Empedocles (Acragas, 490-435 b.c.) was born in Sicily to a distinguished family. Very little is known about his life. His brilliant oratory, his penetrating knowledge of nature, and the reputation of his marvellous powers, including the curing of diseases, and averting epidemics, produced many myths and stories surrounding his name. He was said to have been a magician and controller of storms, and he himself, in his famous poem Purifications seems to have promised miraculous powers…
I fell in love with her when I was 14 Lucretia Borgia, 1498 - Leonardo da Vinci
My cousin used to have this tableau somewhere in his room * El Greco - Saint Andrew and Saint Francis
I always liked him.
as I said before, I like him.
I painted this over a door at my house (inside) I was around 12