Sunday, February 14, 2016

Valentine's Day - 1500s Couples together for love, lust, profit, & power

1469 Fernando II, King of Aragon, 1452-1516 & Isabella, Queen of Castile, 1451-1504

1498 Wedding portrait of Jakob Fugger (1459-1525) and his wife Sibylla Artzt by Thomas (Thoman) Burgkmair

c 1500 Portrait of a married couple by Wolfgang Beurer

1505 Coloman Helmschmid and Agnes Breu by Jorg Breu the Elder

1505-07 Hans Burgkmair the Elder (German painter, 1473-1531) Barbara and Hans Schellenberger

1512 Portrait of a Man and His Wife by Ulrich Apt the Elder

1514 Quentin Massys (Belgian painter, 1466-1530) The Moneylender and his Wife

1514 Lucas Cranach (Northern Renaissance Painter, 1472-1553) and his workshop Portraits of Henry the Pious, Duke of Saxony and his wife Katharina von Mecklenburg

1516 Hans Brosamer Portrait of a Couple

1520 Quentin Massys (Belgian painter, 1466-1530) Ill-Matched Lovers

1523 Lorenzo Lotto (1480-1556) Husband & Wife

1529 Lukas Furtenagel (German painter, 1505-1546) Der Maler Hans Burgkmair und seine Frau Anna

1529 attr Giovanni Cariani, Poet with Young Woman

1529 Quentin Massys (Belgian painter, 1466-1530) The Jewelry & Money Pouch

1538 Hans Schopfer (1509 - 1566) Portrait of a Couple

1530s Albrecht Altdorfer (c. 1480-1538) Lovers

1530s Hans Schopfer (1505 - 1566) Portrait of a Couple

1536 Justinian von Holzhausen and Anna von Holzhausen

1536-38 Titian Tiziano Vercelli (Italian painter, 1488-1576) Portrait of Francesco Maria della Rovere & Eleonora Gonzaga

1539 Marinus van Reymerswaele (Flemish painter, 1490- c 1567) The Banker & His Wife

Joachim Beukelaer (Flemish painter c 1534-c 1574) Woman Selling Vegetables

1540s A Man and his Wife by Unknown Italian? artist

1558 Hans Eworth (c 1520-1574).  Portrait of King Felipe II of Spain & his 2nd spouse Queen Maria I of England

c 1558 Francois + Mary Stuart Queen of Scots

1550 Unknown Artist Double Portrait of a Patrician Couple

1570s Paolo Veronese (Paolo Caliari) (Italian, 1528-1588) Portrait of a Gentlewoman and Gentleman

Mary Tudor and Charles Brandon Duke of Suffolk  Is he wearing a ruff?

Mary Stuart Queen of Scots, James Darnley

1564 Tobias Stimmer (1539-1584) Z├╝rcher Pannerherren Jacob Schwytzer und seiner Ehefrau Elsbeth Lochmann

Dirck Jacobsz (Flemish Northern Renaissance Painter, ca.1497-1567) Couple with Books and Pictures

1570 Marten de Vos (1532-1603) Gillis Hooftman (1521-81), Shipowner, and his wife Margaretha van Nispen

c 1572 Henry of Navarre and Margaret of Valois? 

Hieronimo Custodis (also spelled Hieronymus, Heironimos) (Flemish-born painter active in Elizabethan England died c. 1593) Sir John Harington and his wfie, Mary Rogers, Lady Harrington

Joachim Beukelaer (Flemish painter c 1534-c 1574) Market Scene

Bernardino Licinio (1489-1565) Woman with Husband's Portrait

Jeremias Van Winghe (Flemish artist, 1578-1645) Kitchen Scene

Sofonisba Anguissola (1532-1625) Portrait of a Woman with Her Husband

1596 Fortune teller by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian painter, 1573-1610).

1596 Hans von Aachen (or Ach) (German Mannerist painter, 1552-1615) Joking Couple

1596 Fortune teller by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian painter, 1573-1610).