“Le talisman” (3024×4033) by Paul Serusier under the guidance of Paul Gauguin. There is currently an exhibition at the Musée D’Orsay on this picture and the other Post Impressionist (Nabis) pictures which it influenced.

“Le talisman” (3024×4033) by Paul Serusier under the guidance of Paul Gauguin. There is currently an exhibition at the Musée D’Orsay on this picture and the other Post Impressionist (Nabis) pictures which it influenced.

Image of a Balinese (Puputan), ritual mass suicide to avoid facing the humiliation of surrender. The image depicts the Raja of Buleleng and 400 of his followers committing suicide in the palace knowing that they wouldn’t stand a chance against the invading Dutch, Le Petit Journal, 1849. [1717×2226]

Image of a Balinese (Puputan), ritual mass suicide to avoid facing the humiliation of surrender. The image depicts the Raja of Buleleng and 400 of his followers committing suicide in the palace knowing that they wouldn’t stand a chance against… Continue Reading

Val Thorens, Savoie, le plus grand domaine skiable au monde — Val Thorens, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France, world’s largest ski resort at dusk [1920×1280]

Val Thorens, Savoie, le plus grand domaine skiable au monde — Val Thorens, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France, world’s largest ski resort at dusk [1920×1280]