Engraving tools in the workshop of Phil Barnes, 2009 The technique of enamelling used intense heat to fuse glass onto a prepared metal surface. It allowed the metalworker to create brightly coloured images. Medieval enamellers used several different...
Barthel Beham studied the human skull from three different views: side, underside, and front. "Study of Three Skulls," about 1530, Southern German. Pen and black ink, brush with gray wash, heightened with white gouache, on green prepared paper. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California
Nannie Helen Burroughs, (2 may 1878-20 may 1961) fue una afroamericana educadora, oradora, líder religiosa, activista de derechos civiles, feminista y de negocios en los Estados Unidos. Ella ganó reconocimiento nacional por su discurso de 1900 "¿Cómo las hermanas se ven obstaculizados por Ayudar", en la Convención Nacional Bautista.
Actors of the Ludovica Carambelli Theater company prepare perform a representation of a painting by Caravaggio, during the Tableaux Vivants (Living Paintings) event at the Diocesan Museum in Naples on January 6, 2013. The theatre companys performance involves forming living representations of 21 different paintings by the famous Italian artist. AFP PHOTO / MARIO LAPORTA.
2. The Floating Market – The Floating Market is a beautiful place on the Damnoen Saduak canals and no trip to Thailand should bypass this one. The Temple of the Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho is worth a visit and at only 20 baht it’s a bargain, and for those who are looking for something a little different, the Philatelic museum, if stamps are your thing (or you just feel curious), then pop in – there are many stamps for sale to boost your collection, if that’s your thing.