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Funeral Portrait of Diogenes the Flute Player, Arsinoë (Hawara), Egypt c.150 CE

Long before realistic portrait painting developed in Europe in the Renaissance, Roman-Egyptian artists did striking likenesses in wax on limewood. These Fayum funeral portraits date from around 100 CE.

Minoan Art-1600 BC-Crete,

Thera, Akrotiri-Xeste Detail from the Adorants fresco: woman holding a necklace. Museum of Prehistoric Thera. Hellenic Ministry of Culture/ARF.

The Nativity Church in Bethlehem built over the grotto where Jesus was born.

The Nativity Church in Bethlehem built over the grotto where Jesus was born On the ceilings hang Chandeliers and on the walls are fragments of mosaic. This building is the oldest standing church in the Holy Land

Pest Buda látképe - Ligeti Antal

Pest Buda látképe - Ligeti Antal

"Phlebas the Phoenician,"

The Mummy-portrait is wax-tempera-made on wood. A young man in roman clothing. Hair and beard are made in the modern way this time. He depends to the greco-roman upper-class.