fabrics, draperies and textiles

studies of draperies

Drapery for a kneeling figure (15th century) by Leonardo da Vinci

The drapery of the Madonna’s thigh (c. 1515-1517) by Leonardo da Vinci

Drapery Study for a Seated Figure (c. 1470) by Leonardo da Vinci

Drapery study for the Madonna with Saint Anne (unknown date) by Leonardo da Vinci

paintings of drapes

Annunciation Mural inside the Pantheon, Rome

Virgin and Child with Saint Anne (c. 1424) by Masaccio

Portrait of a Man (1433) by Jan van Eyck

Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin (c. 1435–1440) by Rogier van der Weyden

The Descent from the Cross (1438) by Rembrandt

The Annunciation (1438-1445) by Fra Angelico

Virgin and Child, with Saints and Donor (c. 1441-1443), by Jan van Eyck

Portrait of a Carthusian (c. 1446) by Petrus Christus

The Nativity (c. 1450) by Petrus Christus

Isabella of Portugal with Saint Elisabeth (1457-1460) by Petrus Christus

The Presentation in the Temple (c. 1470-1480) by Master of the Prado Adoration of the Magi

Lamentation of Christ (1480) by Andrea Mantegna

The Annunciation (c. 1485) by Sandro Botticelli

Nativity (1480s) by Gérard David

The Mona Lisa (c. 1503-1506) by Leonardo da Vinci

Doni Tondo (1504-1506) by Michelangelo

Virgin and Child with Four Angels (c. 1505-1510) by Gérard David

Virgin among the Virgins (c. 1509) by Gérard David

Delphic Sybil (c. 1509) by Michelangelo

The Creation of Adam (c. 1511) by Michelangelo

The Libyan Sibyl (c. 1511) by Michelangelo

La Donna Velata (Woman with Veil) (c. 1512-1515) by Raphael

Portrait of a Young Woman (1516-1520) by Raphael and Giulio Romano

Flora (c. 1517) by Titian

Bacchus and Ariadne (1520-1523) by Titian

The Four Apostles (1526) by Albrecht Dürer

The Holy Family (1540) by Tintoretto

Venus of Urbino (1534) by Titian

Venus und Mars surprised by Vulcan (1551-1552) by Tintoretto

Judith and Holofernes (c. 1598) by Caravaggio

Bacchus (c. 1598) by Caravaggio

The Annunciation (16th century) by Joos van Cleve

St Louis, King of France (c. 1615-1630) Workshop of El Greco

Vieja Friendo Huevos (1618) by Diego Velázquez

Portrait of Agostino Pallavicini (c. 1621) by Anthony van Dyck

Portrait of a Woman (1632) by Rembrandt

The Virgin in Prayer ( 1640-1650) by Sassoferrato

The Geographer (1668–1669) by Johannes Vermeer

The Nightmare (1781) by Henry Fuseli

La Mélancolie (18th century) by Louis-Jean-François Lagrenée

Napoleon Crossing the Alps (1800-1805) by Jacques-Louis David

La Baigneuse Valpinçon (1808) by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

Liberty Leading the People (1830) by Eugène Delacroix

The Painter’s Studio (1854-1855) by Gustave Courbet

Young Ladies by the Seine (1857) by Gustave Courbet

Women in the Garden (1866) by Claude Monet

Woman with a Parasol, Madame Monet and Her Son (1875) by Claude Monet

The Virgin of the angels (1881) by William-Adolphe Bouguereau

Venus and Anchises (1889-1890) by William Blake Richmond

A Virgin (1892-1893) by Abbott Handerson Thayer

Flaming June (1895) by Frederic Leighton

‘Summer’, The Seasons (1896) by Alphonse Mucha

‘Winter’, The Seasons (1896) by Alphonse Mucha

‘Winter’, Four Seasons (1897) by Alphonse Mucha

Madonna of the Lilies (1905) by Alphonse Mucha

Portrait of Mucha’s Daughter, Jaroslava (c. 1927-1935) by Alphonse Mucha

Slavs in their Original Homeland (1912) by Alphonse Mucha

paintings of patterns and textures

A Goldsmith in his Shop (1449) by Petrus Christus

Sacra Conversazione with Saints John the Baptist, John the Evangelist, Catherine of Alexandria, and Barbara (1479) by Hans Memling

Spring (1482) by Sandro Botticelli

Self-Portrait at 28 (1500) by Albrecht Dürer

São Nicolau (c. 1501-1510) by Mestre Adoração de Machico

Feast of the Rosary (1506) by Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of Baldassare Castiglione (c. 1514-1515) by Raphael

Adoration of the Magi (c. 1520) by Gérard David

Vittoria Colonna (1520–1525) by Sebastiano del Piombo

François I, king of France (1527-1530) by Jean Clouet

The Ambassadors (1533) by Hans Holbein, The Younger

The Laughing Cavalier (1624) by Frans Hals

Portrait of Philip IV in Armour (c. 1626-1628) by Diego Velázquez

Bellona (1633) by Rembrandt

Queen Henrietta Maria with Sir Jeffrey Hudson (1633) by Anthony van Dyck

Belshazzar’s Feast (1635) by Rembrandt

The Girl in a Picture Frame (The Jewish Bride) (1641) by Rembrandt

Portrait of Cardinal Gaspar de Borja (c. 1643) Workshop of Velázquez

Portrait of Philip IV in Fraga (1644) by Diego Velázquez

Portrait of Innocent X (c. 1650) by Diego Velázquez

L’Infante Marie-Marguerite de Habsbourg (1653) by Juan Bautista Martínez del Mazo

Las Meninas (1656-1657) by Diego Velázquez

Infanta Margarita Teresa in a Blue Dress (c. 1659) by Diego Velázquez

A Lady Writing (c. 1665) by Johannes Vermeer

The Jewish Bride (c. 1665-1669)
by Rembrandt

Ophelia (1851-1852) by John Evertt Millais

The Princess from the Land of Porcelain (1863-1865) by J. M. Whistler

The Woman in a Green Dress (1867) by Claude Monet

Camille Monet in Japanese Costume (1876) by Claude Monet

Poster for ‘Gismonda’ (1894) by Alphonse Mucha

The Abolition of Serfdom in Russia (1914) by Alphonse Mucha

sculpted drapes and fabrics

Female Figures (Goddesses Hestia, Dione and Aphrodite) (438-432 BC) by Pheidias
(CC BY 2.5, by Marie-Lan Nguyen)

Iris (438-432 BC) Pheidias

Nike adjusting her sandal (c. 420-410 BC)
(CC BY-SA 2.5, Marsyas)

Qin Shi Huang’s Terracotta Army (c. 210 BC)

Winged Victory of Samothrace (2nd century BC)

Copy of the Old Drunkard (2nd century BC)

Aphrodite Heyl (2nd century BC)

Statue of Aphrodite (c. 2nd century BC, original from 4th century BC)
(CC BY 2.0, by Tilemahos Efthimiadis)

Apollo Belvedere (c. 120–140) Unknown artist, after Leochares

(CC BY-SA 4.0, by Livioandronico2013)

Venus de Milo (c. 100 BC)

Longmen Caves (493-1127)

Pazzi Madonna (c. 1420) by Donatello

Madonna and Child with Four Cherubs (c. 1440) by Donatello

Madonna of the Stairs (1491) by Michelangelo

Pietà (1498-1499) by Michelangelo

Moses (1512-1513) by Michelangelo

Medici Madonna (1521-1534) by Michelangelo

Neptune with a Dolphin (17th century) by Gian Lorenzo Bernini