Triumph of Bacchus and Adriane (part of The Loves of the Gods); by Annibale Carracci. circa 1597–1600. fresco. length (gallery): 20.2 m. Palazzo Farnese Rome.

Baroque Art in 9 Pictures, The Extravagance and Drama and Colors

It’s art that pushes against psychological and social expectations, that tries to transform decay into something generative, that is replicative in a baroque…