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J van der Heyden (circa 1920)

A Javanese boy passes a batik shop by J van der Heyden (circa 1920)

Sir Henry Raeburn, (British, 1756–1823). The Drummond Children, ca.1808–9. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness, 1950 (50.145.31) #kids

Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837–1883). Springtime, 1873. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Steven and Alexandra Cohen, 2012 (2012.575)

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux). Manuel Osorio Manrique de Zuñiga (1784–1792). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jules Bache Collection, 1949 (49.7.41) #kids

Robert Peckham, (American, 1785–1877). The Raymond Children, ca. 1838. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, 1966 (66.242.27) #kids

Sir John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896). Portia (Kate Dolan), 1886. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund, 1906 (06.1328) #reddress

F. Luis Mora (American (born Uruguay), 1874–1940). Mrs. F. Luis Mora and Her Sister, 1902. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Margaret and Raymond J. Horowitz, 1965 (65.237)

Alexandre Cabanel (French, 1823–1889). Echo, 1874. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mary Phelps Smith, in memory of her husband, Howard Caswell Smith, 1965 (65.258.1) | In Greek mythology Echo is the beautiful nymph who falls in love with Narcissus, a handsome youth who loves only his own reflection.

Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837–1883). The Storm, 1880. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887 (87.15.134)

Thomas Anshutz (American, 1851–1912). A Rose, 1907. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Marguerite and Frank A. Cosgrove Jr. Fund, 1993 (1993.324)

The Aesop for Children illustrated by Milo Winter (by docarelle via Flickr)

Japanese National Treasure, Hanka Shiyui statue 半跏思惟像(中宮寺)

Petruk

Plentong Batik Factory, Jogjakarta / Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia

Batik - Indonesia

Bagong

Costume design for the ballet Blue Sultana Scheherazade by Léon Samoilovitch Bakst

Ivory color Chinese porcelain first produced in Dehua Kiln in Fujian Province in the Ming Dynasty

Mahabharata

Gareng