|Ascension du Christ by Pietro Vannucci called Pérugin 1496/1498|
Musée des beaux-arts de Lyon has a beautiful collection of art spanning thousands of years. Here are a few of them from very different periods of human history.
|Roman art. Displayed is a fragment of a marble sarcophagus from the Merovingian era dated to the 7th century AD|
|The painting was created in Haute Alsace by an anonymous painter and depicts the trinity of Father, Son and Holy Spirity, flanked by Virgin May, Saint John and four angels.|
|This painting from 1460 comes from the Lake Constance area and depicts Judas kiss in the olive garden. Anonymous painter|
|Recognize her? This is a downsized sculpture from Frederic Auguste Bartholdi, the father of the Statue of Liberty on display in the Museum of Art in Lyon, France|
|Marble statue "First communion" in marble by René de Saint-Marceaux from 1893|
|These superb examples of early 19th century Jugens furniture originates from l'Hôtel Guimard in 122 Rue de Mozart in Paris|