turkish tulip

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Robe belonging to Sultan Murad III (1574-1595)

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GINA DI BERNARDO IN THE GIORGIO ARMANI 1987 CAMPAIGN

Giorgio Armani Fall 1987 | Photo: Aldo Fallai

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anywhere is good

Anywhere is good Benito Caetano

Anywhere is good ~ Benito Caetano

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Pegasus

Pegasus

Prometheus

Prometheus | Sculptures by Jaromír Gargulák

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grundriss kapelle

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A small family chapel in rural Austria has a white concrete shell and glass gable walls, allowing views right through the building to the rolling countryside beyond | via Dezeen

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giubbilei’s september garden

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In September, the fluffy purple Joe Pye weed, the lacy white tops of milk parsley and the pale violet spires of persicaria. Garden designed by Luciano Giubbilei. Photography: Andrew Montgomery | via NYT

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lapis lazuli cup

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A lapis lazuli cup with gold mountings from Florence, circa 1600

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st mary’s in tokyo

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St. Mary’s Cathedral in Tokyo originally built in 1899 was devastated in a Second World War air raid. Rebuilt in the early 1960s, architect Kenzo Tange created a soaring bell tower flanked by two wings of curving steel-clad concrete. The cathedral’s nave, with its 60-foot-high walls, is mostly illuminated by natural light. Photos: Anthony Cotsifas | via NYT

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sekimoto leaves

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Photo by Jun-ichi Sekimoto

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swing XIV

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Childhood ~ Ghazale Ghazanfari

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