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carole rabe                                                                                                                                                     More

This is the work of American painter Carole Rabe … is it rude to invite myself into her oil paintings for a cup of tea, or maybe a glass of lemonade? So homey, and those colors… ahhh, dreamy.

CARLO ZINELLI (1916-1974) | He was born near Verona, Italy. At the age of 31, he was admitted to the San Giacomo hospital in Verona. Ten years later he started to scratch graffiti on the walls of the establishment. Faced with a need for self-expression on Carlo’s part, the hospital board permitted him to attend the painting and sculpture workshop created in 1957. Carlo went on to produce almost 3,000 works.

CARLO ZINELLI (1916-1974) | He was born near Verona, Italy. At the age of 31, he was admitted to the San Giacomo hospital in Verona. Ten years later he started to scratch graffiti on the walls of the establishment. Faced with a need for self-expression on Carlo’s part, the hospital board permitted him to attend the painting and sculpture workshop created in 1957. Carlo went on to produce almost 3,000 works.

Annabelle

Annabelle

Willkommen in einer Sammlung von Art Brut und Aussenseiterkunst!

Willkommen in einer Sammlung von Art Brut und Aussenseiterkunst!

Toy cat Egypt New Kingdom Thebes

Cats were also represented in objects of everyday life in Ancient Egypt. Children played with toys in the shape of cats; an example is this wooden cat toy from Thebes, Egypt with moving jaws and bronze teeth. It dates from the New Kingdom period BC).

Offering bearers from the tomb  of Djehuty who was Overseer of Treasury and of Works during the 18th Dynasty reign of Hatshepsut.

Egypt Offering bearers from the tomb of Djehuty who was Overseer of Treasury and of Works during the Dynasty reign of Hatshepsut.