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Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingre’s “Portrait of Jacques Marquet de Montbreton de Norvins” is one of the most famous examples of political pentimento. The portrait is of the chief of police of Rome after Napoleon had conquered the city. Researchers suggest there is evidence that a bust of Napoleaon’s son (who had been named the King of Rome by his father) was originally in the background. However after Napoleon was defeated, it wasn’t safe to associated with him, and the bust was covered up.

Undercover Art: 6 Paintings That Were Hiding Something

Pierre Mornet, the Bronte sisters

The Brontës’ Secret: The sisters turned domestic constraints into grist for brilliant books.

The Rise of the Islamic Feminists | The Nation

Four years ago, a global movement called Musawah—“equality” in Arabic—began to make the case that women can fight for justice and equality f.

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John Doyle: Canadian TV, as we know it, is screwed.

Gabriel García Márquez, Prêmio Nobel da Literatura, morreu aos 87 anos - http://www.nobleluxe.com/arte/gabriel-garcia-marquez-premio-nobel-da-literatura-morreu-aos-87-anos/

Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 The NewYorker

ПРОРОЧЕСТВА О ПУТИНЕ И  РОССИИ ДО 2018.

ПРОРОЧЕСТВА О ПУТИНЕ И РОССИИ ДО 2018.

Andrei Tarkovsky: it's time to immerse yourself in the work of a true auteur | Film | The Guardian

Andrei Tarkovsky: it's time to immerse yourself in the work of a true auteur

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Men like to pretend their wives are battle-axes, even when the opposite is true

Судьба и жизненный путь Знаков Зодиака по древнекитайскому гороскопу

Судьба и жизненный путь Знаков Зодиака по древнекитайскому гороскопу

Mary Anne Evans, better known by her pen name George Eliot (1819-1880)  was an English novelist, journalist and translator, and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

Mary Anne Evans, better known by her pen name George Eliot was an English novelist, journalist and translator, and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

Remember Nietzsche, who died on this day in 1900, with his 10 rules of writing https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/08/08/nietzsches-10-rules-for-writers/ … Maria Popova (@brainpicker) | Twitter

Nietzsche’s 10 Rules for Writers, Penned in a Letter to His Lover and Muse – Brain Pickings

Labour and the left are getting a divorce

Labour and the left are getting a divorce - iPolitics

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No, men aren’t “having it all” either - a CEO steps back, and shows that the work-life challenge is for guys too

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