In Rome, the cardinals are meeting in conclave to elect the next pope.
With that in mind, here are some paintings of cardinals:
Francesco Brunery, A Tedious Conference, circa 1898-1909. Source: Wikimedia Commons.
Max Barascudts, Cardinals Playing Chess, 1900. Source: Wikimedia Commons.
János Vaszary, Portrait of Cardinal Kolos Ferenc Vaszary, Archbishop of Esztergom and Prince-Primate of Hungary, 1895. Source: Wikimedia Commons.
And, of course, history’s favorite French cardinal:
Henri Motte, Cardinal Richelieu at the Siege of La Rochelle, 1881. Source: Wikimedia Commons.