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The Takenouchi Manuscripts and the Story of Humanity Never Told

The Takenouchi Manuscripts and the Story of Humanity Never Told

The Takenouchi manuscripts are a set of mysterious documents that were rewritten by a man named Takenouchino Matori 1,500 years ago in a mixture of Japanese and Chinese characters, transcribed from ev

The ancestor of the Universal Exhibitions

The ancestor of the Universal Exhibitions

The Exhibition of French Industry Products in the Cour Carrée.ANONYMETable and toilet chair.DESARNAUD-CHARPENTIER Rosalie (1782 - 1871) Close Title: The Exhibition of French Industry Products in the Cour Carrée.Author: ANONYME (-) Creation date: 1801Date represented: 1801Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Storage place: Carnavalet museum (Paris) websiteContact copyright: © Photo library of the Museums of the City of Paris - Photo Ladetsite webImage reference: 1991 CAR 0753 / D 06002 The Exhibition of French Industry Products in the Cour Carrée.

Colbert

Colbert

Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683), minister © Château de Versailles, dist. RMN - Grand Palais / Christophe Fouin Date of publication: March 2015 Inspector of Academy Deputy Academic Director Historical background A reception portrait at the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture Received at the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture in 1663, the Bellifontain painter Claude Lefebvre did not produce his reception piece, a work imposed by the Academy on its future members, until a few years later.

The scourge of tuberculosis

The scourge of tuberculosis

A great scourge tuberculosis.GALAIS F. The hygiene visitor will show you the path to health.LEROUX Auguste (1871 - 1954) Crush tuberculosis and save childhood.A great scourge tuberculosis. © Collections La ContemporaineLa visitor hygiene program will show you the way to health. © Collections La ContemporaineCloseTitle: Crush tuberculosis and save childhood.

The Coronation Ceremony of the British Monarchy

The Coronation Ceremony of the British Monarchy

The coronation ceremony of the British monarchy as we know it today involves many elements that have been a part of the pageantry ever since the 11th century CE. Such features of the ceremony carried...

Leon Trotsky in 1914

Leon Trotsky in 1914

After two years in Siberia Trotsky managed to escape and eventually reached Vienna where he joined forces with Adolf Joffe to publish the journal, Pravda. Trotsky was now seen as one of the most important figures in the Russian revolutionary movement.