Holbein the Younger’s image still startles 500 years after its creation.
The immortal Titan abandoned to his eternal fate.
Love conquers all in Botticelli’s sensuous mythological masterpiece.
A warning is ignored and a city falls in El Greco’s lurid depiction.
A 17th-century depiction of Joseph and Jesus marks a shift in the status of the nuclear family.
Man and woman become one in a visionary and resonant myth.
The Roman Stoic philosopher transformed into a symbol of Christian suffering.
A tale of female revenge, power and solidarity.
A commentary on the plight of the artist, wrapped in a dramatic tale of rivalry between god and mortal.
Human suffering is at the heart of Michelangelo’s masterpiece.