Byzantine spirituality

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Byzantine mosaics of the Martorana (Church of St. Mary of the Admiral) in Palermo, Sicily. Under the reign of King Roger, the Martorana was founded in 1143 by his high admiral George Antiochenos. The church Saint Maria dell’ Ammiraglio was … Continue reading

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

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René Jules Lalique’s glass panels in the Orient Express (1927), interior of the Orient Express with Lalique floral design on Wood walls, Orient Express symbol and Ghost gown. The murder on the Orient Express is an Agatha Christie’s novel (1934). … Continue reading

Happy Easter !

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Most of the easter ornaments (birds, bunnies) are from the French house Villeroy & Boch. The bunnies are adorable and poetic. The design remides me the British illustrator Beatrix Potter.