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Renaissance art: a matter of perspective

The Ambassadors, painting by Hans Holbein the Younger - his work is spectacular and holds up in the originals - wow!!

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from V and A Collections

The Christ Child Asleep

Bernardino Luini - Detail from Le sommeil de l'enfant Jesus

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Michelangelo, "Giuditta e Oloferne, 1508 ca, affresco, Cappella Sistina, Città del Vaticano, particolare

Although Harry Potter and his schoolmates board the Hogwarts Express at King's Cross Station, the exterior used in the films was in fact the...

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from BBC News

Historic hall showcases costumes

Omg Elizabethan, Tudor style royal, regal gold, red fabric, large stand up collar with pearls. Huge collar, and skirt. nice Feather fan.

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A locket containing eight family portrait miniatures. circa 1600 Dutch School. It holds eight portraits of the same family, possibly copied from large portraits, as they span several decades in terms of dress.

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Slate Grey Medieval Hooded Dress made in velvet and taffeta, Dawns Medieval Dresses, Something a Riverlands Lady would wear

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