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Saints’ day. Augustine, the philosopher

Cherished friends, I’m not a believer of any religion, but a mere admirer of the Art that with its pretext has been done along the history. The stories of saints are almost like tales full of fantasy and often colorful too.

Thanks again for your loyalty to the Univers of the Sketches.

By anonymous artist of 14 century - A depiction of the african philosopher Saint Augustine, son of Saint Mónica, when he is writing with his left hand

By anonymous artist of 14 century – A depiction of the african philosopher Saint Augustine, son of Saint Mónica, when he is writing with his left hand

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Famous people sketched

By Léger - Rimbaud

By Léger – Rimbaud

By Delacroix - Aspasia, the milesian woman of the 5th century

By Delacroix – Aspasia, the milesian woman of the 5th century

By De la Tour, M. Q. - The french Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher, François-Marie A. Voltaire

By De la Tour, M. Q. – The french Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher, François-Marie A. Voltaire

By Picasso - Portrait of Paul Éluard

By Picasso – Portrait of Paul Éluard

By Della Bella - Galileo Galilei offers the spyglass to the Astronomy, Optics and Mathematics

By Della Bella – Galileo Galilei offers the spyglass to the Astronomy, Optics and Mathematics

By Opisso, Ricard - Oscar Wilde, with Yvette Guilbert and Toulouse-Lautrec at his right, seated at the Cafe de la Galette

By Opisso, Ricard – Oscar Wilde, with Yvette Guilbert and Toulouse-Lautrec at his right, seated at the Cafe de la Galette

By Marstrand, Wilhelm - The danish philosopher Kierkegaard seen in profile

By Marstrand, Wilhelm – The danish philosopher Kierkegaard seen in profile

By Wille, P. A. - The french revolutionary, Georges Jacques Danton

By Wille, P. A. – The french revolutionary, Georges Jacques Danton

By Bree, M. I. Van - Napoleon I

By Bree, M. I. Van – Napoleon I

By Bastien-Lepage - Joan of Arc

By Bastien-Lepage – Joan of Arc

By Cranach, Lucas - Luther's father

By Cranach, Lucas – Luther’s father

By Rivers, Larry - Study for George Washington crossing the Delaware

By Rivers, Larry – Study for George Washington crossing the Delaware

By De la Tour, M. Q. - The head of Madame de Pompadour

By De la Tour, M. Q. – The head of Madame de Pompadour

By Brancusi - James Joyce

By Brancusi – James Joyce

By Cabanel, Alexandre - Louis IX king of France

By Cabanel, Alexandre – Louis IX king of France

By Pasternak, L. - The poet Rainer Maria Rilke near the Red Square and the Kremlin in the background

By Pasternak, L. – The poet Rainer Maria Rilke near the Red Square and the Kremlin in the background

By De Chirico, Giorgio - Euripides, one of the three great tragedians

By De Chirico, Giorgio – Euripides, one of the three great tragedians

By De Musset, A. - George Sand at home

By De Musset, A. – George Sand at home

By De Herrera, Francisco, el Joven - Carlos II king of Castilla and Aragón with his mother Mariana of Austria

By De Herrera, Francisco, el Joven – Carlos II king of Castilla and Aragón with his mother Mariana of Austria

By Deineka Alexander- The poet Mayakovsky

By Deineka Alexander- The poet Mayakovsky

By Alexander Pushkin - An sketch of Nikolai Gogol seen in profile

By Alexander Pushkin – An sketch of Nikolai Gogol seen in profile

By Ilia Efimovich Repin - Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy reading

By Ilia Efimovich Repin – Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy reading

By Bodinier, Guillaume - Portrait of Homer blind

By Bodinier, Guillaume – Portrait of Homer blind

By Helleu, P. - Marcel Proust in deathbed

By Helleu, P. – Marcel Proust in deathbed

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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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Famous people sketched

By Munch – Portrait of F.W. Nietzsche

By Repin, Ilya Y. – Leo Tolstoy working

By Leoni, O. M. – Galileo Galilei

By Hensel, Wilhelm – G. W. F. Hegel

By Clouet, François – Catherine de Médicis

By Busch,Wilhelm – Sketch of A. Schopenhauer

By Rubens – Spanish statesman Francisco Goméz de Sandoval y Rojas ‘Duque de Lerma’

By Picasso – Portrait of Luis de Góngora

By Cranach, Lucas the Elder – Suicide of Lucretia

By Vallotton, Félix – To Edgar Poe

By Craig, E. G. – Angela Isadora Duncan

By Renart, J – Sketch of A. Gaudi

By Blake, W. – Drawing of Isaac Newton

By Pisanello, A. – Sigismund, the holy roman emperor

By unknown master of 17th c.- Depiction of persian emperor Tarmashirin Khan

By Altman, Nathan – Vladimir I. Lenin seated and holding papers

By Zuccari, Federico – Queen Elizabeth I

By Dalí, S. – Gala (Elena Ivanovna Diakonova)

By Clouet, Jean – Francis, Duke of Anjou and Alençon

By Dufy, R. – Portrait of G. W. Von Leibnitz

By Dürer – Portrait of Kanuni Sultan Süleyman I

By Gimignani – Quintus Horatius Flaccus (Horace) killing his sister

By Hokusai, Katsushika – The chinese philosopher Lao Tse

By unknown master of 17th c. – Shah Jahan (‘Ruler of World’) of the Mughal empire on horseback

By Bernini, G. L. – Constantinus (Constantine)

By Rossetti, Dante G.- Aspasia of Miletus, teaching Socrates to dance

By Picasso – The bullfighter Luis Miguel Dominguín posing

By David, J. L. – Homer singing his poems

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