Artistic Visions: Western Sculpture of the Renaissance
Join us Saturday mornings in May at Eastern for a four-part series exploring the development of Western culture as reflected in the sculpture of the age.
Egyptian-Roman Lady Mummy Portrait Poster by Ben Morales-Correa
Egyptian-Roman Lady Mummy Portrait poster by Ben Morales-Correa. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
Detail of Michelangelo’s David, sculpted between 1501-1504. Marble. Located in the Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, Italy. Photo found on Pinterest, but ultimate source unknown.
Roma Aeterna 🏛 (@ValeriaAugusta8)
The latest Tweets from Roma Aeterna 🏛 (@ValeriaAugusta8). Maître de conférences en Histoire romaine @UBS_universite. Culture politique, traditions familiales et mémoire de la noblesse républicaine. France
First-of-its-Kind Mummy Study Reveals Clues to Girl’s Story
Who is she, this little mummy girl? Northwestern University scientists and students are working to unravel some of her mysteries, including how her body was prepared 1,900 years ago in Egypt, what items she may have been buried with, the quality of her bones and what material is present in her brain cavity.
Mummy Mia: the Fayum Mummy Portraits
By Jocelyn Hitchcock, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom A mummy, a vampire, and Frankenstein's Monster walk into a bar... and order a classic Hollywood horror trope. Throughout the years, mummies have been cinematic vehicles for fear, leading to a widely held belief that Egyptian mummies were