Two more photographs of the roundel by Andrea Della Robbia being offered at auction later this week. Our research uncovered that it was commissioned by Alfonso II, King of Naples, for Poggio Reale, which was abandoned soon after its creation when Charles VIII’s forces invaded Italy and Charles helped himself to Alfonso’s extensive treasures.
#MMonday : Read the latest on #ProjectE36M3 via the link in my profile. Teaser: I had to order a bunch of new #BMW parts for Emelia!
#Repost @bmwcca: #MMonday : #Roundel Weekly Editor @NathanRisch gives us an update on his Project #E36#M3 as he takes stock of what needs to be fixed.
Dieser #Kreistanz mit sieben leicht bekleideten Schönheiten ist seit dem Altertum bekannt - ein oft benutztes Motiv in Malerei, #Zeichnung , Musik und Dichtung. "Women - A pictorial archive from 19th century sources", (copyright free), by Jim Harter, 1978. #Kunst#Tanz
This #roundel with seven scantily dressed beauties has been known since antiquity - a much-used motive in painting, #drawing , music and poetry. "Women, A pictorial archive from the 19th century sources, (copyright free), by Jim Harter, 1978. #art#dance