Modelo inconsútil del Arabesque en azul y negro photo

Modelo inconsútil del Arabesque en azul y negro photo

Lovers in a Landscape  • Persian, Safavid Period, second half of 16th century  Mashhad or Qazvin, Iran  DIMENSIONS  W: 9 x L: 18 cm (3 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)  MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE  Opaque watercolor on paper  Hanging from the belt of this young lover is a tapered knife ("kard") in a long sheath. Although employed as a weapon to pierce mail, the "kard" became a popular item of dress for both men and women, used as a utility knife to cut fruit or other mundane items.

Lovers in a Landscape • Persian, Safavid Period, second half of 16th century Mashhad or Qazvin, Iran DIMENSIONS W: 9 x L: 18 cm (3 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE Opaque watercolor on paper Hanging from the belt of this young lover is a tapered knife ("kard") in a long sheath. Although employed as a weapon to pierce mail, the "kard" became a popular item of dress for both men and women, used as a utility knife to cut fruit or other mundane items.

Artist Gerda Wegener is best known for her fashion illustrations in such publications as Journal des dames at des modes, 1914

Artist Gerda Wegener is best known for her fashion illustrations in such publications as Journal des dames at des modes, 1914

Vincent van Gogh ~ Dutch painter

Anna Homchik, 1976

Vincent van Gogh ~ Dutch painter

Leighton’s Flaming June” is on view at the Frick Collection in New York from June 9 through September 6.

The Strange Journey of One of the World’s Most Famous Paintings

Leighton’s Flaming June” is on view at the Frick Collection in New York from June 9 through September 6.

Self-portrait, by Anthony van Dyck. 1620–21. (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; exh. Frick Collection, New York).

Self-portrait, by Anthony van Dyck. 1620–21. (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; exh. Frick Collection, New York).

Self-Portrait - Rembrandt.  1658.  Oil on canvas.  133 x 103.8 cm.  The Frick Collection, New York City NY, USA.

Self-Portrait - Rembrandt. 1658. Oil on canvas. 133 x 103.8 cm. The Frick Collection, New York City NY, USA.

Frick Collection, New York.

La Colección Frick

Frick Collection, New York.

Osman Hamdi Bey Kaplumbağa Terbiyecisi

Osman Hamdi Bey Kaplumbağa Terbiyecisi

Arzuhalci - Osman Hamdi Bey

Arzuhalci - Osman Hamdi Bey

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