Male Beauty in Art

Male Beauty in Art; Appreciation of the beauty of the male sex in different art forms from various periods in human history. I own none of these works of art; all are found around the web. Run by: randaroyce, iljunfantroza and mariaborgart.


Ivan Alexander, Bellerophon is sent to the campaign against the Chimera

Bellerophon sent to a campaign against the Chimera

Ivanov Alexander Andreevich (1806 - 1858)


Oil on canvas

130.5 x 113 cm

The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Self Portrait

John Minton (1917-1957)


Oil on canvas

National Portrait Gallery, London


Raphael Soyer, Self Portrait, c. 1927

The Boy with the Conch Shell

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux


Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen


Louis-Charles-Auguste Couder, Tanneguy of Chatel Saving the Dauphin, 1828

(via scudiero)

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Francisco Pacheco

Saint Michael the Archangel (c. 1617)

Museum of Fine Arts, Santander, Spain


Portrait of the Painter Cornelis de Wae by Anthony van Dyck

Date: 1627

Selbstbildnis im Jagdkostüm (Self Portrait in Hunting Attire)
Helmut Kolle (1899-1931)


Oil on canvas

100 x 81 cm


Bronzino, Portrait of a Young Man, c. 1530. 

Mannerism: an Italian movement in art and architecture during the High Renaissance that sought to represent an ideal of beauty rather than natural images of it, using characteristic distortion and exaggeration of human proportions (elongation, etc.), perspective, etc.

(via artpedia)