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Masaccio’s Expulsion from the Garden of Eden, 1427

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Giotto, Expulsion of Devils. Truly frightening

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Botticelli’s muse

Simonetta Cattaneo Vespucci (ca. 1453 – 26 April 1476), was an Italian noblewoman who was considered the greatest beauty in the city of Florence where she lived. She died aged only 22 years. She is the muse of many paintings by … Continue reading

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