artdetails:

Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Suleiman. Istanbul, Turkey. c. 1555-1560. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper.

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englishsnow:

 Ingeborg Klarenberg

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labellefilleart:

The Coronation of Napoleon, detail of Josephine, Jacques-Louis David 

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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

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nubbsgalore:

fireflies in timelapse, photos by (click pic) vincent bradytakehito miyataketsuneaki hiramatsu and spencer black

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fucking-history:

Bashibazouks, or irregular soldiers in the Ottoman army, held captive by the Russians during the Russo-Turkish war of 1887-88

Painting by Russian war painter Vasily Vereshchagin

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mira-mirabiliaimages:

"Sin"

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g-houst:

im-just-a-lie:

busket:

Ghost Girl (by Kevin Francis Gray)

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man but this photoset ignores some of my favorite things about this piece

like this

and this

it gives it more of a story i think

Every time I see this I must reblog!!

Not something I would usually reblog, but it’s so beautiful.

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Ballerinas, Edgar Degas, part III.

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Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)

          → Empress Phoenix’s Wardrobe

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tulipnight:

Nepal - Thulopokhari at Khongma (4080m) - Makalu Barun Valley by dhilung on Flickr.

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