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For any avid reader, visiting a city or a country through a book is sometimes the best way to travel. From the comfort of your favorite chair, you can walk the streets your favorite characters walked, dwell in the same places they’ve been, get to
Hildegard von Bingen was a 12thcentury Benedictine abbess, composer, writer, philosopher, mystic, healer. In a time and in a world dominated by men, she founded the monasteries, composed liturgical drama and songs, wrote botanical, medicinal and theological texts, supervised illuminations and invented a language.
If there was ever a painting or a theme that embodies perfectly all the craft, mastery, beauty, sensuality and uniqueness of a painter, then those are female nudes by Amadeo Modigliani.
During his tragically short, turbulent but productive life, Modigliani created at least 26 reclining female