maertyrer:

Jusepe de Ribera - The Head of Saint John the Baptist (1644)

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My studio lights came today and they are super cheap and plastic and I sort of already broke one of them by putting a light bulb in it, but I really just want to stay home from work and take very well lit pictures of my cat all day 

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This large-format, illuminated Timurid copy of the Qur’an is believed to have been produced in Northern India in the ninth century AH / fifteenth CE.

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enchantedsleeper:

Venus and Tannhauser, Laurence Koe

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I used to spend gray mornings in bed, staring at the ceiling of my conversion van, the sound of hard rain on sheetmetal and this album on repeat. The scent of lavender and mugwort and wet asphalt and fresh tobacco, wet ink on white paper.

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Lewis river, Washington

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maertyrer:

Orazio Riminaldi - Martyrdom of St. Cecilia (1630)

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