Giovanni Giacometti, Switzerland, Stampa 1868-1933 Glion, Standing Male Nude, between 1889-91, Sotheby’s sale 2014.

Giovanni Giacometti, Switzerland, Stampa 1868-1933 Glion, Standing Male Nude, between 1889-91, Sotheby’s sale 2014.

A circus performer rehearses during a training session in Havana, Cuba; (BBC News, Day in pictures: 26 September, 2014).

A circus performer rehearses during a training session in Havana, Cuba; (BBC News, Day in pictures: 26 September, 2014).

Giuseppe Bonito (Castellammare di Stabia 1707-1789 Naples), The Painter’s Studio, Galerie Canesso

Giuseppe Bonito (Castellammare di Stabia 1707-1789 Naples), The Painter’s Studio, Galerie Canesso

Nicolaes Knupfer, Leipzig ca.1609-1655 Utrecht, Venus and Cupid, Sotheby’s sale in July,9,2008 

Nicolaes Knupfer, Leipzig ca.1609-1655 Utrecht, Venus and Cupid, Sotheby’s sale in July,9,2008 

Master of the Gamblers (Maestro dei Giocatori), active in Rome durning the second and third decade of the 17Th Century, OMNIA VINCIT AMOR, Sotheby’s sale in 2009

Master of the Gamblers (Maestro dei Giocatori), active in Rome durning the second and third decade of the 17Th Century, OMNIA VINCIT AMOR, Sotheby’s sale in 2009

Laurits Tuxen (1853-Copenhagen-1927), Musical Duel of Pan and Apollo, ca.1900

Laurits Tuxen (1853-Copenhagen-1927), Musical Duel of Pan and Apollo, ca.1900

Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London), Mary Villiers, Lady Herbert of Shurland, ca.1636, Timken Museum of Art, San Diego

Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London), Mary Villiers, Lady Herbert of Shurland, ca.1636, Timken Museum of Art, San Diego

Jean Lemaire (French, Dammartin-en-Goele 1598-1659 Gaillon), Possibly painted by his brother, Le Petit Lemaire, Landscape with the Dioscuri, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Jean Lemaire (French, Dammartin-en-Goele 1598-1659 Gaillon), Possibly painted by his brother, Le Petit Lemaire, Landscape with the Dioscuri, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Annibale Carracci (Bologna 1560-1609 Rome), Samson, Around 1600, Arthouse Hejmanek, Prague

Annibale Carracci (Bologna 1560-1609 Rome), Samson, Around 1600, Arthouse Hejmanek, Prague

Giovanni Francesco Barbieri called Il Guercino (Cento 1591-1666 Bologna), The Return of the Prodigal Son, 1654-55, Timken Museum of Art, San Diego

Giovanni Francesco Barbieri called Il Guercino (Cento 1591-1666 Bologna), The Return of the Prodigal Son, 1654-55, Timken Museum of Art, San Diego