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Celestina painted in watercolor appears as the cover of this version of Carlos Slim Foundation, México.

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"Night scene in interior, with Apollo, in the guise of the old woman Eurynome, caressing Leucothoe's chin; in ornate frame, with heads of Diana and Apollo, printed from a separate plate" (Description from The British Museum, London, UK,…

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In the image appears a naked young woman (Danae) picking up coins that fall from a cloud. To her side, an old woman looking at her that acts as her procuress.

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The photograph represents the models of the work La Celestina by Fernando de Rojas made by the students of the Institute of secondary education Saint Elizabeth of Hungary

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Celestina appears in the first illustration wearing many jewels and accompanied by two young men. In the illustration below, Melibea and Calisto appear in the garden.

Temptation, by Rozentāls (1913)
Rozentāls's watercolor drawing (Image 1), represents a naked young woman under an apple tree and a snake coiled around the trunk looking at the young woman. The image is reminiscent of the biblical scene of Eve, the serpent and the apple of…

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The biblical parable of the prodigal son is depicted in this tapestry. The prodigal son in the centre appears with a young woman on the left. An older woman presents the young woman to the prodigal son, which could indicate that she is acting as the…

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This painting depicts the biblical story of the prodigal son in the house of prostitutes. The prodigal son appears in a bedroom with a young woman. The young woman hands over some jewellery to an older woman, who acts as a procuress.

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Original title: "L'Enfant prodigue chez les courtisanes" ("The prodigal son among the courtesans").

This painting represents the biblical story of the prodigal son in the house of the prostitutes. This story is represented as a banquet scene with…

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This painting depicts the biblical story of the prodigal son in the house of prostitutes. In the painting, young women are mingling with men around a table. An old woman, acting as a procuress appears on the right.

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Original title: L'enfant prodigue chez les courtisanes ("The prodigal son among courtesans")

This painting depicts the biblical story of the prodigal son in the house of the prostitutes. It is a banquet scene with young women and their clients.…

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This painting represents the biblical story of the prodigal son in the house of the prostitutes. The painting depicts a banquet scene with young women and their clients. Note the older woman on the left that acts as a procuress and oversees the young…

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This painting represents the biblical scene of the prodigal son in the prostitutes' house. Note the older woman on the left that acts as the procuress of the younger women.

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Original title: De verloren zoon verkwist zijn geld ("The prodigal wasting his money").

This engraving represents the parable of the prodigal son in the house of prostitutes. Young women are shown playing musical instruments around a table. Note…

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Description by the author: "Aged celestina directing preparation of her "polvos" recipe" (in Fine Art America:https://fineartamerica.com/featured/madre-celestina-james-legros.html, Archived…

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Cover of A high ranking casino ("Un casino de alto rango"), by Torrenueva, The exquisite novel ("La novela exquisita") (erotic novel), Madrid 20s, No. 80. Illustrations by Pan.

Two women are represented on the cover. One of them (the youngest) is…

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The image depicts two women standing in a line with their chemises lifted. On the background on the right, one can see the procuress who has her back towards the viewer.

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Engraving by Jean Mohler that accompanies the title page and acts as a frontispieceof the book La Célestine, Tragi-Comédie de Calixte et Mélibéeby Fernando De Rojas, translated into French by A. Germond de Lavigne, published by Les Compagnons du…

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The plaque commemorates Fadrique de Basilea's workshop, and the place where the first edition of La Celestina was printed.The plaque reads: "En esta Casa estuvieron los Talleres de Fadrique de Basileay Juan de Burgos, impresores. 1483-1489. De aquí…

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In this cover Calisto is represented on the left, Celestina at the center and Melibea on the right. Because of how Celestina is represented with different eye colours and her grin, it is reminiscent of the representation of this character in…

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On the cover of this work there is a woman holding a book and two children on the left. The cover image appears frequently in other works published by the publisher as well.

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Melibea and Calisto appear on the cover of this edition.

