Tag: Botticelli

Inspiring Paintings – Apelles, and spiritual nakedness

Apelles, a painter from Ancient Greece (c. 4th century B.C.) is fascinating looking backwards in time, as it were, because we see in his work the models that influenced the much better known works of Renaissance painters like Botticelli and Raphael. Look at these parallels for example: Botticelli's famous work The Birth of Venus comes … Continue reading Inspiring Paintings – Apelles, and spiritual nakedness