Apse of Santa Maria d’Àneu by the Master of Pedret. Painting. End of 11th century […]
The world axis, the pillar with a blazing apex, the sacred mount (or castle, where […]
Finial. Griffin Holding a Stag’s Head in its Beak. © The State Hermitage Museum. The […]
Cypriot cornelian scarab seal with two lions at Sumerian sacred tree under a winged sun […]
Commemorative diorite stone stela found at the Marduk Temple, Iraq; CC BY-NC-SA by The British […]
Plate III. “Gameboards”: a : eagle (l 41 cm); b: eagle (l 35 cm); c: […]
Broken large plaque of a scorpion man carved from soft stone (steatite or chlorite). Height […]
Johan Frank Kirchbach (egraving after), (1892) – The rape of Ganymede. PD via Wikimedia Commons. ..
Plate. Persian, Sasanian, A.D. 225–630 Dimensions: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.) Medium or Technique: Silver-gilt. ..
“The Last Judgement” by Hans Memling, between circa 1466 and circa 1473. Distemper, oil on […]
This relief appears over the internet constantly being referred as depicting Gilgamesh. Since it appears ..
Archangel Michael’s victory over the Devil, sculpture above the main entrance at St. Michaelis Church, ..
Hieronymus Bosch, The Garden of Earthly Delights, oil on oak panels, 220 × 389 cm, […]
A 1493 woodcut by German physician and cartographer Hartmann Schedel, depicting the seventh day, or […]
John Singer Sargent, Chiron and Achilles, 1922-25. Oil on canvas, 347.98 × 317.5 cm. © […]
“Jacob’s Ladder” by William Blake. Start Date: c.1799 Completion Date:c.1806 Technique: pencil, ..
Fig. 102. Symbol of the god Assur surmounting an Assyrian representation of the old Babylonian […]
Scan from the book “Cults of the Greek” by Lewis Richard Farnell. In this bronze […]
Ruggiero and Angelica by Arnold Böcklin. 1873, Tempera on panel, 46 × 37 cm (18.1 […]
The caduceus as a symbol represents Hermes or the Roman Mercury. It is a short […]
“Jupiter et Sémélé” by Gustave Moreau. 1894-95, oil on canvas, 213 cm × 118 cm. Public Domain. ..
Running Gorgon. Photo Credit: Yale University Art Gallery. Public Domain. Year: ca. 540 B.C. Bronze ..
Bruce Pennington’s “Eschatus” – M̲elt From Bruce’s own Website: Bruce ..
“The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Gustave Doré (Jonnard, engraver), Plate 23: “A ..
“Satan rises from the burning lake” by John Martin. Illustration for John Milton’s ..
“Satan rises from the burning lake” (1866) by Gustave Doré. From wikipedia: A critical interpretation ..
John Martin (Haydon Bridge, Northumberland 1789–1854 Douglas, Isle of Man) Book 1 Line 44: ‘Him ..
“Hell opens to receive the defeated angels”. Illustration by Gustave Doré for John Milton’s ..
“Messiah hurls the rebel angels from the open wall of heaven” by Gustave Doré. A […]
“Messiah hurls the rebel angels from the open wall of heaven” by Edward Burney. paradiselost.org