Art History and Pop Culture

mexq:

from The Burmese Harp / ビルマの竪琴 Biruma no tategoto (Kon Ichikawa, 1956)

If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.
- H.L.Mencken (via tierradentro)

smartgirlsattheparty:

womenrockscience:

Stunning images of graduates from the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel University). The University was founded in 1850 and is one of the first institutions in the world to train women in medicine and offer them an M.D degree.

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Thanks to Drexel University for maintaining the archives:http://archives.drexelmed.edu/

Smart Girl Doctors!

mini-girlz:

Ancient Greek Terracotta Figure of a Goddess

Greek Hellenistic pottery figure of a goddess

Dated from 100 BC

Measurements  Height: 13cm   Width: 9cm   Height: 18cm

via > antiques.com

mini-girlz:

Ancient Greek Terracotta Figure of a Goddess

Greek Hellenistic pottery figure of a goddess

Dated from 100 BC

Measurements  Height: 13cm   Width: 9cm   Height: 18cm

via > antiques.com

bloodonmyteeth:

Spot on. Despite the fact that I have been doing so well over the past six months, this still brings tears to my eyes.

Truth

bloodonmyteeth:

Spot on. Despite the fact that I have been doing so well over the past six months, this still brings tears to my eyes.

Truth