A few pictures from from the soon to be published book by Stephen Ellcock, “All Good Things: A Treasury of Images to Uplift the Spirits and Reawaken”. Out online and in book shops this Autum.
Mosiac Plaque with Satyr Glass cane plague, 99 BCE-25 CE
‘The Night – Blooming Cereus’, an engraving by Robert Dunkarton and Abraham Pether , after a painting by Philip Reinagle from ‘The Temple of Flora, or, Garden of the botanist, poet, painter, and philosopher’ by Robert Thornton , 1812
Priest Wearing the Mask of Anubis, detail of a fresco from the Temple of Isis, Villa of Mysteries Pompeii.
Gold repousse mask, Peru, Chan-Chan, Chimu, 1100-1500 CE