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Apollo and Daphne Jakob Auer (ca. 1645 - 1706) Vienna, before 1688 Ivory In his Metamorphoses, Ovid tells of the nymph Daphne, who eluded the desires of the sun god Apollo by turning herself into a laurel tree (Greek daphne, laurel).The two-figure group depicts the beginning of this transformation. In travel reports from the Baroque period, this virtuoso piece of carving was already considered a major work of the Viennese imperial treasury.
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koichialtair:

The Cahill-Keyes “Real-world” map.
Gene Keyes 1978-80.
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annieaoife:


Beautiful Adobe Caslon type specimen from Two Times Elliott.
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Opaque  by  andbamnan