Magna Graecia: Temp of Athena c500bce ; outer doric, inner ionic (first); stairway to attic like Poseidon; 6x13

Guided tour by coach to Salerno and Paestum. In Medieval times, Salerno was the world capital of medicine: one of the most famous medical texts of that time was the 'Regimen Sanistas Salerni' written in Latin and translated into almost every European

Edouard Manet (French, 1832–1883) | Venice—The Grand Canal (Blue Venice) 1874 | Oil on canvas | Collections of the Shelburne Museum

Édouard Manet - Venice The Grand Canal (Blue Venice), 1874 - Collections of the Shelburne Museum

Hanging Gardens of Babylon.  Beautiful Digital Art.

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one of the wonders that may have been purely legendary.

Dancing Maenad | Dancing Maenad. A female celebrant of the festivals of Dionysos. Marble relief from Pergamon. Hellenistic, late 3rd century BC. Istanbul Archaeological Museum

A female celebrant of the festivals of Dionysos. Marble relief from Pergamon.

European Architecture — Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge #ancientgreekarchitecture

European Architecture — Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge #ancientgreekarchitecture

Virgilio Mago e la leggenda di Castel dell’Ovo I rapporti del grande poeta latino con Neapolis sono moltissimi; la città che ancora ne onora la tomba nel parco di Fuorigrotta che porta il suo nome, presenta due diverse direttrici “d’amore”: quella colta che riguarda la sua prestigiosa opera letteraria, e quella popolare che lo venera quale Mago #casteldell'ovo #esoterismo #virgilio

Virgilio Mago e la leggenda di Castel dell’Ovo I rapporti del grande poeta latino con Neapolis sono moltissimi; la città che ancora ne onora la tomba nel parco di Fuorigrotta che porta il suo nome, presenta due diverse direttrici “d’amore”: quella colta che riguarda la sua prestigiosa opera letteraria, e quella popolare che lo venera quale Mago #casteldell'ovo #esoterismo #virgilio

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Classical Greece and Ancient Greek Warfare - Farnese Atlas Holding the Celestial Sphere

Sarcophagus of the Muses. First half of the second century AD. Roman Art | Louvre Museum

Sarcophagus of the Muses CE Found on the Ostian Way in Rome, in Vigna Monciatti, in the early eighteenth century Rome Pentelic marble (Attica), high and low relief H.

In the heart of downtown Dallas sits the Nasher Sculpture Center, which houses a museum dedicated to displaying 20th century sculpture, but the real attraction is the open air garden filled as well with gorgeous modern sculpture. As you walk through, its almost like accidentally finding a piece of art built by Giacometti or Barbara Hepworth amidst the trees.

PHOTOS: Most Beautiful Museum Gardens Around The World

In the heart of downtown Dallas sits the Nasher Sculpture Center, which houses a museum dedicated to displaying 20th century sculpture, but the real attraction is the open air garden filled as well with gorgeous modern sculpture. As you walk through, its almost like accidentally finding a piece of art built by Giacometti or Barbara Hepworth amidst the trees.

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