Love the musical print and matching gloves of this Elsa Schiaparelli evening dress, circa Fall Music was the theme for the fall collection. A working music box is present inside the belt buckle of this ensemble. Image from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Ancient Egyptian music notation From a set of 6 parchments described by German musicologist Hans Hickmann in his 1956 book Musicologie Pharaonique as dating from the to centuries C. Colors are presumed to indicate pitch and size to indicate duration.
mastery-art-perfection-beauty: thenewmanhattanite: Audience at gala on the last night in the old Metropolitan Opera House before the company moved to new home at Lincoln Center. April, Photograph by Henry Groskinsky. (via TumbleOn)