1. Judgment of Paris

    Judgment of Paris

    Lucas Cranach the Elder became a celebrated court painter for the electors of Saxony in Wittenberg. Among the most popular mythological scenes produced by him and his workshop for his courtly patrons were those featuring Venus, in particular the Judgment of Paris. Painted about 1528, this...
  2. 589 BC siege to Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar II

    589 BC siege to Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar II

    In 589 BC, Nebuchadnezzar II laid siege to Jerusalem, culminating in the destruction of the city and its temple in the summer of 587 or 586 BC. After the fall of Jerusalem, the Babylonian general Nebuzaraddan was sent to complete its destruction. Jerusalem was plundered, and Solomon's Temple was...
  3. Resurrection of Jesus by Jan Joest

    Resurrection of Jesus by Jan Joest

    Jan Joest, also known as Jan Joest van Kalkar or Jan Joest van Calcar (between 1450 and 1460 – 1519), was a Dutch painter from either Kalkar or Wesel (both now in Germany), known for his religious paintings. The painting was allegedly produced in 1508.
  4. 52 BC Battle of Alesia by Melchior Feselen

    52 BC Battle of Alesia by Melchior Feselen

    The Battle of Alesia or Siege of Alesia was a military engagement in the Gallic Wars that took place in September, 52 BC, around the Gallic oppidum (fortified settlement) of Alesia, a major center of the Mandubii tribe. It was fought by the army of Julius Caesar against a confederation of Gallic...
  5. KorbenDallas

    The PTB History Fabrication Tools

    First of all, our history is not a science, for there is no science involved in telling the truth, no matter how old that truth is. Unfortunately, we do have a whole bunch of diploma-wielding individuals with some professional parroting skills. Their full time job is to be blind to reality, and...