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artishardgr:

Gustave Caillebotte - Fishermen on the Banks of the Yerres 1876

artishardgr:

Gustave Caillebotte - Fishermen on the Banks of the Yerres 1876

Congratulations to ME! For finishing my perfunctory paper on Thoeries of Kingship in Richard II. May my professors not hate me for coping out and writing an easy 15 page paper and ending with a middle ground conclusion! YAY!

She’s just not that into you

shitmystudentswrite:

In this scene with Hamlet and Ophelia, it is important that Hamlet is half naked and uncomfortably exposing a lot of skin in front of Ophelia who at this point would have already tried to give Hamlet his things back.

hadrian6:

The Wounded Achilles.   Jean Baptiste Giraud. French 1752-1830. plaster.
http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hadrian6:

The Wounded Achilles.   Jean Baptiste Giraud. French 1752-1830. plaster.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

Grading the last paper in a tall stack

teacherthoughtbubble:

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annonavi-barocco:

Vicente López y Portaña (Spanish, 1772 - 1850)
Saint Sebastian Tended by Saint Irene
1795 - 1800

annonavi-barocco:

Vicente López y Portaña (Spanish, 1772 - 1850)

Saint Sebastian Tended by Saint Irene

1795 - 1800

renaissance-art:

Michelangelo c. 1487-1488

Torment of Saint Anthony (details)

centuriespast:

CANOPIC JAR IN THE FORM OF A JACKAL
Egyptian
creation date 664-332 B.C.
materials limestone
The jackal (called Duamutef) held the stomach, and was associated with Neith, the goddess of war and hunting.
Indianapolis Museum of Art

centuriespast:

CANOPIC JAR IN THE FORM OF A JACKAL

Egyptian

creation date 664-332 B.C.

materials limestone

The jackal (called Duamutef) held the stomach, and was associated with Neith, the goddess of war and hunting.

Indianapolis Museum of Art

historical-nonfiction:

Shakespeare mentions America only once, in Act 3, Scene 2 of The Comedy of Errors.

historical-nonfiction:

Shakespeare mentions America only once, in Act 3, Scene 2 of The Comedy of Errors.

overdose-art:

Art History Meme : [1/6] Evolution of Madonna and Child

 Raphaël (1483-1520)

  • Madonna and Child (1503)
  • The Grand Duke’s Madonna (1504)
  • Bridgewater Madonna (1511)
  • Madonna and Child (1505)
  • Colonna Madonna (1508)
  • The Tempi Madonna (1508)

spanishbaroqueart:

Juan Carreño de Miranda

· Saint Francis of Assisi Preaching to the Birds, 1646

· Saint Anthony of Padua Preaching to the Fish, 1646

Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain

centuriespast:

BERLINGHIERI, BonaventuraMadonna and Child with Saints and Crucifixion1260-70Tempera on wood, 103 x 122 cmGalleria degli Uffizi, Florence

centuriespast:

BERLINGHIERI, Bonaventura
Madonna and Child with Saints and Crucifixion
1260-70
Tempera on wood, 103 x 122 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

centuriespast:

Mummy on a funeral bed with various divinities, from the Tomb of Nefertari, New kingdom (wall painting), Egyptian 19th Dynasty (c.1297-1185 BC) / Valley of the Queens, Thebes, Egypt / Bridgeman Images

centuriespast:

Mummy on a funeral bed with various divinities, from the Tomb of Nefertari, New kingdom (wall painting), Egyptian 19th Dynasty (c.1297-1185 BC) / Valley of the Queens, Thebes, Egypt / Bridgeman Images

marthajefferson:

icibrennus:

Scepter of King Charles V of France, surmounted by a statue of Charlemagne, c. 1364, Louvre

marthajefferson:

icibrennus:

Scepter of King Charles V of France, surmounted by a statue of Charlemagne, c. 1364, Louvre