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About 900 mummy portraits are known at present. The majority were found in the necropoleis of Faiyum. Due to the hot dry Egyptian climate, the paintings are frequently very well preserved, often retaining their brilliant colours seemingly unfaded by time. Portraiture, Encaustic Art, Egyptian Art, Art, Ancient Art, Portrait, Art History, Portrait Art, Ancient Paintings

Fayum mummy portraits: the earliest painted portraits

I’ve been reading John Berger’s book, The Shape of a Pocket. In it there’s an essay on the Fayum portraits. During the 1st to 3rd century AD in Egypt, painted panel portraits (mor…

(Egypt) Fayum Mummy Portrait of a young woman, partially gilded encaustic paint on limewood panel. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ancient, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Painting, Egyptian Art, Art, Ancient Art, Western Paintings, Portrait, Art History

Portrait of a young woman in red | Roman Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Portrait of a young woman in red, A.D. 90–120. Egyptian. The Met

Portrait of a thin-faced, bearded man Period: Roman Period Date: A. Geography: Egypt Medium: Encaustic, limewood Dimensions: H.) Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1909 Accession Number: Art Works, Ancient, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Painting, Art, Ancient Art, Portrait, Art History, Ancient Egyptian Art

Portrait of a thin-faced, bearded man | Roman Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Portrait of a thin-faced, bearded man, A.D. 160–180. Egyptian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1909 (09.181.1)

Portrait of a thin-faced man, CE. The ‘portrait of a thin-faced man’ shows an Egyptian rendered with remarkably free brushwork, and the man depicted displays a direct, intent gaze. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York: Ancient, Portraiture, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Egyptian Art, Art, Ancient Art, Portrait, Art History, Ancient Paintings

Portrait of a thin-faced man | Roman Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This man's intent, direct gaze and parted lips make him seem restive. The remarkably free brushwork builds up forms without reliance on clean contours. The portrait has striking atmospheric qualities, such as the strands of seeminly damp hair that cling to the man's brow

Library Display: Yokai, Obake and Yurei through July Japan Foundation, Toronto Japanese Yokai, Japanese Mythical Creatures, Mythology Art, Japanese Monster, Japan Painting, Japanese Drawings, Japanese Illustration, Art, Japanese Characters

妖のイメージ 〜日本人の想像力|怪異・妖怪画像データベース|国際日本文化研究センター

"I shut my eyes in order to see" - paul gauguin. An important notion within the Castaneda books - in the words of Don Juan - have to do with "seeing". It is certainly not something done with the eyes. Great Quotes, Quotes To Live By, Me Quotes, Motivational Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Cherish Quotes, Wisdom Quotes, Qoutes, Paul Gauguin
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Make It: Giant Venus Fly Trap. Made of paper plates ,cardboard, wooden skewers, pvc, coat hangers and paper mache

Oct 9 The Holy Martyr Nestor Of Thessalonica

CYC Victoria and Tasmania

Central Youth Commmittee Victoria and Tasmania, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

Gabriel Archives - Names in Arabic

Gabriel in Arabic

Gabriel in Arabic, Name Gabriel Arabic Script, How to Write Gabriel in Arabic

About 900 mummy portraits are known at present. The majority were found in the necropoleis of Faiyum. Due to the hot dry Egyptian climate, the paintings are frequently very well preserved, often retaining their brilliant colours seemingly unfaded by time. Portraiture, Encaustic Art, Egyptian Art, Art, Ancient Art, Portrait, Art History, Portrait Art, Ancient Paintings

near to the wild heart

Fayum Mummy Portrait Posted by Rosalia G Villa

According to archeologist Demet Kara at Hatay Archeology Museum, the mosaic is a part of ancient Greek-Roman city of Antioch and has an Ancient Greek inscription saying 'Be cheerful, enjoy your life.

Έθνος - Ειδήσεις, αναλύσεις, ρεπορτάζ, αποκλειστικές έρευνες

Ειδήσεις σε πραγματικό χρόνο, αναλύσεις, ρεπορτάζ, αποκλειστικές έρευνες, μέσα κοινωνικής δικτύωσης, για την Ελλάδα και ολόκληρο τον κόσμο με τη σφραγίδα της ιστορικής εφημερίδας Έθνος. Η ποιοτική ενημέρωση είναι συνώνυμη με το www.ethnos.gr

A journey to the past, present & future

Οικία Κουτσίνα, Βόλος, 1934

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