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ancientpeoples: Wedjat Eye Amulet Egypt,  Third Intermediate...

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ancientpeoples: Wedjat Eye Amulet Egypt,  Third Intermediate Period,  ca. 1070–664 B.C. Faience, 6.5 cm long Wedjat eye amulets were among the most popular amulets of ancient Egypt. The wedjat eye represents the healed eye of the god Horus and embodies healing power as well as regeneration and protection in general. Show More Summary

Claude Monet - Landscape, the Parc Monceau by...

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Claude Monet - Landscape, the Parc Monceau by jpbrewer1963 Oscar-Claude Monet was a founder of French Impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement’s philosophy of expressing one’s perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein-air landscape painting.

William James Glackens - Still Life with Three Glasses by...

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William James Glackens - Still Life with Three Glasses by Irina William James Glackens (March 13, 1870 – May 22, 1938) was an American realist painter and one of the founders of the Ashcan School of American art.

Guillaume Seignac - Young Woman Naked on a Settee by...

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Guillaume Seignac - Young Woman Naked on a Settee by jpbrewer1963 Guillaum Seignac (1870–1924) was a French academic painter.

willyoulookatthat: New Fashion Dresses 1 - Geometric...

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willyoulookatthat: New Fashion Dresses 1 - Geometric Asymmetrical Tank (36% off!) / 2 - Lapel Collar Shirt (38% off!) 3 - Floral Embroidered Slip (37% off!) / 4 - Shift Midi T-Shirt (25% off!) 5 - Bandeau Ruched Front (24% off!) / 6 - Polka Dot A-Line (26% off!)

Jacob Ferdinand Voet (c. 1639 – 26 September 1689) was a Flemish...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Jacob Ferdinand Voet (c. 1639 – 26 September 1689) was a Flemish portrait painter. Jacob Ferdinand Voet, Marie And Hortense Mancini

Jacob Ferdinand Voet, Portrait of a Woman, possible Marie...

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Jacob Ferdinand Voet, Portrait of a Woman, possible Marie Mancini by geldenkirchen Flemish painter, 1639-1689 Jacob Ferdinand Voet was a Flemish portrait painter. He had an international career, which brought him to Italy and France where he made portraits for an elite clientele.

Jones, Francis Coates (1857-1932) - 1885c. Mother and Child by...

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Jones, Francis Coates (1857-1932) - 1885c. Mother and Child by Milton Sonn Francis Coates Jones was an American painter from a wealthy Baltimore family who studied in Europe under painters such as Bouguereau. He is known for his paintings of women at ease in richly decorated interiors or in flower-filled gardens.

willyoulookatthat: Denim Jackets 1 - Embroidery Floral...

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willyoulookatthat: Denim Jackets 1 - Embroidery Floral Appliqued (30% off!) / 2 - Single Breasted Floral (38% off!) 3 - Loose Embroidery Lapel (26% off!) / 4 - Retro Floral Casual (24% off!) 5 - Chic Floral Buttons Down (29% off!) / 6 - Fashion Letter Patched (24% off!)

Joan Reixach. 1411-1492. Valence. Sainte Marguerite. vers 1456....

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Joan Reixach. 1411-1492. Valence. Sainte Marguerite. vers 1456. Barcelone Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC) Gothique catalan. Juan Rexach, (fl. 1431-1482) was a Spanish painter and miniaturist. His date of birth is not known. Most of his life is scarcely documented. Show More Summary

brooker, harry - A Close Game by Amber Tree Harry Brooker ...

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brooker, harry - A Close Game by Amber Tree Harry Brooker 1848-1940 Engeland

Stefan Lochner (c1400/10-1451) - Madonna with the Violet,...

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Stefan Lochner (c1400/10-1451) - Madonna with the Violet, Cologne, shortly before 1450 : detail - the violet is a symbol of humility Stefan Lochner was a German painter working in the late “soft style” of the International Gothic.

Contested history in films - "The Birth of a Nation"

British historian Suzannah Lipscomb was interested in how film makers did, or did not analyse hist­orical evidence accurately in their films. A review of David Rieff’s book In Praise of Forgetting was rightly scornful of the practicality of forgetting past atrocities, just for modern audiences’ comfort. Show More Summary

ganymedesrocks: Errare Insomniae Est; sed perseverare...

6 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

ganymedesrocks: Errare Insomniae Est; sed perseverare diabolicum… Endymion and Selene - In Greek myth, Selene was the goddess of the moon who fell in love with the mortal Endymion.  According to some versions of the tale, Selene cast a spell over her lover to make him sleep forever. Show More Summary

theancientwayoflife: ~Alabastron with Typhon. Date: ca....

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heancientwayoflife: ~Alabastron with Typhon. Date: ca. 610-600 B.C. Artist Close to: Erlenmeyer Painter (Greek, Corinthian, 610 - 600 B.C.) Culture: Greek, Corinthian Period: Archaic, Early Corinthian Medium: Terracotta

ancientbeardart: Bust of Jupiter Imperial Roman 1st-2nd c....

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ancientbeardart: Bust of Jupiter Imperial Roman 1st-2nd c. CE “The hair strikes above the furrowed forehead in the manner of Alexander the Great, framing the wide face with moving, softly modeled curls. A cloth is placed over the back of the head, which is dropped on the left side of the body and resting on the right shoulder. Show More Summary

lilacsinthedooryard: David Ligare (United States b...

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lilacsinthedooryard: David Ligare (United States b 1945) Penelope 1980 oil on canvas

George Luks - Armistice Night by jpbrewer1963 George Benjamin...

George Luks - Armistice Night by jpbrewer1963 George Benjamin Luks (August 13, 1867–October 29, 1933) was an American realist artist and illustrator.

Franz Dvorak - Thoughtful Reader by Irina Franz Dvorak (Czech,...

Franz Dvorak - Thoughtful Reader by Irina Franz Dvorak (Czech, 1862–1927)

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