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Hunting dogs, Gaston Phoebus, Livre de la Chasse, Brittany ca. 1430-1440 (LA, Getty, Ms. 27, fol. 30r) @GettyMuseum
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Vincennes porcelain watering can was probably used indoors for watering plants
Young Girl Holding a Basket, Lewis Carroll, 1876:
Happy Chinese New Year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat! Greek vase in the shape of a ram, 640-625 B.C.:
Wee, sleeket, cowran, tim’rous beastie, O, what a panic’s in thy breastie! —Robert Burns, from 'To a Mouse'
Europa, elegantly robed, rides side-saddle. Scylla and Triton attend. From Paestum, signed Asteas, 340BC @GettyMuseum
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Dolls were common throughout the ancient Mediterranean world & always represent adult women
Playing at quintain - same artist, two books. Getty Ludwig IX 2 and CUL Dd.5.5
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In 19th-c Germanic world, drawing was essential expression of spirit of the age, or Zeitgeist
Vestal Virgins were consecrated to Roman goddess Vesta & expected to emulate her purity & chastity
Our Open Content Program now has nearly 100,000 images, free for download and use
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Bronze mirror with head of Medusa, ca. 500 BC, via @GettyMuseum, still impressed by ancient Greek sense of irony :)
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