I’m really going to miss you tio. You always left a lasting impression.
Stabat Mater (?)
Dante and Virgil
William Bouguereau, 1850
Joseph-Marie Vien, Sleeping Anchorite, 1751
An American organization which offered psychological support to the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, asked a group of them, mostly children when the atomic attack, on paper reflecting what most strongly reminded of that day. With the drawings was an exhibition that is exposed today in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum in Japan.
This is beyond haunting.
Luigi Miradori dit Genovesino, Sleeping Cupid, 1652
Anton Graul, Liebende.