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Getty Voices: Attic Pots and Atomic Particles


How did the ancient Greeks make their characteristic red-and-black pottery? Modern science may finally yield the answer. More»

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      An intimate and dream-like study of a nude model with delicate curls. 

      The hatching, blue paper, and texture render a soft and almost ghostly figure which you can see in full here.


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