

By Dürer – Lucas van Leyden portrayed

By Wyspianski, S.- Lewandowski portrayed

By Wyspianski, S.- Lewandowski portrayed

By Ingres - Portrait of the Fornarina, the sitter and lover of Raphael

By Ingres – Portrait of the Fornarina, the sitter and lover of Raphael

By Leoni, Ottavio - A long hair young man

By Leoni, Ottavio – A long hair young man

By Degas - Portrait of a woman

By Degas – Portrait of a woman

By Hockney - Unknown title

By Hockney – Unknown title

By Balthus - Michelina seen in profile

By Balthus – Michelina seen in profile

By Fuseli - Portrait of a lady seen in profile

By Fuseli – Portrait of a lady seen in profile

By Géricault - Gentleman with sideburns

By Géricault – Gentleman with sideburns

By Bronzino, A. - Pontormo portrayed

By Bronzino, A. – Pontormo portrayed

By Casas, R. -  Priest Cinto Verdaguer wearing cassock

By Casas, R. – Priest Cinto Verdaguer wearing cassock

By Kirchner - Max Liebermann portrayed

By Kirchner – Max Liebermann portrayed

By Gris, J. - Madame Kahnweiler

By Gris, J. – Madame Kahnweiler

By Holbein, Hans the Younger - Portrait of William Warham

By Holbein, Hans the Younger – Portrait of William Warham

By Picasso - Portrait of Arthur Rimbaud

By Picasso – Portrait of Arthur Rimbaud

By Hockney -  Celia

By Hockney – Celia

By Zuccaro, T. - Portrait of a lad

By Zuccaro, T. – Portrait of a lad

By Clouet, Jean - Reine Éléonore, also called Catelot

By Clouet, Jean – Reine Éléonore, also called Catelot

By Giacometti, A. - Unknwon title

By Giacometti, A. – Unknwon title

By Richmond - Samuel Palmer portrayed

By Richmond – Samuel Palmer portrayed

By Matisse - Profile of a woman

By Matisse – Profile of a woman

By Modigliani, A. - Mario the musician

By Modigliani, A. – Mario the musician

By Balthus - 'Pour Katja'

By Balthus – ‘Pour Katja’

By Zanetti the Old - Sebastiano Ricci's cartoon

By Zanetti the Old – Sebastiano Ricci’s cartoon

By Pissarro - Cézanne portrayed

By Pissarro – Cézanne portrayed

By Cardi, Ludovico - A king of Bavaria

By Cardi, Ludovico – A king of Bavaria

By Hockney - Head portrait

By Hockney – Head portrait

By Valadon, Suzanne - Maurice Utrillo portrayed

By Valadon, Suzanne – Maurice Utrillo portrayed

By Carracci - Unknown title

By Carracci – Unknown title

By Hafiz i Abru - The last abbasid caliph, Al-Musta'sim Billah

By Hafiz i Abru – The last abbasid caliph, Al-Musta’sim Billah

By Dong Yuan - Portrait of a man of 10th century

By Dong Yuan – Portrait of a man of 10th century

By Haring, K. - Portrait of Elliot

By Haring, K. – Portrait of Elliot

By Hockney  -  Unknown title

By Hockney – Unknown title

By Rivera, Diego - Portrait of Guadalupe ('La Gata Marin'). Second wife of the artist

By Rivera, Diego – Portrait of Guadalupe (‘La Gata Marin’). Second wife of the artist

By Degas - Edouard Manet portrayed with hands in his pockets

By Degas – Edouard Manet portrayed with hands in his pockets

By Pisanello - Portrait of Filippo Maria Visconti, ruler of Milan

By Pisanello – Portrait of Filippo Maria Visconti, ruler of Milan

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