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fuckyeahdench:

Judi Dench as Titania in Peter Hall’s Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1968 (Photo by David Ferrel)

fuckyeahdench:

Judi Dench as Titania in Peter Hall’s Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1968 (Photo by David Ferrel)

(Source: theguardian.com, via shakespeareismyjam)

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slimgrape:

Diana the Melancholy, unknown artist, Pompei

slimgrape:

Diana the Melancholy, unknown artist, Pompei

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thegetty:

September, the month to harvest grapes, isn’t just for the modern Virgo.

Libras and Scorpios are in on the labors of plowing and sowing fun for the month. Since the Middle Ages the zodiac symbols have shifted with changes in the months of the calendar. 

Zodiacal Sign of Virgo, about 1170s, Unknown. German, Hildesheim. J. Paul Getty Museum.
Woman Harvesting Grapes; Zodiacal Sign of a Libra
A Man Treading Grapes; Zodiacal Sign of Libra, early 1460s, Workshop of Willem Vrelant. J. Paul Getty Museum.
Plowing and Sowing; Zodiacal Sign of Scorpio, 1510-1520, Workshop of Master of James IV of Scotland. J. Paul Getty Museum.

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amare-habeo:

Odilon Redon (French, 1840 - 1916) - Visage de rêve, N/D
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Galerie  Coatalem, Paris, France

amare-habeo:

Odilon Redon (French, 1840 - 1916) - Visage de rêve, N/D

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Galerie  Coatalem, Paris, France

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blastedheath:

Carl Krenek (Austrian, 1880-1948), Märchenszene: Insel, Birken, Mädchen und Schlange [Fairytale scene: island, birches, girl and snake]. Tempera on paper, 19 x 19 cm.

blastedheath:

Carl Krenek (Austrian, 1880-1948), Märchenszene: Insel, Birken, Mädchen und Schlange [Fairytale scene: island, birches, girl and snake]. Tempera on paper, 19 x 19 cm.

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lionofchaeronea:

Christ enthroned, surrounded by the animal symbols of the four Evangelists (Matthew=angel; Mark=lion; Luke=bull; John=eagle).  Miniature from the Evangelistar of Speyer, Codex Bruchsal 1 01v, ca. 1220.  Now in the Badische Landesbibliothek, Karlsruhe, Germany.

lionofchaeronea:

Christ enthroned, surrounded by the animal symbols of the four Evangelists (Matthew=angel; Mark=lion; Luke=bull; John=eagle).  Miniature from the Evangelistar of Speyer, Codex Bruchsal 1 01v, ca. 1220.  Now in the Badische Landesbibliothek, Karlsruhe, Germany.

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snegel:

The Romance of Alexander. 14th century. MS Bodley 264 (bodley30.bodley.ox.ac.uk)

A game played by both men and women.

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magictransistor:

Salvador Dali, Manhattan Skyline (The Year Of The Dragon), Lithograph, 1976.

magictransistor:

Salvador Dali, Manhattan Skyline (The Year Of The Dragon), Lithograph, 1976.

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dominusvenustas:

  Degas 

dominusvenustas:

  Degas 

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jeannepompadour:

Médaillon of Byzantine Empress Licinia Eudoxia, 5th century

jeannepompadour:

Médaillon of Byzantine Empress Licinia Eudoxia, 5th century

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