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Blue Grotto (Grotta Azzurra) in Capri, Italy .

        The Blue Grotto in Capri (Naples’ Gulf, Italy).         Is it really blue?             ancient postcard, no date.               Carl-Friedrich Seiffert, 1809-1891. … Continue reading

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Italian Renaissance drawings at the British Museum | Le Cabinet de Curiosit├ęs de Madeleine Miranda

http://madeleinemiranda.wordpress.com/2009/08/12/italian-renaissance-drawings-at-the-british-museum/ The British Museum has been showing Italian Renaissance drawings (from the Uffizi, Florence) since last week. Here are a beautiful ‘Head of a Woman’ by Verrocchio (1470) and another one by Leonardo da Vinci (same title and year). Andrea … Continue reading

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