beatrice-bedeur:

"Village de Deigné" 70x60Oil paintingbea@beatricebedeur.comhttp://www.beatricebedeur.com/

beatrice-bedeur:

"Village de Deigné" 70x60
Oil painting
bea@beatricebedeur.com
http://www.beatricebedeur.com/

martyr-eater:

Shield of Henry II of France, France, ca. 1555.

The battle scene at the center is thought to depict the victory of Hannibal and the Carthaginians over the Romans in Cannae in 216 B.C., which here could be interpreted as an allusion to the struggle of France against the Holy Roman Empire during the sixteenth century. In the strapwork borders are the intertwined letters: H for Henry II (reigned 1547–59); C for Catherine de Médicis, his queen; and possibly also D for Diane de Poitiers, his mistress. Interspersed with the initials are crescents, the king’s personal badge and a reference to the moon goddess Diana and her namesake Diane de Poitiers.

inthecoldlightofmorning:

Neuschwanstein Castle Schwangau, Germany

gasstation:

Amy Adams for Max Mara Fall 2014

darylalexsy:

Animation of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Coonley Playhouse stained glass

darylalexsy:

Animation of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Coonley Playhouse stained glass

That explains it all…

That explains it all…