Magnificent Baroque

Viva Vivaldi - Cecilia Bartoli and Il Giardino Armonico

Cecilia is not from this world. Bravissima! And Il Giardino Armonico is also absolutely awesome!

vaxhuvuden:

Death with the Three Orders of Church, State and People 

vaxhuvuden:

Death with the Three Orders of Church, State and People 

Margravial Opera House, Bayreuth, Germany.

Margravial Opera House, Bayreuth, Germany.

Voi che sapete - W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)

Cecilia Bartoli - mezzo-soprano
Jean-Yves Thibaudet - piano
Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza, June 1998

iheartsouthcarolina:

St. Phillip’s Church in downtown Charleston, SC

iheartsouthcarolina:

St. Phillip’s Church in downtown Charleston, SC


signorcasaubon:
The truly stunning retablo of the Abbey of Cartuja de Miraflores in Burgos, Spain, a masterpiece of the sculptor Gil de Siloe
 

signorcasaubon:

The truly stunning retablo of the Abbey of Cartuja de Miraflores in Burgos, Spain, a masterpiece of the sculptor Gil de Siloe

 

signorcasaubon:

The Chapel of Germany at Saint John Co-Cathedral, Valletta, Malta. The Reredos depicts the Epiphany of Our Lord

signorcasaubon:

The Chapel of Germany at Saint John Co-Cathedral, Valletta, Malta. The Reredos depicts the Epiphany of Our Lord

history-of-fashion:

1814 Henry Raeburn - Boy and Rabbit

history-of-fashion:

1814 Henry Raeburn - Boy and Rabbit

transylvanialand:

(via Medieval Fortress of Brisighella - Emilia Romagna, Italy | Picture Store)
antiquelullaby:

Portrait of the Princesse de Lamballe ,1788 - Anton Hickel

antiquelullaby:

Portrait of the Princesse de Lamballe ,1788 - Anton Hickel