Baroque

Armada Portrait

Armada Portrait

The Armada Portrait (1588) is one of the most famous depictions of Queen Elizabeth I, formerly attributed to court painter George Gower whose authorship is today considered unknown. Armada Portrait Analysis This painting is exceptional in that, although it is manifestly a portrait, its defining trait is two pictures in its background. It is called …

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Eucharist

Eucharist: Nicolas Poussin

Eucharist is a 1648 painting by French Baroque artist Nicolas Poussin who specialized in the classical style and worked for most of his life in Rome. This work is located in the Duke of Rutland collection in Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.