The Farming Year by Pauline Baynes
The Farming Year, painted in the style of a medieval stained glass window by Pauline Baynes, showing the agricultural activities of a farmer of the Middle Ages month by month. In the centre a man with three faces feasts on the fruits of a year's toil at a festive table.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Papuan Man wearing a gibi-gibi - Wonar village
Papuan Man wearing a gibi-gibi - Wonar (or Wonari) village, Cape Nelson District, North-Eastern Division, Papua New Guinea. Such garb used to frighten the enemy was part of the warfare tactics employed by tribal people in this region. Date: circa 1920s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Greek art. Turkey. Edge of the lid of a sarcophagus
Greek art. Turkey. Edge of the lid of a sarcophagus. Terracotta. Late 6th century B.C. It comes from the necropolis of Clazomene (now Turkey). At the top is depicted a battle scene and in the lower two lions attacking a boar. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York. United States.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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