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The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
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Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
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Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
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23 Jan van Eyck's celebrated painting, Giovanni Arnolfini and His
Arnolfini Portrait, The Arnolfini Wedding Portrait, and The. Arnolfini Double Portrait are the most common of these. And along with the painting's many titles has ...
Art and Design
their gestures, and the overall meaning of the work. The stream of ... began with Erwin Panofsky's article, “Jan Van Eyck's Arnolfini Portrait.
Jan van Eyck's Arnolfini Portrait - Monoskop
Jun 14, 2004 JAN VAN EYCK'S ARNOLFINI PORTRAIT ... unanimously acknowledged to be the portrait .... fairly often as an attribute or symbol of Faith,10.
the arnolfini portrait - National Gallery
is stunning portrait reminds us that artistic innovation was by no means ... symbol of their fidelity. ...
The Arnolfini double portrait: a simple solution.
Sep 1, 2003 The Arnolfini double portrait: a simple solution. Author: Koster, Margaret ... symbolism is unknown to modern viewers is hidden).

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Portrait with a thousand secrets: The mystery behind a masterpiece
The Arnolfini portrait by Jan van Eyck is one of the most popular masterpieces in London's National Gallery. ... The fruit and its blossom were symbols of love and marriage, and doctors recommended that oranges be carried in order to stave off the plague.
In Europe and America, Migrants Reach the Art World
In Kader Attia's installation “The Dead Sea,” a wave seems to have left behind a sinister cargo: jeans, sweaters and T-shirts, all in shades of blue and eerily empty, as if “the sea had rejected them,” the artist says.
The 18 Most Appalling International Art World Scandals of 2015
Here's a quick guide to some of the more scandalous news reports that have happened over the course of this year. The stabbing victim at Art Basel in Miami Beach. Photo: Rudy Perez, courtesy the Miami Herald.
These Renaissance Artists Took Art Out of the Church and into the Home
Jan Van Eyck was also innovative in his use of subject matter, as demonstrated in his Arnolfini Wedding Portrait (ca. 1434).
10 paintings with hidden meanings

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Arnolfini Portrait - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Arnolfini Portrait is an oil painting on oak panel dated 1434 by the Early .... symbols: the question of disguised symbolism in Jan van Eyck's Arnolfini Portrait.
Arnolfini Portrait, Jan Van Eyck: Interpretation, Analysis
Arnolfini Portrait (1434), Jan Van Eyck: Evaluation and Pictures of Flemish Oil Painting.
Jan Van Eyck's "The Arnolfini Portrait" - a close look | Gail Sibley
Oct 13, 2013 Jan Van Eyck's painting, "The Arnolfini Portrait," completed in 1434, continues to ... Almost every object depicted is in some way symbolic of the ...
The Arnolfini portrait by Jan van Eyck: The mystery behind a
Sep 17, 2011 The Arnolfini portrait by Jan van Eyck is one of the most popular masterpieces in London's National Gallery. It has become a symbol of ...
Jan Van Eyck and the Arnolfini Wedding Portrait | Art History
Feb 15, 2010 Jan Van Eyck and the Arnolfini Wedding Portrait ... “The small dog may simply be a pet, but it serves also as a symbol of fidelity, and its rare ...

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