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Today in History: The discovery of the statue of Venus de Milo.

One Hundred and ninety-eight years ago today, on the April 8th 1820, the statue of Venus de Milo was discovered by a farmer called Yorgos Kentrotas, inside a buried niche in the ancient city ruins, on the island of Milos (currently Tripiti) in the Aegean Sea. 180 more words

History

Classicism to Surrealism: Dali’s Venus with Drawers

On the 8th of April 1820, the statue of Venus de Milo was discovered by a peasant called Yorgos Kentrotas within a buried niche in the ancient city ruins of Milos (currently Tripiti) in the Aegean. 865 more words

Art

A- Alexandros of Antioch...A-Z Challenge.

As you may recall, I am taking part in the 2018 A-Z Challenge, and my theme is Letters to Dead Artists. Today, I am launching off with… 1,093 more words

Blogging From A-Z April Challenge

The Underestimated Richelieu Wing in Museum of Louvre

Ever since people talk about the Museum of Louvre, Denon Wing always the first and the highly recommended since three pieces of the most valuable art objects are gathered here: … 629 more words

Travel

You Want Me to Write About What?

“Write a funny post about boobs,” suggested a friend recently. “It would really cheer me up,” she said.

“I can’t even say the word,” I told her. 484 more words

Humor

It's Easy to Get Louvre Along the Way

It’s been eight months since our trip to Paris. Eight months since I ticked the Louvre off my bucket list. Four months since I did my last intallment. 1,468 more words

Paris