Category Archives: 17th Century Flemish Art

Madonna and Child.

Black and red chalk, pen and brown ink on brownish paper 541 x 396 mm © 1522-25 Michelangelo Buonarotti Provenance: Casa Buonarotti, Firenze, Italia. Today as the gallery is closed tomorrow, I biked to the AGO – Art Gallery of … Continue reading

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Saint Matthew’s Passion and Harella’s Grandeur.

Dream anew with sponge-like wonder as though a newborn experiencing that sensual left teat for the first time and tasting the warm flow of love from mother, creator and fabulous goddess to you.  Sometimes, you have got to do a … Continue reading

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Cornelius Satchleven.

Engraving (Original) 25.1 x 17.5 cm c. 1641 Sir Anthony van Dyck What I especially love about this van Dyck engraving – one of my favourites – is that the subject, Cornelius, is so august-souled.  His look is so kaleidoscopic … Continue reading

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Pieter Brueghel – The Younger.

Etching printed in black ink on cream-coloured antique laid paper 24.3 x 15.6 cm c. 1700s Sir Anthony van Dyck Provenance: Permanent Collection Frick Collection, New York City. _____________________________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.    

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Portrait of Nicolaas Rockox.

Oil on Panel 18.3 x 13.8 Inches c. 1600 Otto van Veen Provenance: Permanent Collection Rubenshuis, Antwerp. http://www.rubenshuis.be/Museum_Rubenshuis_EN At the time of this painting, I was incarnate, female and exceptionally beautiful. I was then a muse of both Otto van … Continue reading

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Peter Paul Rubens (Self-Portrait).

Oil on canvas 1623 35.94 × 27.87 Inches c. 1623 Sir Peter Paul Rubens. Provenance: Collection National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Sir Peter Paul was/is a cadre mate of mine and Merlin’s. He is in entity two to our being in … Continue reading

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A magical flight of souls.

This next dream, but a brief interlude, was truly rhapsodic.  The adage proved the greatest form of communion.  I was in flight and as is rarely the case, I was happily focussed in a group flying dream.  Without a doubt, … Continue reading

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