No one before Bernini had managed to make marble so carnal. In his nimble hands it would flatter and stream, quiver and sweat. His figures weep and shout, their torses twist and run, and arch themselves in spasms of intense sensation. He could, like an alchemist, change one material into another - marble into trees, leaves, hair, and, of course, flesh.
- Simon Schama’s Power of Art. Bernini
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Night View of Saruwakacho
Kinryūzan Temple, Asakusa
The Dyers’ Street in Kanda
Shrines in Snowy Mountains
THE LITTLE TERRor
For the horse lovers:) by Picturegirl
the thing he says in Spanish is
"You are using this translation software incorrectly. Please consult the manual."