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ONCE daily lottery coupon on July 25, 2017, Salamanca Town Hall. In the coupon image, the Calixto and Melibea garden in Salamanca, Spain."This garden was built on the old wall, and offers the visitor a good view of the city of Salamanca and the river…

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The illustration represents Callisto lying on a bed praying. At the top left corner, Melibea appears represented as an illusion. This representation is a good example of the reading that interprets the meeting as a dream.For more information see:…

La Celestina. Vicente Arnas.jpg
Description of the work by the author: "The tragicomedy of La Celestina is a referent for the Spanish language, a reflection of the society of its time and its characters, in particular, Celestina herself, that is half witch and sorceress attracts me…

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Description of the work by the author: "As you may have seen on my website, I work from mythology considering this endless source for reflection on who we are and the latent aspirations of every human being. That is, as archetypes of human behavior.…

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The image represents a brothel scene, where the client is paying the procuress on the left and the prostitute is naked, semi-covered in bed on the right. Next to the prostitute the figure of the fool appears. The fool is pointing at the transaction…

Judith with the Head of Holophernes, by Schäufelein (1533)
Illustration in book:Das Büchle Memorial("The Büchle Memorial") byvon Schwartzenberg (1533), published byHeinrich Steiner.The publisher of this work (Steiner) is also the publisher of the second Wirsungedition ofLa Celestinatranslated to…

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This image represents the biblical episode where Judith beheads Holofernes. Judith is represented in the center of the image sitting on the bed with a sword in her hand. To her right is the Holofernes' body still in bed, except for his head which is…

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This painting by Dobson represents Salome receiving the decapitated head of Saint John the Baptist, according to the biblical scene. In this representation, Salomé appears on the right holding a tray, while a young man holds Saint John's head…

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This painting represents the biblical scene when Salome receives the decapitated head of Saint John the Baptist. In this representation, Salomé appears on the right surrounded by other characters, such as an older woman holding the tray where…

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This work represents the biblical scene where Salome holds the decapitated head of Saint John the Baptist. In this painting by Caravaggio, Salomé is represented by a young woman holding his head on a tray in the center of the painting. To the…

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This painting represents Salome receiving the severed head of Saint John the Baptist, based on the biblical scene. A young man is holding his head and he is accompanied by an older man. To Salomé's right there is an older woman. The…

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Full title: Bordellszene, die junge Frau bietet den im Hintergrund stehenden Freiern ein Glas Wein an, die Kupplerin umklammert mit einer erotischen Geste den Flaschenhals ("Brothel scene, the young woman offers the suitors standing in the background…

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Original title: Eine alte Kupplerin bietet einer jungen Frau Juwelen an ("An old procuress offers a young woman jewels").

This work represents a young and an old woman. From the title we know that the older woman is a procuress, and she offers…

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Original title: Gefällt sie Ihnen? ("Do you like her?").

This work represents Celestinesque-themed scene. In the scene, a man, a naked young woman and an older woman are represented, this last one acting as the procuress of the young woman.

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This emblem represents a typical Celestinesque scene where a naked young woman rests on a bed while a young man approaches her holding the hand of an old woman who acts as a procuress. The Latin description reads:

"Est meretrix dicta quæ reddit…

Spirit of the Dead Watching, by Gauguin (1892)
The painting represents a naked young woman lying on a bed and an older woman appears in the background. The figure in the background is not a procuress but a ghost or the spirit of death. However, the painting connects with the famous Olympia…

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This image represents the biblical scene where Salome receives the severed head of Saint John the Baptist. Other people are represented in the painting, such as another young woman next to Salome, an elder woman holding the head and on the left a…

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This painting represents a biblical scene where Herodias pierces the tongue of John the Baptist while his severed head is resting on a plate hold by Salome.
The portrayal of the young woman, the older woman and a man is reminiscent of Celestina…

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On the cover appears what seems to be the bust of a Greco-Roman statue. The bust appears with long hair and a beard.

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On the cover, a young woman lies down naked on a bed and next to her an older woman, possibly her procuress.

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In this representation of Bathsheba, Rembrandt depicts her as a naked young woman holding a letter from King David. Bathing the young woman, a Celestina inspired character appears on the left as an older woman. This topic also appears in Picasso's…

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Image of the menu of the pizzeria and bar La Celestina in Av 8N Calle 15N, Cali, Valle del Cauca (Colombia).

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"The academic culture of the Spanish 19th century introduced the concept of decency in the representation of the female nude. During the Restoration, the images of women who, due to economic necessity, were forced to pose naked for the artists…

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"This volume presents the most rigorous version of the Tragicomedy of Callisto and Melibea - the one published in Valencia in 1514 -, completed with the suppressed fragments of the primitive Sixteen-act Comedy and with the interpolations and variants…

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ONCE and "Festival Celestina. La España de Rojas" lottery coupon to commemorate the 550th anniversary of Fernando de Rojas' birth .

