These are some of  the works of the past that I like to look at and that have inspired me for my work:

 

 

Etruscan Mater Matuta

450-440 b.c.

 

 


Etruscan Sarcophagus

520-510 b.c.

 

 

 

Etruscan Urn

5th cent. b.c.

 

 

 

 

Giovanni Bellini

Madonna with child

1460-1464

 

 

Johannes Vermeer

1658

 

Johannes Vermeer

1663-64

 

Francisco de Goya

1800

 

 

 

Francisco de Goya

 

Dominique Ingres

1808

 

 

 

Edouard Manet

1863

 

Marc Chagall

1915

 

Marc Chagall

 

Marc Chagall

 

Franco Lastraioli

Landscape with sliding sky

1996

 

 

Franco Lastraioli

Landscape with umbrellas

1996

 

 

Marino Marini

1946

 

 

Marino Marini

ca. 1945

 

Marino Marini

ca. 1945

 

I am also fascinated by folk art, nativity scenes and fairy tale illustrations:

 

 

American Folk Art

19th cent.

 

American Folk Art

19th cent.

 

American Folk Art

19th cent.

 

 

 

American Folk Art

19th cent.

 

American Folk Art

19th cent.

 

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

 

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

Neapolitan Presepio

18th cent.

 

 

Lizbeth Zwerger

 

Lizbeth Zwerger