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Byzantine mosaics in the Roman Church of Santa Maria Maggiore, 5th century

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Seated statue of a couple, 5th dynasty c. 2400  

Seated statue of a couple, 5th dynasty c. 2400  

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#5th dynasty  #egyptian sculpture  #mdpegypt 

Illustrations from German manuscripts on heraldry, c. mid 16th century

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#16th century  #early 16th century  #germany  #16th c. Germany  #mdp16th c.  #medieval manuscript  #mid 16th century 
Woman’s toga dress printed with Henri Matisse’s “Femmes et singes” by Vivienne Westwood. Created as part of her Nostalgia of Mud series of 1982

Woman’s toga dress printed with Henri Matisse’s “Femmes et singes” by Vivienne Westwood. Created as part of her Nostalgia of Mud series of 1982

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Stone effigy of a woman from the Ryther familly, possibly c. 1340

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The Baptism of Christ by Aspertini Amico, first decade of 16th century

The Baptism of Christ by Aspertini Amico, first decade of 16th century

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Portrait of Conde de Farrobo by Domingos Sequeira, 1813

Portrait of Conde de Farrobo by Domingos Sequeira, 1813

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Figures for a marriage ceremony in the Hall of India at St. Petersburg’s Kunstkamera museum

Figures for a marriage ceremony in the Hall of India at St. Petersburg’s Kunstkamera museum

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#mdpindia  #indian costume  #costume