We begin today with The Countess of Meath, done around 1674 by Dutch artist Peter Lely, who was primarily active in Britain.
This dramatic painting is by Anton Raphael Mengs, titled The Glory Of Saint Eusebius, circa 1757. It was the final sketch for a ceiling mural in a Roman church, a mural which has since been damaged.
Young Woman With A Fan is the title of this painting by Pietro Rotari, dated 1754-56.
Giuseppe Crespi painted An Allegory Of The Arts around 1730.
Scenes of Venice to round out the day and lead into tomorrow. Francesco Guardi painted The Church Of Santa Maria della Salute, Venice around 1780-85.
Saint Mark's And The Clocktower, Venice dates to 1735-37 by Canaletto.