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humanoidhistory: “ A devilish, demonic figure illustrated in The Wonders of Creation, circa 1280, a medieval work by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini (1203-1283). (World Digital Library) ”

humanoidhistory: “ A devilish, demonic figure illustrated in The Wonders of Creation, circa a medieval work by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini (World Digital Library) ”

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Two Medieval Monks Invent Bestiaries

Two Medieval Monks Invent Bestiaries em-ily-grace: “By Mallory Ortberg on The Toast MONK do birds have meetings MONK absolutely they have a Meeting Hat and everything MONK what do they.

Mir ‘Ali Haravi (India, d. ca. 1550). “Dancing Dervishes”, Folio from the Shah Jahan Album, ca. 1530-50. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.  Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955 (55.121.10.18).

"Dancing Dervishes", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album Calligrapher: Mir 'Ali Haravi (d. Object Name: Album leaf Date: recto: ca.

Rose and Nightingale (gul-u-bul-bul) Drawing

In this drawing, a rich assemblage of birds gather in the branches of a blossoming tree and a pair of partridges stand on the mound of earth below. The gul-o-bul-bul, or rose and nightingale, motif was employed in both Persian literature and painting

Jonah being cast overboard to the sea monster, from Ortelius's map of the Holy Land in his Theatrum orbis terrarum.

In Images: Ancient Maps and Sea Monsters

Jonah is cast overboard to a sea monster in an image from the earliest known atlas, the Theatrum orbis terrarum, by Flemish cartographer Abraham Ortelius, first published in

Pablo Picasso - Studio (Pigeons), 1957

Image 4 Studio (Pigeons) 1957 at Cannes.Picasso painting like Matisse (homage…

Camilo José Cela / Pablo Picasso - Geschichten ohne Liebe. - 1968

Offered in Catawiki's Book auction (Art & Photography): Camilo José Cela / Pablo Picasso - Geschichten ohne Liebe. - With 32 color illustrations by Pablo Picasso!

ymutate: “Pablo Picasso, “Swimmer”, 1932 ”

ymutate: “Pablo Picasso, “Swimmer”, 1932 ”

humanoidhistory:  A devilish, demonic figure illustrated in The Wonders of Creation, circa 1280, a medieval work by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini (1203-1283). (World Digital Library)

humanoidhistory: A devilish, demonic figure illustrated in The Wonders of Creation, circa a medieval work by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini (World Digital Library)

Paul Klee, Tanzstellung on ArtStack #paul-klee #art

Paul, Klee Tanzstellung (Dance Position), 1935 Watercolour, ink and oil on paper mounted on cardboard.

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

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