The Death of Seneca
Seneca was an ancient Roman philosopher who was accused of taking part in a plot to kill the emperor Nero. He was ordered to commit suicide as a punishment.
Michelangelo painted frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the early 16th century. This illustrates the creation scene from the Book of Genesis where God gave life to Adam.
Another part of the Sistine Chapel ceiling fresco painted by Michelangelo.
Vincent van Gogh
Vincent Willem van Gogh is a Dutch post-impressionist painter who is one of the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art. In more than a decade he created around 2,100 works of art, including around 860 oil paintings, most of which came from the last two years of his life. They include landscapes, inanimate objects, portraits and self-portraits, and are characterized by bold colors and dramatic, impulsive and expressive brush strokes that contribute to the foundations of modern art. He was not commercially successful, and suicide at the age of 37 occurred after years of mental illness and poverty. This is truly tragic
Sigmund Freud is an Austrian neurologist and founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst.
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