Detailed images from Raphael’s painting the Sistine Madonna. On the occasion of the exhibition ‹The Sistine Madonna – Raphael’s iconic painting turns 500› the book was displayed on a Gottfried Semper designed table in the Sistine Room of the Dresden State Art Collection’s Old Master’s Painting Gallery.
“The imagination really is most alive when it is not in control of things; flying through the air without a safety net below to catch it. To live surrounded by wonder means the unknown and the dangerous also surround you as well.”
— Jonathan Carroll
Untitled (Woman Reaching Down, Large), Bob Clyatt.
art will survive
Louis Valtat (France 1869-1952)