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The cat goddess Bastet, bronze statue from Saqqara, Egypt after 600 BC (The British Museum) Cats In Ancient Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Art History, British Museum, Bastet, Egyptian Cats, Art Ancien, Art Antique

Artemis Dreaming

The British Museum-Ancient Egyptian Cat Ancient Egyptian Cat from The British Museum. AKinsey Foto

Photo by Dave Walsh "Ornamental grave statue in Highgate Cemetery London" Cemetery Angels, Cemetery Statues, Cemetery Art, Angel Statues, Cemetery Monuments, Greek Statues, Buddha Statues, Angel Sculpture, Art Sculpture

Waking the Dead: Highgate Cemetery, London

The latest in the ongoing seasonal, pre-Samhain Halloween Necroblog. Last weekend, a crack Blather team descended upon the sprawling Necropolis of London’s Highgate Cemetery. No Vampires were injured in the process… I visited Highgate Cemetery in London last weekend – was dismayed at first by the restrictions on photography, but was able to take quite […]

Highgate Cemetery This commemorates the loving devotion of a dog to its owner. We have had the good fortune to have such dogs too, may they rest in peace. Cemetery Angels, Pet Cemetery, Cemetery Statues, Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Jean Giraudoux, Unusual Headstones, Highgate Cemetery

Highgate Cemetery

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"La" pierre de Rosette / "The" Rosetta Stone Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Ancient Greek, Rosetta Stone, Alexandria City, Empire Romain, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Mummies

Rosetta Stone - World Archaeology

How did a slab of black granite become the key to deciphering hieroglyphs

The Elgin Marbles, known also as the Parthenon Marbles, are a collection of classical Greek marble sculptures, inscriptions and architectural members that originally were part of the Parthenon and other buildings on the Acropolis of Athens Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Parthenon, Acropolis, Beautiful Architecture, Art And Architecture, Elgin Marbles, Mycenae

Elgin Marbles

The Elgin Marbles, known also as the Parthenon Marbles, are a collection of classical Greek marble sculptures, inscriptions and architectural members that originally were part of the Parthenon and other buildings on the Acropolis of Athens

WWII Enigma machine exhibited at the Imperial War Museum. Workers used this machine to break the German codes in messages. Enigma Machine, Modern World History, Alan Turing, London Museums, Museum Exhibition, Ham Radio, Cold War, Summer 2014

IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM EXHIBITS

A Second World War German 'Enigma' cipher machine.

The Living Literature Society - Charles Dickens home in London English Christmas, Christmas Home, Christmas Carol, The Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, London Museums, Georgian Homes, Space Architecture, British Isles

Charles Dickens' home. In 1837 at the young age of 25, Charles Dickens, his wife Catherine (Hogarth) and baby son Charley made this Georgian house their London home. The house (now a small museum) reflects much of Dickens's early life as a young and ambitious author: it was here that he wrote the last six editions of the Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby and Barnaby Rudge.

Wallace Collection, London Francois Boucher Shepherd and shepherdess reposing French Rococo, Rococo Style, Baroque, Rococo Painting, Le Siecle, London Museums, Oval Frame, Old Master, French Artists

*Rococo Revisited - Wallace Collection, London Francois Boucher...

Wallace Collection, London Francois Boucher...

Mellon Collie and the infinite sadness: the story behind an iconic album cover of Jean-Baptiste Greuze's The Souvenir (Fidelity), Yuriko Jackall, a curator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D. Vernon, Pumpkin Tattoo, Iconic Album Covers, Jean Baptiste, National Gallery Of Art, Art Gallery, Sad Art, Art Uk, King Charles Spaniel

The Souvenir (Fidelity) | Jean-Baptiste Greuze | Painting Reproduction

The Souvenir (Fidelity), c.1787/89 by Jean-Baptiste Greuze | Museum Quality Oil Painting Reproduction and Canvas Print 7363 | TOPofART

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