"Moshe Tamir (1924-2004) was an Israeli painter. Born in the USSR, he immigrated to Israel (then Palestine) in 1927. After his death his widow had given his works to the Presler Private Museum in Tel Aviv. Yigal Presler, the owner, is devoted to the preservation of Israeli art. He kindly gave his permission to use ‘Mother and Child’ on the cover of my book. This picture is called: There is a prophet in his land." (Emanuela Rubinstein)
Early Victorian Dress Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk, trimmed with silk braid, lined with cotton, hand-sewn
FCBTC / British - The cut-away coat remained formal daywear for men until the This example has long tight sleeves, puffed at the shoulder, a style typical of the period The roll collar has an M-shape notch, introduced about and a waist seam.
Stockton & Darlington Railway: Stockton & Darlington Railway, in England, first railway in the world to operate freight and passenger service with steam traction. In 1821 George Stephenson, who had built
A fascinating late Victorian view of Brunel's London Paddington station before it was extended on the east side with a fourth roof span. The train is in platform 6 and the view is towards the buffer stops.
woman-holding-mirror-on-grass-reflection. self-portrait of photographer Laura Williams, an artist from Cambridge, UK. The mirror illusion was achieved in post-production using Photoshop with the idea of being ‘invisible’ or ‘transparent’.