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Baku is among top 10 most romantic cities of Europe for Valentine's Day trips

“The capital of Azerbaijan combines Art Nouveau style with ultra-modern sights and Middle Age constructions. The Maiden Tower is one of the most interesting sights in Baku with romantic history. Its sightseeing platform looks out over the major part of …

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Tel Aviv Brasserie Named World's Best Designed Restaurant

The building's “envelope” is drawn into the interior of the restaurant, sculpting the seating area and bar, which are richly outfitted with upholstered booths, antique wooden flooring, a deep burgundy-colored bar, multi-hued marble surfaces, and Art …

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Bask in Barcelona's Architectural Heritage

There are numerous destinations that attract visitors for its notable architecture—whether it's Riga, Latvia, for art nouveau architecture; canal houses in Amsterdam from the Dutch Golden Age; or the "painted ladies" Victorian houses in San Francisco.

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ADG Preview: 'Grand Budapest,' 'Imitation Game' to Face Off in Period Film …

That means that in the period film category, production designer Stockhausen's work on The Grand Budapest Hotel—which involved converting an abandoned art nouveau department store in Germany into the title hotel—and Djurkovic's work on the The …

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Art Nouveau Treasure Knocked Down in Moscow

City architectural preservationists are up in arms after the almost complete demolition of a famous Moscow Art Nouveau complex just a few hundred meters from the Kremlin. Privalov House, designed by architect Ernst-Richard Nirnzee at the start of the …

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Ex-Rangers chief Craig Whyte had no fire precautions in place at castle …

Earlier, police officers John Mackintosh and Neil McCallum denied Whyte's earlier claim in the trial that they had told him Hagan and Horan had stolen from previous employers. They also denied that Whyte had told them the pair were trying to poison him.

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Haute couture on DoG Street

It sits there, tucked away on the north side of Duke of Gloucester Street, quietly home to some of Williamsburg's most interesting fashion, jewelry and rare collectible treasures. … Binns also has a close working relationship with Tatiana Faberge …

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4th Annual “Open” Art Exhibition Now Online Ready to View

I am the owner of the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, I am also a fine art photographer and an artist marketing specialist. Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery conducts monthly themed art competitions and art exhibitions for new and emerging …

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ADG Preview: 'Grand Budapest,' 'Imitation Game' to Face Off in Period Film …

That means that in the period film category, production designer Stockhausen's work on The Grand Budapest Hotel—which involved converting an abandoned art nouveau department store in Germany into the title hotel—and Djurkovic's work on the The …

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This Is Probably The Most Beautiful Doctor Who Artwork Ever Created

Doctor Who has given rise to tons of incredible artwork, from Chris Achilleos' book covers to Dave Gibbons' comics to Bill Mudron's art nouveau painting. But for my money, the best Who art of all time is probably the Dalek comic strip that was …

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American Art Nouveau | History of Advertising

American Art Nouveau. The art poster for ads became hugely popular by the 1890s. In 1891 & 92, Grasset designed covers for Harper's magazine. They were designed in Paris and shipped to NY to be bound. Englishman Aubrey Beardsley …

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The bakeries in Valletta of the Order of the Knights of St John

Sometime in the mid-1930s, architect Gustav Romeo Vincenti (1891-1960), who was a great exponent of Art Nouveau in Malta, purchased the entire site and demolished what had remained of the bakeries. In their place he erected a block of apartments, …

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Ponte City

By the time South African photographer Mikhael Subotzky and British artist Patrick Waterhouse came calling, the concrete monstrosity was largely occupied by black residents who moved in following the collapse of apartheid, although many had …

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Alex Monroe Studio

Sliding doors to the workshop open onto the street and allow for interaction with the world, providing a place to extend one's view as a counterpoint to the focused work of the jewellers within. A balcony at the third floor extends the sense of …

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Skiing Posters, Art Nouveau Beauties Lead Swann Galleries February 12 Auction

New York— An outstanding assortment of ski images for American and European cold-weather destinations will be featured in Swann Galleries' annual winter auction of Vintage Posters on February 12. There are also lovely Art Nouveau images, …

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The world's best cities with the worst reputations

They are the meanest streets in the world. Cities that feature in nightly news bulletins rather than double-page spreads. Places where dangers lurk on every corner. Bombs. Assassinations. Crime and poverty. Even for the intrepid traveller, these places …

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2595.00 – ANTIQUE 20thC RARE RUSSIAN FABERGE …

ANTIQUE 20thC RARE RUSSIAN FABERGE SOLID SILVER 4PS SERVING CUTLERY SET C.1910 – Asian Art Fine Art Glass Jewellery Porcelain Russian Art Silver Style Other ANTIQUE 20thC RARE RUSSIAN FABERGE … 0759 5595 079 Description Payment & Shipping Description Antique early 20th Century rare & authentic Imperial Russian, Karl Faberge Solid Silver four-piece serving cutlery […]

