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Antique Jewelry: Your New Fashion Statement

Antique Jewelry: Your New Fashion Statement

There is some sort of unspoken romanticism with antique jewelry. As humans, we have lived through thousands of years, each decade and century adding another fascinating chapter to the history books. This evolution of designs and materials has led us to the ...

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The Mystery of the Voynich Manuscript

The Mystery of the Voynich Manuscript

The legendary Voynich Manuscript is a Holy Grail for historiographers and linguists. This mysterious book was written in the unknown language during the Italian Renaissance. On the pages of Voynich Manuscript, you may see the zodiac signs, plants, astronomic symbols, ...

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Shipping Ceramics: Packing Tips

Shipping Ceramics: Packing Tips

When you are buying antiques made of ceramics and want to ship them, you may experience some difficulties. This material is fragile, so the risk to break the 11th-century vase into little pieces scales up massively. What should you do ...

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Meet the Virtual Version of The Atlantic Code

Meet the Virtual Version of The Atlantic Code

An information design agency from Milan called “The Visual Agency,” which specializes in data visualization and infographics, has presented an interesting project to honor the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci. The agency’s designers developed a concept ...

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$170 Million for “Judith Beheading Holofernes”

$170 Million for “Judith Beheading Holofernes”

The large canvas artwork “Judith Beheading Holofernes,” which, according to some experts, was created by Italian artist Caravaggio, can be put up for sale this summer. Despite the fact that art experts have not come to a consensus about the ...

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A Renaissance Sculpture Was Attributed to Michelangelo

A Renaissance Sculpture Was Attributed to Michelangelo

The terracotta pieta discovered two decades ago turned out to be a real treasure. Art critics, who have done a long detective work, proved that the exquisite terracotta figure of Mary with Christ in her arms is, indeed, the work ...

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Herculaneum’s Archaeological Museum Is Finally Open

Herculaneum’s Archaeological Museum Is Finally Open

Although Herculaneum is not as popular among tourists as neighboring Pompeii, the archaeological value of the local excavations is equally high. The building for the Herculaneum’s Archaeological Museum was ready more than 40 years ago, but only recently the Antiquarium has opened ...

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Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition at the Louvre Museum

Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition at the Louvre Museum

This year promises to be rich and productive for the world’s art scene. In 2019, the art world will widely celebrate the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, and the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt’s, while the celebration ...

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Where to Buy Exceptional Russian Art & Icons?

Where to Buy Exceptional Russian Art & Icons?

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Russian art? Matryoshka dolls? Or maybe very distinctive onion-domed church architecture? These are perhaps the most popular examples, but the truth is that Russian art is much ...

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Gorgeous Collection of Antique Art Works Exhibited at The Louvre

Gorgeous Collection of Antique Art Works Exhibited at The Louvre

The collection of antique art works previously owned by Giovanni Pietro Campana was put together at the one of the world’s famous art galleries – The Louvre. One hundred sixty years ago, it was divided between Russia, France, and Great ...

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