Osias Beert – Still life with oysters – c1610 Oysters, and all their symbolism…
As for Covarrubias, his en wikipedia page is a bit of a mess, the spanish version perhaps a little better, which may or may not be of assistance.
The road bridge just next to Gare Saint-Lazare. The couple are supposedly prostitute and client. There’s also a juxtaposition of middle- and working-class. The dog…?
Leonor Fini, Figures on a Terrace Leonor Fini (1907–1996) Argentinian surrealist painter, designer, and author, (known for her depictions of powerful women… as Wikipedia wants it)
Delvaux, Paul, crucifixion 1952
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875) Venice – View of Campo della Carita from the Dome of the Salute Oil on canvas, 1834
(Soldat jouant aux échecs, or Le Soldat à la partie d’échecs) An infantryman at a game of chess. Said to be a self-portrait because he’s smoking a cigarette…
The Death of the Grave-Digger, Carlos Schwabe (1895) Angel as Shadow, Angel Wings as Scythes