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The hard-hitting trends of 2015, from the experts at Decorex SA

"Designers inspired by the simple elegance of the ancient Japanese art of origami are creating beautiful and functional furnishings and accessories that transcend the momentary nature of paper sculpture, making it an integral element in the home …

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Baku is among top 10 most romantic cities of Europe for Valentine's Day trips

“The capital of Azerbaijan combines Art Nouveau style with ultra-modern sights and Middle Age constructions. The Maiden Tower is one of the most interesting sights in Baku with romantic history. Its sightseeing platform looks out over the major part of …

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Met office issue flood warnings for southern Scotland as heavy rain closes in

Like a fairytale from the Disney movie 'Up', Trappe will attempt to make a 2,500-mile solo trip across the Atlantic, dangling from 370 balloons filled with helium. Weather girl Judith Ralston urges Glaswegians to help restore Charles Rennie Mackintosh …

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Typical Art Nouveau gold locket with woman head. (Adin reference: 11180-0032)

http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=11180-0032 Typical Art Nouveau gold locket with woman head brought to you by Adin Antique Jewelry, Antwerp Belgium. Cli…

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh Ladies Half Bangle Watch | Cairn M92C |

http://rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/watches/charles-rennie-mackintosh-watch-m92c/ Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M92C.

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FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN “TRUMPET CONCERTO IN E FLAT MAJOR, 3RD MOVEMENT”, ALISON BALSOM

Jeweller, Peter Carl Faberge created these famous eggs between 1885 and 1917. The eggs are made of precious metals or hard stones with combinations of enamel…

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Dale Tiffany TA90215 Crystal Peony Accent Lamp Antique Golden Sand and Art Glass Shade

Read More http://fave.co/1DMqHhb Dale Tiffany TA90215 Crystal Peony Accent Lamp Antique Golden Sand and Art Glass Shade Dale Tiffany is a world-renowned manu…

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David Brussat, Dr. Downtown: Hallucinogens in Kennedy Plaza

The “upgraded” Kennedy Plaza reopened last week. Riders returned to await buses in the ugly, sterile, glass-and-steel shelters that replace elegant Art Nouveau waiting kiosks. Between the two lines of new shelters along the edges of a widened plaza is …

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Ozzy & Sharon Osbourne proudly display wedding bands while catching a flight …

The flame-haired presenter can currently be seen co-hosting the fourth season of The Talk alongside Sheryl Underwood, Sara Gilbert, Aisha Tyler, and Julie Chen. In addition to coping with Ozzy's addictions, Sharon has survived colon cancer, a double …

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Tips For Collecting Antique Tiffany Jewelry « kidsclothes

Louis Comfort Tiffany with Tiffany and Company began producing beautiful stained glass lamps in the early 20th century. www.buyshoesclothing.cn Over that time many styles of lamp bases and colorful shades were …

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Fife grandad tells how he was enjoying watching lightning storm.. then bolt …

HIS house was turned to rubble after lightning bolt, caused by aftermath of Scottish heatwave, leaving family with uphill task to repair damage. Share; Share; Tweet; +1; Email. George Mcluskie The lightning sparked a blaze which ripped through the roof …

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Scots told to enjoy the sun while it lasts as forecasters warn storms and …

SUN-loving Scots have been told today is their last chance to soak up sizzling weather before storms hit the country – with flood warnings in place for tomorrow. Families enjoyed a blistering weekend when temperatures reached 30C in some areas and the …

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Jiang Wen's Gone with the Bullets shot down by Chinese film-goers

Of late, Jiang Wen's life seems to be imitating his art. It's a tragicomic turn for …. His evoking the social climate of greed in Gone with the Bullets, for example, soon drew accusations from China's nouveau riche that he was mocking them. "I think …

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Scots teenager left destitute as boy credits love of football for keeping him …

Weather girl Judith Ralston urges Glaswegians to help restore Charles Rennie Mackintosh church. BBC presenter Judith is heading up the campaign with a … Police. Watch incredible moment man tackles machete-waving thief after city centre jewellery …

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May faces grilling from MPs: Did she know adviser had leaked bombshell letter …

Theresa May is to be hauled before MPs to face questions over what she knew about a damaging letter leaked by her closest aide to undermine Michael Gove. The Home Secretary – who is seen as a Tory leadership contender – will be asked about her role …

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FRIDAY BOOKS: Who said 'The best recipe for happiness is having a large …

1. After a successful lobbying campaign, which writer is to replace Charles Darwin as the face of the British £10 note, probably from 2017? 2. When the Great Fire of London ripped through the city in September 1666, who received Charles II's orders …

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Considering A Louis Comfort Tiffany Arts Crafts

Men diamond jewellery signify not only agency, but also power, reputation and place in life. Diamond is the considering a louis comfort tiffany arts crafts of men and women born in the month of April and is also employed as …

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