Category: art

ancientanimalart: Roman wall painting of chari…

ancientanimalart:

Roman wall painting of charioteer and horses

from Augusta Raurica (Augst, Switzerland)

via-appia: Eruption of the Volcano Vesuvius, …

via-appia:

Eruption of the Volcano Vesuvius, 1821

J.C. Dahl (1788 – 1857)

malemalefica:

malemalefica:

Coliseo, Roma

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The mosaic from the apse of Santa Maria Magg…

The mosaic from the apse of Santa Maria Maggiore by Jacopo Torriti, completed in 1296. Rome, Italy. 

Mosaic from the apse of Santa Maria Maggiore…

Mosaic from the apse of Santa Maria Maggiore depicting Christ crowning the Virgin. Rome, Italy. 

Detail of the bronze Baldacchino in St. Peter&…

Detail of the bronze Baldacchino in St. Peter’s basilica, made from a design by Bernini between 1624-1633. Vatican, Rome, 🇮🇹

The bronze Baldacchino in St. Peter’s …

The bronze Baldacchino in St. Peter’s basilica, made from a design by Bernini between 1624-1633. Vatican, Rome, Italy. 

Beautiful drawing of Alexander the Great by Vi…

Beautiful drawing of Alexander the Great by Vincenzo Gemito.

Detail of a colossal statue of Antinous as D…

Detail of a colossal statue of Antinous as Dionysos Osiris, marble, Roman, Vatican Museums, Rome, Italy.