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italianartsociety:

Today is the Feast Day of St. John the Baptist. The patron saint of Florence, John is honored with numerous works of art throughout the city, above all at the Baptistery, decorated with mosaics, bronze reliefs, and figural sculpture that celebrate the life of the saint.

Andrea Pisano, Naming of St. JohnSt. John Leaves HomeSalome Presenting the Head of St. John to Herodias, gilded bronze, 1330, Florence, Baptistery

Coppo di Marcovaldo and others, Mosaics, 13th-14th century, Florence Baptistery

Gian Francesco Rustici, Baptist Preaching, bronze,  1506-11, Florence, Baptistery (Museo del Opera del Duomo)

Vincenzo Danti, Beheading of St John the Baptist, 1569-71, bronze, Florence, Baptistery (Museo del Opera del Duomo)

Andrea del Verrocchio, Beheading of the Baptist, 1477-80, silver, Florence, Baptistery (Museo del Opera del Duomo)

Fra Filippo Lippi, Scenes from the Life of St. John the Baptist, 1452-65, fresco, Prato Cathedral

Lorenzo Ghiberti, St. John the Baptist, bronze, 1412-16, Florence, Orsanmichele

Leonardo da Vinci, St. John the Baptist, oil on panel, Paris, Louvre

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Es curiosa la idea de matar el tiempo, cuando en realidad es él quien te mata a ti.
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Banksy

Is that Degas I see hiding as well? lol

littlelimpstiff14u2:

Is that Degas I see hiding as well? lol

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Don’t forget to join us this weekend for your last chance to see Frida Kahlo, Her Photos. Beginning at 3:00pm, on Sunday, June 8, Dr. Leonard Folgarait, Professor of History of Art at Vanderbilt University will discuss Frida, her art and her significance in Mexican history and culture. Also, from 5:00-8:00pm A Bite Food Truck will be here selling food and there will be a cash bar and DJ.
Image credit: Frida Kahlo by Lola Álvarez Bravo, ca. 1944 ©Frida Kahlo Museum

museumoflatinamericanart:

Don’t forget to join us this weekend for your last chance to see Frida Kahlo, Her PhotosBeginning at 3:00pm, on Sunday, June 8, Dr. Leonard Folgarait, Professor of History of Art at Vanderbilt University will discuss Frida, her art and her significance in Mexican history and culture. Also, from 5:00-8:00pm A Bite Food Truck will be here selling food and there will be a cash bar and DJ.

Image credit: Frida Kahlo by Lola Álvarez Bravo, ca. 1944 ©Frida Kahlo Museum

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I was afraid of my own thoughts and the thoughts behind my thoughts.
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A lo largo de la historia, hubo tres grandes humillaciones. El descubrimiento de Galileo que no somos el centro del Universo; el descubrimiento de Darwin que no somos la corona de la creación; y mi propio descubrimiento: que no controlamos nuestra propia mente.
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El holandés Johan Cruyff, (exfutbolista, entrenador y personaje respetadísimo en el futbol mundial) recién llegado a trabajar a México tuvo una charla con el periodista José Ramón Fernández. Entre una de las desviaciones de la charla, José Ramón le preguntó al Holandés: ¿por qué era tan…

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