It was New Year’s Day, 1913 and Andrew was bored. Everyone in the house was sleeping off the after-effects of the Ball which his parents insisted on holding every stupid year. 1,073 more words
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The style of painting practiced by les Fauves (French for “wild beasts”) in the early 20th century, associated especially with Henri Matisse and André Derain, whose works emphasized strong, vibrant color and bold brushstrokes over realistic or representational qualities… 143 more words
A man on Kickstarter is trying to raise $6,400 to digitize his father’s album of over 200 photos from World War I. Watch the video for more information and some pictures from the album.
Between classes… (click for much larger image)
by Paula Bosse
I love this photo of Ursuline girls at the fantastically ornate school and convent in Old East Dallas. 96 more words