Adam Eaker is traveling Europe on the trail of Caravaggio and other great artists.
“Caravaggio did not die in Porto Ercole of an illness,” he says.
More than any other painter, Caravaggio shows us what a beautiful thing such an undone self can be.
I have been to diabolically crowded shows of art by van Gogh, Vermeer, and Caravaggio, at the Met and elsewhere.
She was as majestic as the finest sculpture by Caravaggio or the most coveted portrait by Rodin.
This artist went early in life to Rome, where he acquired the style of Caravaggio (see 172).
And as for a second place in painting, who would care to be Caravaggio or Caracci?
Paroni pursued the manner of Caravaggio, but his career was short.
Titian is here the precursor of the Naturalisti—of Caravaggio and his school.
There are reported utterances of Caravaggio which correspond almost word for word with those of Courbet.