HOLBEIN, Hans the Younger
Tempera on wood, 96,4 x 41,9 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
that is carved
THAT IS A ROCK
I have no idea how the artist manages to make it looks like not just cloth, but TRANSPARENT cloth. Amazing.
Hey Guys this is a sculpture of a Vestal Virgin, carved during the roman empire. its my favorite and is pretty fucking awesome.
I had the same reaction when I saw this motherfucker in the Louvre
I walked around that hunk of orgasm rock for a good ten minutes trying to figure out HOW.
b-but that’s not how rocks work???!!?
FUCKING BERNINI THO
Veiled Lady by *Bonhwa
Eglée Auguie Ney, duchese d’Elchingen, 1st Princess de la Moskowa (1782-1856)
François Pascal Simon Gérard (1770-1837)
The Albany Institute of History and Art
God they knew how to dress back then…I was so born in the wrong time period.
Head of an athlete wearing the victor’s headband.
Marble with added-one stone fragments figuring the eyes, Roman copy of the second half of the 1st century CE, after a Greek of the 4th century BC.
Photo taken by Jastrow at the Louvre, Paris, France.
He’s so beautiful.
Ancient Roman mosaic of Dionysos mounted on a tiger in the House of Dionysos in Delos, Greece.
Photo taken by Bernard Gagnon
The Pergamon Altar, c. 200-150 B.C. Pergamon Museum, Berlin
OSEBERG REPLICA VIKING SHIP, NORWAY
Sumerian Temple Hymn, baked clay, circa between 1800 and 1600 BC (Old Babylonian), currently located at the Walters Art Museum.
This tablet, inscribed on all four sides, is one of the best preserved copies of the Sumerian hymn to the temple at Kesh. The popular hymn, written in praise of the temple built for the mother-goddess Nintu in the city of Kesh in southern Mesopotamia, describes the temple in both physical and heavenly terms.
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