Wearable gold coinage.
Coin Belt, A.D. 385-400, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum.
looks like Versace circa 1992
i remember that one of the classes offered when i was in middle school was a calligraphy class. i thought it’d be a waste of time back then, but i really wish i’d taken it. not just because Steve Jobs has vetted it, but i’m sure it’ll soon be a lost art.
Isaac Julien’s Ten Thousand Waves (2010) at MoMA
damn, everyone shoots on that lot.
Lubieniecki, Stanisław (1623-1675) Stanislai de Lubienietz Lubieniecii Rolitsii Theatrum cometicum, duabus partibus constans …
The entire thing has been digitized at http://www.polona.pl/item/238631/
Iconic historical stage designs for The Queen of the Night sequence from Mozart’s “Magic Flute” - the first image by Karl Friedrich Schinkel in 1815, the second by Simon Quaglio in 1818 (x)
This makes me appreciate the production design of Amadeus even more.