"Modesty" by Antonio Corradini (Italian, 1688–1752), marble statue of veiled female with exquisite sculpture of translucent fabric, c. 1751. #arthistory
The Veiled Christ. Marble Sculpture by Giuseppe Sanmartino (1753)
Antonio Corradini's Modesty in the Sansevero Chapel in Naples. One of the most moving statues I have ever seen.
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Joseph Mallord William Turner, ‘A Stormy Sea and Sky by Daylight, Possibly a Study Relating to the Eddystone Lighthouse’ c.1813 http://paintwatercolorcreate.blogspot.com/2014/02/watercolor-cloud-studies-and-turner.html