Richard Brody on Whit Stillman’s 1994 comic drama “Barcelona”: http://nyr.kr/1tXSOVN
“The story of two young American men in Spain—a naval officer and a businessman—and the young Spanish women they meet depends inextricably on the politics that they encounter with their new friends, and friends of friends, and friendly enemies, and just plain enemies.”
Maya women hairstyles and headwear in the Classic period (c.600-900). Based on primary sources: vase paintings, murals, ceramics, figurines, bone carvings, stelae etc.
Modráček, 1900, Vojtěch Preissig. Czech (1873 - 1944)
- Color Etching, Paper -
Corsican vendetta knife with floral detail
che la mia ferita sia mortale
"may my wound be deadly"
Cameo made from a pebble
Roman, 2nd or 3rd century AD
With Greek inscription : “Wherever you are, remember me (and) the love (I bear you)”