Agnieszka Wilczek

Agnieszka Wilczek

Agnieszka Wilczek
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戰國 絞絲龍形玉佩<br/>Knotted Dragon Pendant

ancientpeoples: “ Knotted Dragon Pendant China, century BC, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period B.) Nephrite jade, H. cm) Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art ”

Ambrogio Lorenzetti - Casa urbana, particolare (Gli Effetti del Buono Governo in città) - affresco - 1338-1339 - Siena - Palazzo Pubblico, Sala dei Nove o Sala della Pace

Ambrogio Lorenzetti - Casa urbana, particolare (Gli Effetti del Buono Governo in città) - affresco - 1338-1339 - Siena - Palazzo Pubblico, Sala dei Nove o Sala della Pace

Circle of Madeleine Françoise Basseporte | 1701-1780 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Circle of Madeleine Françoise Basseporte Marsh Marigold (left). Unidentified hanging blue and purple flowers (right),

Paul Franck’s calligraphy

Some of the most extravagantly flourished capitals you'll see, from another of those books with an unwieldy title, Kunstrichtige Schreibart : allerhand Versalie[n] oder AnfangsBuchstabe[n] der teüt.

The great type designer, typographer, and calligrapher Hermann Zapf—creator of Palatino, Optima, Zapfino, and many other notable typefaces—died on 4 June 2015 at the age of ninety-six. This virtuosic work of calligraphy was commissioned by the Fellows of the Morgan in 1960. Zapf’s graceful hand-lettering transcribes the preamble of the Charter of the United Nations, which was signed on 26 June 1945 in San Francisco.

Hermann Zapf Preamble of the Charter of the United Nations in French, English, Spanish, and Russian, 1960

Georg Dionysius Ehret | 1708-1770 | Dianthus prolifer (a species of Pink) | 1767 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Georg Dionysius Ehret Dianthus prolifer (a species of Pink),