Obelisk Art History


Beatrice Addressing Dante from the Car, William Blake

Beatrice Addressing Dante from the Car

William Blake, 1824-1827
Nebra Sky Disk, Bronze Age

Nebra Sky Disk

1600 BCE
Paradiso, Canto 34, Gustave Doré

Paradiso, Canto 34

Gustave Doré, 1868
Scivias I.3: God, Cosmos, and Humanity, Hildegard von Bingen

Scivias I.3: God, Cosmos, and Humanity

Hildegard von Bingen, 1165
Scivias I.6: Humanity and Life, Hildegard von Bingen

Scivias I.6: Humanity and Life

Hildegard von Bingen, 1150
Table of the Seven Deadly Sins, Hieronymus Bosch

Table of the Seven Deadly Sins

Hieronymus Bosch, 1505-1510
The Coronation of the Virgin, Tintoretto

The Coronation of the Virgin

Tintoretto, c. 1580

Attraction and repulsion, reason and energy, love and hate, are necessary to human existence. From these contraries spring what the religious call Good and Evil... Good is heaven. Evil is hell.

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

William Blake, 1790
More Themes in Art
Trimūrti, Religion


Demons, Religion


Jesus Christ, Religion

Jesus Christ

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