The Goddess of Nature
Musée National du Château, Fontaineblea
A man stands next to orphaned Russian Jews upon immigration to the U.S., New York, July 1919.No Credit Given
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Holy gods of beautiful shit.
Napoleon and general Desaix at the battle of Marengo, illustration by Job.
Fresco from the House of the Centurion, Pompeii, 1st Century BCE
Oscar Devereaux Micheaux (January 2, 1884 – March 25, 1951)
Regarded as the first major African-American filmmaker, as well as one of the most successful African-American filmmakers in the first half of the twentieth century. One of the most prominent producer of “race films”, actively countering white portrayals of African Americans which emphasized inferior stereotypes.
Marc Chagall in his studio painting the future ceiling of the Opera of Paris
Singer, dancer and film star, Liang Caizhu taken by the Ling Far Studio in 1936, from the Fu Bingchang Collection, Historical Photographs of China, University of Bristol
Source: Visualising China