Arcimboldo : The Spring Arcimboldo : The Earth  Arcimboldo : Vertumus Arcimboldo : The Bookseller
Murillo : The Young Beggar Monet : Sun impression raising Monet : The Magpie Monet : The Field of Poppies
Renoir : On the Terrace Le Lorrain : one Seaport setting sun

Renoir :At the edge of the Sea  

Renoir : In the Hills 
Véronèse : The Wedding at Cana  Seurat : Poseuse de Profil Gainsborough : Conversation in a Park

De Hooch : The Drinker

Véronèse : The Martyrdom Veronese : Barnabé. Véronèse : Vénus And Adonis Tintoret : Pietà
Tintoret : Last Cène  Tintoret : Tarquin and Lucrèce  Tintoret : The Origin of the Milky Way 

Fernande Garay : The Tree of Life

Fernande Garay : Forest

Gustav Klimt : The Kiss




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Jacopo Robusti says Tintoret. Tarquin and Lucrèce. 1580/90.


Tarquin the Superb one is last king de Rome before the Republic, he is the son-in-law of sixth king de Rome, Servius Tullius, which he makes assassinate to seize the power.

With its rise on the throne, it abolishes the constitutional reforms of its predecessor and tries to establish a despotic State. After his/her Sextus son had raped Roman matrone, Lucrèce, woman of the nephew of the king, who commits suicide then, a popular revolt détrône Tarquin and drives out its family of Rome.

The fabric expresses all the violence of the scene, a page seems already dead and Tarquin itself seems to want to violate Lucrèce. The collar of pearl is torn off. The bottom of the fabric the disastrous dagger awaits Lucrèce.