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Dec 16, 2013 / 828 notes

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BS AS Contrapicado J Vives Calle

Nov 19, 2013 / 695 notes

fuckyeahvintageillustration:

'Román o věrném přátelství Amise a Amila / The Romance About The Faithful Friendship Of Amis And Amil' by Julius Zeyer; illustrated by Artuš Scheiner, ca. 1880.

Description: A romantic mediaeval narrative, set in France ‘The Romance About The Faithful Friendship Of Amis And Amil’ is one of Zeyer’s “restored paintings”. These are stories taken from old literature and retold in a modern way, in a highly embellished fashion, with great emphasis on style and psychological analysis. (Source)

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Amazing!

Nov 16, 2013 / 6,741 notes

young5eva:

birdcagesanddemons:

flobertstewart:

lungs-ceremonials:

mirandalovesflorence:

theycallmeflorence:

singingbrokenhymns:

I’M DEAD. I DIED. THIS. OMG. THIS. (But really, use headphones.) 

Omfg I’m dead! Never heard something more gorgeous !!!

SO GOOD IM DYING

OMFG I CAN’T. I WILL DIE UNHAPPY UNLESS GODDESS FLORENCE AND QUEEN BEYONCE DO A DUET!!! 

I’m dying here omg this is so amazing!

I…seriously didn’t think this would sound this amazing, holy shit!

i literally got chills .. who knew two human beings could be so fucking fantastic

Oct 19, 2013 / 27 notes

zeusammon:

Grundtvigs Kirke (Grundtvig Church) Copenhagen, Denmark by Peder Vilhelm Jensen-Klint 1927-1940

Gruntvigs Kirke is an amazing example of expressionist architecture, and the residential buildings framing it were designed to compliment the central structure. 

Cariatidi del Canopo - Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
Oct 17, 2013

Cariatidi del Canopo - Villa Adriana (Tivoli)

Ospedale degli Innocenti - Firenze
Oct 14, 2013

Ospedale degli Innocenti - Firenze

Cupola del Battistero - Firenze
Oct 14, 2013

Cupola del Battistero - Firenze

Gustave Doré - “L’Enigme”, 1871
"O spectacle! Ainsi muert ce que les peuples font! Qu’un tel passè pour l’ame est un gouffre profond"
Victor Hugo - “A l’Arc de Triomphe”, 1837
Oct 7, 2013 / 22 notes

Gustave Doré - “L’Enigme”, 1871

"O spectacle! Ainsi muert ce que les peuples font! Qu’un tel passè pour l’ame est un gouffre profond"
Victor Hugo - “A l’Arc de Triomphe”, 1837

Lotus flower origami
Oct 7, 2013

Lotus flower origami

Oct 4, 2013 / 47 notes

zeusammon:

Nile Mosaic from Palestrina. Palestrina, Italy. Late Hellenistic - 1rst c. B.C.E The mosaic is large and the above images are only details. The mosaic depicts Ptolemaic Greeks, Egyptians (?), and Ethiopians in hunting scenes, and various animals of the Nile river.