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Personification of “Asia” Meissen porcelain by Johann Friedrich Eberlein, 1745

Personification of “Asia” Meissen porcelain by Johann Friedrich Eberlein, 1745

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#Allegory  #mdporient  #orientalism  #18th c. orientalism  #1745  #1740s  #porcelain  #meissen  #Johann Friedrich Eberlein  #18th Century  #18th c. sculpture  #mdpsculpture 

A church interior with elegant figures strolling and figures attending mass by Pieter Neefs the Elder, 1630s

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#pieter neefs  #1630s  #17th century  #genre art  #17th c. Flanders  #Flemish  #mdp17th c. 
Cuff bracelet with cat amulets from the reign of Thutmose III, 18th dynasty

Cuff bracelet with cat amulets from the reign of Thutmose III, 18th dynasty

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#thutmose III  #18th Dynasty  #mdpegypt  #bracelet  #jewellery  #ancient jewellery  #costume 
Geisha performing a Dance in a Teahouse by Hosoda Eisho, 1790s

Geisha performing a Dance in a Teahouse by Hosoda Eisho, 1790s

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#hosoda eisho  #geisha  #mdpjapan  #18th c. Japan  #japanese art 
Portrait of Geertruida den Dubbelde by Bartholomeus van der Helst, 1668

Portrait of Geertruida den Dubbelde by Bartholomeus van der Helst, 1668

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#bartholomeus van der helst  #1668  #1660s  #17th century  #mdp17th c.  #netherlands  #17th c. Netherlands 

Statues from the tomb of Emperor Maximilian I in the Hofkirche, Innsbruck including a bronze figure of King Arthur from 1513

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#1513  #1510s  #16th century  #Innsbruck  #mdpsculpture  #16th c. sculpture  #armour  #austria  #16th c. Austria  #holy roman empire 

Statues from the tomb of Emperor Maximilian I in the Hofkirche, Innsbruck

King Ferdinand I of Portugal, 1509

Theoderic the Great made, 1513 and Rudolf I of Habsburg, 1516-17

Count Albert IV of Habsburg, 1517 and Saint Leopold III of Austria, 1520

Charles the Bold, 1525–26 and King Ferdinand II of Aragon, 1530–31

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#Innsbruck  #mdpsculpture  #16th century  #16th c. sculpture  #holy roman empire  #austria  #16th c. Austria  #early 16th century  #1500s  #1510s  #1520s  #1530s 
Saint Constantine and his mother Helena

Saint Constantine and his mother Helena

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#icon  #mdpbyzantine  #ortodox  #byzantine 

"Silent Empire" collection by Vlisco, February 2012

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#vlisco  #mdpfashion  #collection  #africa  #2012 
Portrait of Catherine Stroganova as a child by Jean-Louis Voille, c. 1791-21

Portrait of Catherine Stroganova as a child by Jean-Louis Voille, c. 1791-21

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#russia  #18th c. Russia  #jean louis voille  #1790s  #1791  #mdprevolution  #18th Century  #redingote 

illustration of Petrarch’s I Trionfi by Jean Pichore, 1503 France

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#1503  #1500s  #16th century  #france  #16th c. France  #medieval manuscript  #mdp16th c.  #petrarch  #jean pichore