Orpheus and Eurydice by Nicolas Poussin

The wonderful musician and singer Orpheus conquered with his talent not only people, but even gods and nature itself. He was married to the beautiful nymph Eurydice, whom he loved

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Bacchus and Midas by Nicolas Poussin

The plot is taken from Ovid’s Metamorphosis. Silenus, educator and companion of the god of viticulture and winemaking of Bacchus, was seized by the peasants and brought to Midas, king

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The Court of Solomon by Nicolas Poussin

The picture is written on a plot from the Old Testament. King Solomon was distinguished by sound judgment, excellent memory, a vast stock of knowledge, and considerable patience. He listened

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Winter. Flood by Nicolas Poussin

The painting “Winter” depicts the scene of the Flood. Element is blind and ruthless. “Winter” is written in a kind of cold, “ice” color, permeated with a aching sense of

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Minerva by Nicolas Poussin

The sculpture did not occupy a prominent place in the work of the master. True, the wax figurines he made for his “promising box” were, according to contemporaries, remarkably good.

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