Aref-Adib

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Blog Tags:Graphics, Art, London, Iranian, British, Photography, Look-alikes, Design, Films
Country:United Kingdom
Location:London

aref-adib's visual diary from London UK



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Two Illustrations by the evolutionary scientist Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919) who coined such terms as ‘stem cell’ & ‘ecology’, and two Central Medallions, the most common motif for Persian rugs. >> View larger image...

Two Illustrations by the evolutionary scientist Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919) who coined such terms as ‘stem cell’ & ‘ecology’, and two Central Medallions, the most common motif for Persian rugs. >> View larger image...

Archway in 1904 & 2017

on Oct 31, 2017

Hargrave Road, Archway N19 (1904 & 2017)...

Down with Planners!

on Oct 14, 2017

Before & After Planners: Dartmouth Park Hill in 1976 & 2017...

Pazyryk carpet

on Oct 2, 2017

An amusing illustration of the oldest surviving Persian Rug (4th century BC) at the British Museum's shop, possibly inspired by The Simpsons! The Pazyryk carpet was excavated in 1949 from the grave of a Scythian nobleman in the Altai...

Persian Matisse

on Sep 28, 2017

According to Professor Michael Barry, Matisse was overwhelmed by the Persian miniatures in the Paris and Munich exhibitions of 1903, 1910 and 1912, then by masterpieces in southern Spain and Morocco during his three journeys there between 1911 and...

Wilmington Square

on Sep 19, 2017

Wilmington Square (south side) in 1945 and 2017...