For today, in view of recent events, here are some portraits of popes by famous (and not so famous) painters.
Pius VII (pope from 1800-23), by Jacques-Louis David, 1805
Leo XIII (1878-1903), by Philip Alexius de László, 1900
Gregory XVI (1831-46), probably by “Paul” Hippolyte Delaroche, 1844
Clement XIII (1758-69), by Anton Raphael Mengs, 1758
Paul III (1534-49), by Titian, 1543
Raphael, Portrait of Pope Leo X and his cousins, cardinals Giulio de’ Medici and Luigi de’ Rossi, circa 1518-19. Leo X was pope from 1513 to 1521. His cousin Giulio de’ Medici (left side of painting) became Pope Clement VII in 1523.
Clement VII (1523-34), by Sebastiano del Piombo, circa 1531
Innocent X (1644-55), by Diego Velázquez, circa 1650
Image credits: all pictures from Wikimedia Commons.