If Paintings Could Text

A revival of classical art and epic texts.
Peter Paul Rubens | The Lamentation | c.1612

Peter Paul Rubens | The Lamentation | c.1612

Johannes Vermeer | Girl With a Pearl Earring | 1665

Johannes Vermeer | Girl With a Pearl Earring | 1665

Jacques-Louis David | The Death of Marat | 1793

Jacques-Louis David | The Death of Marat | 1793

Wayne Thiebaud | Supine Woman | 1963

Wayne Thiebaud | Supine Woman | 1963

Diego Rivera | Landscape with Cactus | 1931 

Diego Rivera | Landscape with Cactus | 1931 

Eva Gonzales | Woman Awakening | 1876

Eva Gonzales | Woman Awakening | 1876

Rene Magritte | The Double Secret | 1927 

Rene Magritte | The Double Secret | 1927 

Peter Paul Rubens | Venus and Adonis | c. 1614

Peter Paul Rubens | Venus and Adonis | c. 1614

Raphael | Detail, Sistine Madonna | 1512

Raphael | Detail, Sistine Madonna | 1512

James Abbott McNeill Whistler | Whistler’s Mother | 1871

James Abbott McNeill Whistler | Whistler’s Mother | 1871