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Representation of La Celestina.

Photographer: Daniel Walschaerts

Representation La Celestina, in Teatro Español, Madrid, by Lepage (2004)
Original title: La Celestina, allá cerca de las tenerías, a la orilla del río ("La Celestina, there near the tanneries, on the river bank") in Teatro Español, Madrid,

Based on the work of Fernando de Rojas.
Translation to Spanish: Álvaro García…

Representation of La Celestina (1987)
Author: Fernando de Rojas
Photographer: Miguel Gracia

Representation Fantastic tragedy of the gypsy Celestina, Barcelona, by Flores (1985)
Original title: Tragedia fantástica de la gitana ("Celestina Fantastic tragedy of the gypsy Celestina").

Author: Alfonso Sastre.
Director: Enric Flores.
Scenography: Alfons Flores.

Cast: Ramón Teixidor, Mª Josep Arenós, Minerva Álvarez,…

RepresentationFantastic tragedy of the gypsy Celestina(1979)
Original title: Tragedia fantástica de la gitana Celestina("Fantastic tragedy of the gypsy Celestina").Date: April 1979.

Representation of La Celestina, in New York (1974)
Representation of La Celestina, in New York (1974)

Photographer: Gerry Goodstein

Representation ofLa Celestina, inCádiz (1956)
Representation ofLa Celestina, inCádiz, Spain (1956)Photographer:Luis ArenasDate: August 21, 1956

Representation of the Teatro Bellas Artes, Madrid, by Osuna (1965)
Author: Fernando de Rojas.
Direction: José Osuna, helped by Luis Balaguer.
Decorations and figurines: Emilio Burgos, made by Viuda de López y Muñoz.

Cast: Milagros Leal, Asunción Sancho, Esperanza Grases, Sonsoles Benedicto, María Álvarez,…

Representation of the Avignon Festival, Avignon, by Vitez (1989)
Author: Fernando de Rojas.
Stage director: Antoine Vitez.

Cast: Jeanne Moreau.

Photographer: Bielva

Premiere: July 1989

Representation of the Teatro de la Comedia, Madrid, by Marsillach (1988)
Author: Fernando de Rojas.
Adaptation: Gonzalo Torrente Ballester.
Direction: Adolfo Marsillach.
Scenography and costumes: Carlos Cytrynowski.

Cast: Juan Gea, Adriana Ozores, Jesús Puente, Amparo Rivelles, Resu Morales, Ángel García Suárez,…

Representation of the Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid, by García (2008)
Book: Fernando de Rojas, Joaquín Nin-Culmell, Juan del Encina.
Musical composition: Joaquín Nin-Culmell.
Stage direction: Ignacio García.
Musical direction: Miquel Ortega.
Artistic direction: Ana María Iriarte.
Scenography: Domenico…

Representation of the Fiesta Corral Cervantes, Madrid, by Elías (2020)
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Author: Fernando de Rojas
Dramaturgical adaptation: Antonio Campos
Direction and scenic space: Lluís Elías
Company: Albacity Corporation
Production: Albacity en colaboración con la Fundación Siglo de Oro
Lighting: Fernando…

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Act 21 - Represents the scene where Pleberio and Alisa (Melibea's parents) mourn the death of their daughter.

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Act 20 - Represents the scene where Melibea is at the top of a tower and upon hearing that her beloved Callisto has died, she decides to jump from the tower.

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Act 16 - Represents the scene where Pleberio and Alisa (Melibea's parents), discuss her marriage. Melibea listens to the conversation and sends Lucrecia to end it.

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Act 12 - Represents the scene where Sempronio and Pármeno go to Celestina's house and after an argument, they end up killing the procuress.

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Act 4 - Represents the scene where Celestina visits Melibea at her home.

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Act 1 - Represents the scene where Melibea rejects Callisto's declaration of love.

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Act 1 - Represents the scene in the field where Callisto declares his love for Melibea.

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This blue period drawing by Picasso portrays an old woman in the center covered with a cape and looking at the viewer. In the background there are a young woman on her left and a man on her right.

