Indigo Asmodel

mediumaevum:

  1. Ottonian crown on display at Essen’s cathedral treasury, ca. 1100. Long believed to be the infant crown of king of Romans Otto III
  2. Long called the Crown of St. Louis and thought to have been made in Paris, the Crown of Liège, acquired by the Louvre in 1947, is now known to be a Mosan piece (late 13th century)
  3. Crown of Elizabeth Kotromanic (born ca. 1339) in Zadar, given by Louis I of Hungary
memoryepsilon:

Ian Curtis and Bernard Sumner, from Joy Division
(via post-punker)

memoryepsilon:

Ian Curtis and Bernard Sumner, from Joy Division

(via post-punker)

cinoh:

animus-inviolabilis:
Aphrodite riding a goose (detail)Drawn on a white, ground bowlcirca 480 BCFound in Kameiros (Rhodes)Pistoxenos painter

cinoh:

animus-inviolabilis:

Aphrodite riding a goose (detail)
Drawn on a white, ground bowl
circa 480 BC
Found in Kameiros (Rhodes)
Pistoxenos painter

marhaba-maroc-algerie-tunisie:

Moroccan plates
undr:

Fred Stein
Children Reading the Newspaper, Paris, 1936

undr:

Fred Stein

Children Reading the Newspaper, Paris, 1936

dailyreenactor:

IMG_8980.jpg on Flickr.
les-sources-du-nil:

C.J. (Cees) Taillie
Portrait of Ni Pollok, wife and model of the Belgian painter Adrien Jean Le Mayeur De Merpres, posing as a dancer, Bali, 1949
(Coll. Tropenmuseum)

les-sources-du-nil:

C.J. (Cees) Taillie

Portrait of Ni Pollok, wife and model of the Belgian painter Adrien Jean Le Mayeur De Merpres, posing as a dancer, Bali, 1949

(Coll. Tropenmuseum)

visual-intellect:

goadthings:

Homeless mom prepares her daughter for school, India. Photo By Gautam Basu.

POWERFUL

visual-intellect:

goadthings:

Homeless mom prepares her daughter for school, India. Photo By Gautam Basu.

POWERFUL

jeannepompadour:

Illustrations from the Codex Manesse by the Grundstockmaler, 1305-1315

shotmen:

Life - C. S. Guinness family - Winchester College - Cornell Capa -e5659ca739fcae33

shotmen:

Life - C. S. Guinness family - Winchester College - Cornell Capa -e5659ca739fcae33

kafkasapartment:

A knight rode on (n.d.). John Bauer (1882-1918). Watercolor and white heightening

kafkasapartment:

A knight rode on (n.d.). John Bauer (1882-1918). Watercolor and white heightening

lich-tung:

marluchy:

Fragment of Guanyin of Eleven Heads. China, Xian, Tang dynasty, Empress Wu reign, 703 CE. Limestone. Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1914.55
http://www.asia.si.edu/podcasts/related/momenta/progNotes.asp

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lich-tung:

marluchy:

Fragment of Guanyin of Eleven Heads. China, Xian, Tang dynasty, Empress Wu reign, 703 CE. Limestone. Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1914.55

http://www.asia.si.edu/podcasts/related/momenta/progNotes.asp

stevemccurrystudios:

Faces of Tibet

Wherever I live, I shall feel homesick for Tibet. I often think I can still hear the cries of wild geese and cranes and the beating of their wings as they fly over Lhasa in the clear, cold moonlight …
- Heinrich Harrer, Seven Years in Tibet