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Pentti Sarpaneva

Although I usually post on paintings, I’ve fixated lately on modernist jewelry. This example by Pentti Sarpaneva is a great inspiration. The creation of modernist jewelry is described by Philip K Dick in a breathtaking way in his novel The Man in the High … Continue reading

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Joos van Cleve paints Elenora

Joos van Cleve, c. 1530, Portrait of Elenora, Queen of France. van Cleve was active in Antwerp, Netherlands, around 1511 to 1540. Combined traditional Netherlandish with Renaissance painting styles. Stunning record of jewelry and costume.

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