Joaquim Alves Gaspar, Lisboa, Portugal
|Picture of the day|
|Interior view of the crossing of the church and Monastery of St. Francis, Quito, Ecuador. The Roman Catholic temple, finalized in the 16th-century, is the largest architectural ensemble among the historical structures of colonial Latin America. The church exhibits a mixture of different architecture styles, as the construction took 150 years.|
The Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa wrote that Newton's binomial theorem was as beautiful as the Venus de Milo.
I would like to add another masterpiece to the pair: Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue: 
I can't resist putting an alternative: Beethoven's last piano sonata: