Saturday, October 29, 2016

Why Did Caravaggio Paint a Beardless Christ?

There is a fascinating article by Marthinho Correia about the connection between Michelangelo and Caravaggio on the Pontifex University blog, Beauty of Catholicism.

It is the third in a series of six that he is presenting about how the first Michelangelo inspired the work of the second, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. As usual, he helps us with some adept use of photoshop to place the works of the two artists side-by-side.

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