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Hatshepsut

This is photograph of a statue of the female pharaoh Hatshepsut in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The entire room is filled with statues of her. I suppose we have so many because “Hatshepsut has been called the most accomplished pharaoh at promoting her accomplishments.”  

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Subtlety

This is probably the least ostentatious piece of artwork in the Caesers Palace Hotel in Las Vegas. I quite like it, including the way the image is broken into 4 pieces, creating black horizontal lines across the statue’s face. It would probably not be considered subtle in any other context, but here, it earns the […]

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