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Gryphon or Griffin . a mythical creature signifying powerful intentions. Ancient Persian, Ancient Art, Turm Von Babylon, Persian Tattoo, Sculpture Art, Sculptures, Sphinx, Fu Dog, Architectural Sculpture

Gryphon

Stone Gryphon ornament on a building at Wacker Drive and Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.

Video from This Old House on cutting stones by hand for building a dry stack stone wall. Dry Stack Stone, Stacked Stone Walls, Dry Stone, Brick And Stone, Stone Work, Stacked Stones, Stone Retaining Wall, Stone Fence, Building A Stone Wall

How to Cut and Shape Stones

This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook demonstrates how to get the right-shaped stones for hardscaping projects using a variety of tools.

Acme Photography Bureau, Carving Lincoln on Rushmore Granite, Gelatin silver print with mimeograph attachment, Collection of Alan Lloyd Paris. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Us History, American History, American Presidents, Mont Rushmore, Morgan Library, Interesting Buildings

Morgan Library Debuts Photography Department

The Morgan Library and Museum has received much favorable attention in recent years for its drawings-focused and literary exhibitions. But in March 2012, the institution named Joel Smith its first ever curator of photography, and now, nearly two years later, it will open its first exhibition organized by the new department.

Off-Grid Winch: Incredible Power from Two Logs and a Rope – The Prepper Dome Wilderness Survival, Camping Survival, Outdoor Survival, Survival Prepping, Survival Gear, Survival Skills, Bushcraft Skills, Disaster Preparedness, Off Grid Survival

Off-Grid Winch: Incredible Power from Two Logs and a Rope

by Todd Walker The power of simple machines, smartly employed, are capable of moving most anything. Over the years I helped my daddy move really heavy stuff in his plumbing/welding business and on …

Valley of Saints in Carnoët at dawn Côtes d& Brittany © Paul Kerrien . Yogyakarta, Saints, Kerala, Photo Bretagne, Brittany France, Ancient Mysteries, Travel Goals, France Travel, Places To See

vallée des saints, à l'aube (17 photos)

photo en Bretagne - Finistère - cheval filé pose longue paysage rivage Quimper rivière mer photographie bzh Paul Kerrien Toilapol

Doge s Palace Lion of St Mark Venice by Cedric Darrigrand Medieval, Fu Dog, Lion Art, Lion Tattoo, Venice Italy, Les Oeuvres, Lions, Sculpture Art, Saints

Governance in Venice

Good governance gave Venice a thousand years of prosperity and renown. The idea that the US is the oldest democracy in the world is far from the truth. Even if you qualify it as "existing" or "continuously existing", the Swiss have one far older, (making allowances for a brief Napoleonic regime), as do the Icelanders. But more important is that forms of government are very plastic. What we call a democracy in the US is a far cry from actual self-rule, given the vastly greater influence of…

An eclectic collection of murals consisting of bas relief, high relief, frescoes, friezes and mosaics dating back to ancient art from Crete, Egypt and Mesopotamia to a large body of Art Deco and Mid Centruy murals and some contemporary pieces. Le Corbusier, Cartier, Antoine Bourdelle, French Sculptor, Biblical Art, Modern Sculpture, Stone Carving, Paris, Ancient Art

La musique (Musée Bourdelle, Paris)

"La Musique" vers 1910 ? Antoine Bourdelle (1861-1929) Plâtre préparatoire au bas-relief (métope) réalisé pour la façade du théâtre des Champs-Elysées à Paris. Isadora Duncan a inspiré l'artiste pour représenter le personnage de droite. Musée Bourdelle www.bourdelle.paris.fr/

Bayerisches Nationalmuseum - German, lion carved in sandstone, Stone Carving, Wood Carving, Sculptures, Lion Sculpture, Turkish Art, Effigy, Medieval Art, Glyphs, Ancient Art

Werke - Gotik

Das 1855 von König Maximilan II. gegründete Bayerische Nationalmuseum zählt zu den großen kunst- und kulturhistorischen Museen in Europa.