Baroque and Rococco Art and Architecture

Events

Caravaggio's Calling of Saint Matthew (ca. 1597 A.D.)

Approx. 1597 A.D. - Approx. 1601 A.D.

Caravaggio
Oil on canvas,
Contarelli chapel, San Luigi dei Francesi,
Rome.

Rubens's Elevation of the Cross (1610 A.D.)

1610 A.D.

Peter Paul Rubens
Antwerp, Belgium
Antwerp Cathedral
Oil on wood, panel

Van Dyck's Charles I Dismounted (1635 A.D.)

1635 A.D.

Anthony Van Dyck
Belgium.
Oil on canvas,

Velázquez' "Las Meninas (The Maids of Honor)" (1656 A.D.)

1656 A.D.

Diego Velázquez
Madrid.
Oil on canvas

Rembrandt's Self-Portrait (1659 A.D.)

Approx. 1659 A.D. - Approx. 1660 A.D.

Rembrandt van Rijn
Holland.
Oil on canvas

Vermeer's Allegory of the Art of Painting (1670-75A.D.)

Approx. 1670 A.D. - Approx. 1675 A.D.

Jan Vermeer
Holland.
Oil on canvas

Watteau's Pilgrimage to Cythera (1717 A.D.)

Approx. 1717 A.D.

Antoine Watteau
France.
Oil on Canvas

Bernini's Ecstasy of St. Teresa

1717 A.D.

Fragonard's The Swing 1766 A.D.

Approx. 1766 A.D.

Jean-Honoré Fragonard.
France
Oil on canvas.