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Francesco Guardi - The Metropolitan Museum of Art 53.225.3. Fantastic Landscape (c. 1765)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 155.6 x 189.2 cm. Nr.: 53.225.3. Source: http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/search-the-collections/436594?img=2. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Francesco Guardi

Germany returns 18th-century painting to Poland decades after Nazis looted it for Hitler's 'Fuehrer Museum'

An 18th-century painting looted by the Nazis for Adolf Hitler’s ‘Fuehrer Museum’ was handed back to Poland on Monday, a move Germany hopes will revive thorny talks over a vast trove of historical documents that Berlin wants to recover from Poland. 268 more words

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Carnival of Venice Italy 2014: Elaborate Masks and Costumes Prevail for Mardi Gras

Plan to attend the Carnival of Venice. The 2014 Venetian Carnival runs until the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday which is known “Mardi Gras”.

There are so many exciting events, check the… 489 more words

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