centuriespast:

 

Lazzaro Tavarone
Italian, 1556-1641

Study for Juno (or Diana) with a Peacock, 1584/85

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, on ivory laid paper, squared in black chalk

Art Institute of Chicago

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India, late 19th century
A Ganesha riding on a Nandi (sacred cow) opposite various Hindu dieties riding on a peacock. Applique and embroidery on felted wool with with a silk tasseled border.

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Detail from Peacocks, 1683 by Melchior d’ Hondecoeter

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oldbookillustrations:

William Strang, frontispiece from The surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen, by Rudolf Erich Raspe, London, 1895.

(Source: archive.org)

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Indian Peacock, a submission (thanks!)

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Caged Peacock by Isoda Koryusai (1735-1790)

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Eastern Mediterranean, Floor Mosaic with Peacock
tesserae, c. 500-600 (Joseph Kopta)
Jerusalem

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Plumage by James Jean. Ballpoint Pen on Paper, 10 x 9”, 2010.

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omgthatdress:

Iida Takashimaya kimono-style robe for Western export ca. 1906 via The Kyoto Costume Institute

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David Klein.

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