Brass Artifact
Photogrammetry of a brass artifact

Sleeping Hermaphroditus
In 1619, Cardinal Scipione Borghese commissioned the Baroque Italian sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini to sculpt the mattress under the marble figure. This work is a Roman copy that was probably inspired by a Greek original of the 2nd century BC. This statue is…


Sybil Connolly Vintage Evening Skirt in Sheer Black Linen
A 1960s vintage long evening skirt, in sheer black pleated linen by Irish designer Sybil Connolly. Connolly was skilled in re-imagining and glamorizing conventional materials without preliminary sketches, working directly on the fabric. Her signature fabrics…

Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II (Venice)
Part of a monument to Vittorio Emanuele II on the Riva degli Schiavoni in Venice. Vittorio Emanuele II (1849-1861) was the first King of united Italy in 1861.

Armillary Sphere
Demonstration model of the solar system featuring Earth, Moon, and Earth’s seasonal changes - Electric driven. Built by John Emerson Scott in Los Angeles in the 1920’s Technical Stats: Shot with Canon 5DsR 24mm lens. Aperture: f/11. ISO: 100. Shutter speed:…

Bust of Emperor Commodus
Roman Emperor Commodus, or Caesar Marcus Aurelius Commodus Antoninus Augustus, was emperor from 177-192. His brutal misrule precipitated civil strife that ended 84 years of stability and prosperity within the empire.



Givenchy Draped Shift Dress in Olive Green
A beautiful olive jersey shift dress by Givenchy, from the personal collection of costume designer Sandy Powell. Sleeveless and knee-length, this classically simplistic and elegant dress is fitted to the body with an asymmetrical neck. A matching panel drapes…