Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Virgin and Child in Majesty, 1150–1200 French; Made in Auvergne Walnut with paint, gesso, and linen This type of sculpture, with the Christ Child seated in the Virgin's lap in a frontal pose, is known as a Sedes Sapientiae (Throne of Wisdom). These seemingly straightforward images convey complex theological ideas. Mary serves as Christ's throne.

Etsyfrom Etsy

Fetish2

Clayrew. fetish 2

Figure of a Dog. Eastern Han dynasty (25–220). China. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Stanley Herzman, in memory of Adele Herzman, 1991 (1991.253.1) #dogs

Pongolini Giuseppe, Theme: "The unusual expressiveness of pain". Pain as revolutionary part of a tame society.