The Winged Victory of Samothrace
also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a 2nd century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. H.W. Janson described it as “the greatest masterpiece of Hellenistic sculpture.”
Several places here…
“Young Lady In a Boat”, 1870, James Tissot. (via)
A detail of an illustration by Brian Froud of Titania and Bottom from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. My scan.
pointless angry update: If I have to hear “I like poop”, I’m a banana”, you’re my favorite” or her getting into my personal space, anything along those lines again, I swear nothing on this Earth will save her (my roommate).
Elizabeth, the Golden Age + Interiors.
I woke up from a nap in an extremely foul mood and I am NOT willing to put up with my one roommate when I’m in that kind of thing; she said something that for some reason really made that worse and now everything she does is just irritating as heck. “no I don’t want to watch your stupid video leave me alone” the musical.