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Reclusive Heiress Bequeaths "Monet". Paperblog Pick in Culture

Reclusive Heiress Bequeaths Her "Monet".

Huguette Clark, a reclusive heiress who died May 2011 in New York, has left a painting from Claude Monet’s “Water Lilies” series to Washington D.C's Corcoran Gallery of Art.Clark,... Read more

Marilyn Monroe's Little White Dress Sold Paperblog Pick in Culture

Marilyn Monroe's Little White Dress Sold

They auctioned off Marilyn Monroe's iconic white halter dress from The Seven Year Itch. You remember the one: as she stood over a subway grate in front of the Trans-Lux Theater,... Read more


  • Guest Blogger: Handwriting Analyst Michelle Dresbold

    Guest Blogger: Handwriting Analyst Michelle Dresbold

    My guest today in Handwriting Analysts Michelle Dresbold. She will offer her insights into the Casey Anthony case by examining Casey’s handwriting. Casey Anthon... Read more

    The 29 June 2011 by   Dplylemd
  • Paintings of Nicholas Roerich

    Paintings Nicholas Roerich

    Today I found on French Wikimedia the page with many pictures of Nicholas Roerich, some of them quite unknown in the West. Great paintings. Read more

    The 17 June 2011 by   Luphil
  • What is Theatre for Development?

    What Theatre Development?

    Applied theatre is used in the field of development through a group of practices often referred to as theatre for development. These performances frequently wor... Read more

    The 10 June 2011 by   Aurorapowers
  • WOUNDED KNEE: Part 2, 1890 -- The Massacre.

    WOUNDED KNEE: Part 1890 Massacre.

    Photo taken shortly after the massacre/battle, showing defeated Sioux chiefs guarded by a cavalry soldier.[For WOUNDED KNEE, Part I, The Closing Frontier,... Read more

    The 14 June 2011 by   Kena
  • A Ray of Light on Stonehenge

    Light Stonehenge

    If you have ever suffered through an episode of “Ancient Aliens” on the History Channel, you might believe that every megalithic structure in the world was... Read more

    The 15 June 2011 by   Cris
  • Crazy Corn Children & Ritual Form

    Crazy Corn Children Ritual Form

    In 1977, Stephen King published his short story “Children of the Corn” in Penthouse. Seven years later, movie audiences across the nation were horrified by the... Read more

    The 08 June 2011 by   Cris
  • Interior Obsession: Concept Chandeliers

    Interior Obsession: Concept Chandeliers

    I certainly have my “ooh, shiny” girl moments but I’ve always leaned more toward the functional than frilly. So when useful objets d’art like these lovely... Read more

    The 03 June 2011 by   Linsibrownson
  • WOUNDED KNEE, Part I: The Closing Frontier.

    WOUNDED KNEE, Part Closing Frontier.

    Lakota Lake, Black Hills, South Dakota.Wounded Knee is a stark, remote place in western South Dakota with freezing winters, blazing hot summers, and hard,... Read more

    The 06 June 2011 by   Kena
  • How to Open a Show

    First, write a witty script that sparkles with class while also accommodating words like sodomy (the kudos, in this case, go the composers of the previously... Read more

    The 13 June 2011 by   Gibbs22manila
  • Pierre-Auguste Renoir as a Book Illustrator

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir Book Illustrator

    In 1878, the publishers C. Marpon and E. Flammarion published a lavishly illustrated edition of Émile Zola’s novel L’Assommoir. The title page had a wood... Read more

    The 21 June 2011 by   Adventuresintheprinttrade