Archiv für den Monat: Mai 2017

Lapidarium

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This is not an owl, it’s a harpy eagle – the largest eagle species in the world.

via ytCropper

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Finland and Russia – roads either side of the border

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Die eigene Hausbibliothek des amerikanischen Professors Richard A. Macksey

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Al Capone’s Gefängniszelle.

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Setzt seine Duftnote. Präsident Andrzej Duda (PL) beim Gruppenfoto in Brüssel.

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OUCH.

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 Stay engaged.

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‘Lady of Elche’ wearing an elaborate headdress with 2 coils (“rodetes”) on either side of the head & face. 4th century BC La Alcúdia, Spain.

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Notes left at Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust memorial museum. Trump on left, Obama on right.

cards & cheats

Cards & cheats – Caravaggio, 1594

The Cheat with the Ace of Diamonds / Georges de la Tour / 1635

The Card Players in an Interior, Jan Steen, 1660

Pieter de Hooch, 1672

dominant

 Vuchetich & Nikitin’s “The Motherland Calls” statue (87m), Mamayev Kurgan, Volgograd (formerly Stalingrad) constructed between 1959 and 1967.