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Portrait of a woman showing her right profile, representing Celestine.

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair. Note the maid who appears on the right besides Delilah. The maid resembles the procuress inCaravaggio's Judith Beheading Holofernes(1598, c.)

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair, except in this picture, it is a servant cutting Samson's hair while he lies on Delilah's lap. Note the maid who appears on the left near Delilah. The maid resembles…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of thePhilistines approachingSamson'sto cut off his hair while he lies onDelilah's lap. Note the maid who appears on the right near Delilah. The maid resembles the procuress inCaravaggio's Judith…

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Original title:Sansone e Dalila ("Samson and Delilah").This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair. Note the maid who appears on the right holdingDelilah's hand. The maid resembles the procuress inCaravaggio's…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair. However, in this representation of the scene,Delilah is not cutting Samson's hair, he is being taken by soldiers with ropes whileSamson and Delilahreach out for each…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair. In this representation of the scene, Samson lies on her lap while soldiers approach them. Note the maid who appears on the left nearDelilahin the scene. The maid…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair, except in this picture, it is a servant cutting Samson's hair while he lies on Delilah's lap. Note the maid who appears on the right holding the candle in the scene.…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair, except in this picture, it is a servant cutting Samson's hair while he lies on Delilah's lap. Note the maid who appears on the left holding the candle in the scene.…

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The image represents the biblical scene of the Philistines taking Samson in Delila's house. Both characters appear naked only covered by a robe. Notice the maid that appears on the left near Delilah.The maid resembles the procuress inCaravaggio's…

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This painting portrays the famous biblical scene of Delilah cutting Samson's hair. Note the maid who appears on the left holding the candle in the scene. The maid resembles the procuress in Caravaggio's Judith Beheading Holofernes(1598, c.)

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Poster for the Celestina Festival 2020, where works of various artists will be performed, among these the work of Teo Puebla.

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Representation of the prodigal son parable in the house of the prostitutes. Notice the old woman or procuress on the right side of the painting as the prodigal son is driven out of the house. Notice the caged parrot on the door (second image…

Performance of Bayerisches Staatsschauspiel (1978)
Cover of the representation brochure of Bele Bachen. Bayerisches Staatsschauspiel Inszenierung und Bearbeitung theater performance program: Karl Paryla. Bühnenbild: Walter Dörfler. Kostüme: Sophia Schröck. Musik: Paul Kont. Mitwirkende: Daniel…

Two images of Celestina in a book about famous literary characters, by Navarro (1969)
Three images of Celestina inside the book. Originals in color

Representación de Aulaescena, Valencia, 2020
Adaptation for secondary school audiences

Two Amorous Couples at an Inn, by de Ram and van Vliet (1633, c.)
"Two amorous couples at an inn; one couple in frontal view next to the fireplace at right; the other turned to right in left foreground; a female figure carrying a jug at far left; broken glass, playing cards and a pipe on the floor. c.1633-5 Etching…

Cover  of the Penguin Random House edition, Toronto (2020)
A depiction of Melibea falling from the tower. She is wearing a collar or rosary that comes apart during the fall.

Cover of the Promoción y Ediciones Edition, Madrid, 1992
An imitation of an old engraving that depicts the lovers and Celestina together.

Game card of Don Juan, Doña Inés and Brígida (Evaristo Juncosa, 1930 c.)
Card of the six of swords representing Brígida convincing Doña Inés that Don Juan is in love with her. The swords are used to represent her pain in the tradition of the heart of Mary of Sorrows.

Cover of the Sabadell, 2018 edition
Facsimile edition of the 1554 Zaragoza edition. Only 100 copies printed. The cover is new.

Beware of Luxury, by Steen (1663)
The painting represents a room with various characters. Two children, a dog eating on a table, a pig by the door, a girl at the back of the room, a woman sitting sleeping, a man looking at the girl and playing a violin, an old woman talking to a man…

Celestina ??, by Schonberg (1960, c.)
Portrait of an alleged ancestor of Roderick Usher in Vincent Price's movie adaptation of Poe's The Fall of the House of Usher (1960). The painting seems to be inspired by Picasso's famous Celestina of 1903. Schonberg meet Picasso in Paris and seem to…

Franco's Spain, by Quintanilla (1938)
Ink drawing in a series.
Notice the celestinesque character with a rosary
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