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Caravaggio. Amor Vincit Omnia? (Part II)

Amor Vincit Omnia (1601–1602) by Caravaggio

The idea of “Omnia Vincit Amor”, or love conquers all, was first introduced by the poet Virgil in his tenth Eclogue, which was published sometime around 37 B.C and the influence that this phrase had on the art that followed is something worthy of an in-depth analysis. Maybe another time for time is precious and as this is Part II — it is not absolutely necessary to have read Part I — I wish to be as succinct as…

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Marc Barham

Marc Barham

Column @ timetravelnexus.com on iconic books, TV shows/films: Time Travel Peregrinations. Reviewed all episodes of ‘Dark’ @ site. https://linktr.ee/marcbarham64