Tag Archives: Belgium

Happy 100th Birthday Billie Holiday!

Billie Holiday. 07.04.191517.07.1959 God Bless The Child Voice: Billie Holiday Composition: Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. c. 1939 ________________ Fine and Mellow Written: Billie Holiday c. 1939 Live TV recording 1957. Voice: Billie Holiday Piano: Mal Waldon Double Bass: Milt … Continue reading

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My Favourite Things.

John Coltrane Quartet, 1965, Belgium Nothing finer…  Merry Christmas.  Happy holidays and thanks for your continued patronage.  I love you more… ___________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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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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