darksilenceinsuburbia:

Nicolaes Eliaszoon Pickenoy
Portrait of a Woman Aged 34 Years (detail)
1634

darksilenceinsuburbia:

Nicolaes Eliaszoon Pickenoy

Portrait of a Woman Aged 34 Years (detail)

1634

vivipiuomeno:

Shirin Neshat ph. - All Demons Flee, 1995

vivipiuomeno:

Shirin Neshat ph. - All Demons Flee, 1995

misswallflower:

“The Muse” by Gabriel de Cool ; 1895 

misswallflower:

“The Muse” by Gabriel de Cool ; 1895 

magictransistor:

સીતા યુવતીઓ પોતાના જીવનસાથીને શોધે. Sītā Swayamvar. सीता स्वयंवर. সীতা. Swayamber.

magictransistor:

સીતા યુવતીઓ પોતાના જીવનસાથીને શોધે. Sītā Swayamvar. सीता स्वयंवर. সীতা. Swayamber.

artbeautypaintings:

The silver hand glass - Kenyon Cox

artbeautypaintings:

The silver hand glass - Kenyon Cox

slojnotak:

Workshop of Sandro Botticelli - The Virgin and Child with Saint John and Two Angels (probably about 1490-1500)

slojnotak:

Workshop of Sandro Botticelli - The Virgin and Child with Saint John and Two Angels (probably about 1490-1500)

Antique suzani, Uzbekistan

Antique suzani, Uzbekistan

likeafieldmouse:

Brandon F. Wilson - Mountain (2011)

girlinbk:

large geometric drawings using pendular movement

girlinbk:

large geometric drawings using pendular movement

lafilleblanc:

Lee Ufan
Relatum, 1970
(via)

lafilleblanc:

Lee Ufan

Relatum, 1970

(via)

dromik:

Anthony Smart, Double Curve, 1974

dromik:

Anthony Smart, Double Curve, 1974

art-of-swords:

Khanjar Dagger with Sheath

  • Dated: 19th century
  • Culture: Turkish made in the Mughal style
  • Medium: steel, jade, gold, agate, amber, emerald, ruby, crystal, diamond
  • Measurements: H. with sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. without sheath 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm); H. of blade 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 17.9 oz. (507.5 g); Wt. of sheath 8.1 oz. (229.6 g)

Source: Copyright © 2014 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

abystle:

A painting of cut agate in the manner of a trompe l’oeil on the reverse side of Christ as the Man of Sorrows, Albrecht Durer, ca. 1493/94.

abystle:

A painting of cut agate in the manner of a trompe l’oeil on the reverse side of Christ as the Man of Sorrows, Albrecht Durer, ca. 1493/94.

abystle:

The Glass Rhombicuboctahedron, detail from the Portrait of Luca Pacioli (ca. 1495-1500) attributed to Jacopo de’ Barbari.

abystle:

The Glass Rhombicuboctahedron, detail from the Portrait of Luca Pacioli (ca. 1495-1500) attributed to Jacopo de’ Barbari.