7.7.20

Naples


 Caspar Andriaans van Wittel  view-of-naples

 Carmichael  The Bay of Naples

 Achenbach, Oswald bay of Naples

 the-bay-of-naples-oswald-achenbach

Thomas Stuart Smith    A Road on the Coast, West of Naples

5.7.20

Ship of Fools


  Thomas Bühler (1957-), Das Narrenschiff (Ship of Fools)

 Anthony Pilbro (b.1954)   Ship of Fools

Pieter_van_der_Heyden_The Blue Barge_Rijksmuseum_version_01

Franz Sedlacek (1891–1945), Das Narrenschiff (Ship of Fools) (1930
 Albrecht Durer  stultifera navi

3.7.20

Farmers by Henry la thangue


 henry la thangue   Feeding Chickens

In_The_Orchard_by_Henry_Herbert_La_Thangue_Q32

Henry_Herbert_La_Thangue_-_The_Last_Furrow_1895

The-Haywain-1889-Henry-Herbert-La-Thangue-oil-painting-1

 Provencal-Spring-1903-Henry-Herbert-La-Thangue-

1.7.20

Islamic medicine


Caesarean_section_Naqvi_1

Caesarean_section_Naqvi_2   Rustem’s birth by Nursel Uvendire (Original source Shahnama-i Firdawsī, Turk-Islam Exhibits Museum, Istanbul, MS 1955

late ninth century, a leading physician and polymath Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi helped establish a bimaristan—hospital—in Baghdad

pharmacy01  Medical flasks and bottles can be seen in this Ottoman manuscript about the Islamic market, medicine and pharmacy. (Source)

Caesarean_section_Naqvi_3

29.6.20

Mills


Meindert_Hobbema_-_Watermill_-_Toledo

 John constable  The Mill Stream

 The Old Red Mill by Jasper F. Cropsey

Georges_Michel_-_Mills_at_Montmartre_-_WGA15125

the-old-mill-Bob-Ross

27.6.20

Lady Macbeth


Lady_Macbeth_Cattermole

Macbeth And Banquo-Witches  Théodore Chassériau

Macbeth_and_the_Witches_(Barker,_1830)

Macbeth_and_the_witches_(Romney_1785)

Three_Witches_(scene_from_Macbeth)_by_William_Rimmer

24.6.20

Asclepius


 fresco-from-Pompeii-depicting-Apollo-Chiron-Asclepius

 John William Waterhouse-ASickChildBroughtIntotheTempleOfAesculapius

sebastiano-ricci_asclepius-appears-to-the-sick-in-a-dream

Giovanni Tognolli (1786-1862), The Finding of Aesculapius

mosaic of the arrival of Asklepios on Kos, with Hippocrates to the left, and an inhabitant of Kos to the right.

23.6.20

American canoes


dangerous-encounter-phillip-goodwin

  Shooting the Rapids, depicting a crew of voyageurs, was painted by Frances Anne Hopkins in 1879

 Frances Anne Hopkins, Canoes in a Fog, Lake Superior, 1869, Glenbow Museum, Calgary

man-and-woman-fishing-frank-stick

 george-alexander-frazer-title-breakfast-on-the-north-shore-of-lake-huron-1825

21.6.20

American canoes


dangerous-encounter-phillip-goodwin

 Shooting the Rapids, depicting a crew of voyageurs, was painted by Frances Anne Hopkins in 1879

Frances Anne Hopkins, Canoes in a Fog, Lake Superior, 1869, Glenbow Museum, Calgary

 man-and-woman-fishing-frank-stick

 george-alexander-frazer-title-breakfast-on-the-north-shore-of-lake-huron-1825

19.6.20

Countries


L. Prang & Co.  A scene of Christopher Columbus bidding farewell to the Queen of Spain on his departure for the New World, August 3, 1492

Marco Polo traveling miniature from the book The Travels of Marco Polo (Il milione),

Milo Winter (1914)  Sinbad the Sailor

sexy-temple-arcanico-smith

 Josephine Linggar (b1943, Jember, East Java, Indonesia)

17.6.20

Outlook by Louis-Aston-Knight


 Country-Women-After-Fishing-On-A-Summers-Day-landscape-Louis-Aston-Knight

Country-Women-After-Fishing-On-A-Summer-Afternoon-landscape-Louis-Aston-Knight

Sunny-Afternoon-on-the-Canal-landscape-Louis-Aston-Knight

 A-Flowering-Vine-Along-A-Winding-Stream-landscape-Louis-Aston-Knight

 Houses-by-the-River-landscape-Louis-Aston-Knight