Ignition

To see a world in a grain of sand,
And a heaven in a wild flower,
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand,
And eternity in an hour.

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Degas’ photographs of his ballerinas

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ignudiamore:

Orphée ramenant Eurydice des enfers.
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, 1861.

ignudiamore:

Orphée ramenant Eurydice des enfers.

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, 1861.

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ancientart:

Her gods and men call Aphrodite, and Aphrogeneia (the foam-born) because she grew amid the foam.” -Hesiod, Theogony 176.

A few depictions of Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty, in ancient Greek pottery.

Aphrodite and Adonis (detail). Attic red-figure squat lekythos, Aison, ca. 410 BC. Courtesy of the Louvre, MNB 2109. Photo by Marie-Lan Nguyen.

Aphrodite on a swan (detail). Tondo from an Attic white-ground red-figured kylix. From tomb F43 in Kameiros (Rhodes). Pistoxenos Painter, circa 460 BC. Courtesy of the British MuseumGR 1869.10-7.77. Photo by Marie-Lan Nguyen.

Vessel with Leda and the Swan (detail). Attributed to the Painter of Louvre MNB 1148, Greek, Apulia, South Italy, about 330 B.C. Courtesy of the Getty Villa, 86.AE.680. Photo by Dave & Margie Hill.

dino-sours:

Pop quiz: which T. rex specimens are these casts at the Maryland Science Center taken from?

dino-sours:

Pop quiz: which T. rex specimens are these casts at the Maryland Science Center taken from?

70sscifiart:

Rodney Matthews

70sscifiart:

Rodney Matthews

avaluk:



T-Rex at the Museum voor natuurwetenschappenBrussels, Belgium, July 2014

avaluk:

T-Rex at the Museum voor natuurwetenschappen
Brussels, Belgium, July 2014

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urhajos:

Budi Kwan
turtlegallery:

Artist: Atsuko Goto
nostalgerie:

Morocco