PIETER VON BALTHASAR

PIETER VON BALTHASAR

Cervo / Pieter von Balthasar, bulimic collector of the world’s cast-offs (from antiqualia to mirabilia to naturalia).
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Le Duc d'Etampes . .  Corneille de Lyon (vers 1500-vers 1575)....The later inscription led to the sitter’s misidentification as Edward Seymour (c.1506-1552), brother of Jane Seymour, who was created Earl of Hertford (1537) and Duke of Somerset (1547). However the model’s appearance does not match a miniature of Seymour painted by Nicholas Hilliard after an earlier lost portrait (1560; London, National Portrait Gallery). Moreover, the sitter wears the French order of Saint-Michel. The…

Le Duc d'Etampes . . Corneille de Lyon (vers 1500-vers 1575)....The later inscription led to the sitter’s misidentification as Edward Seymour (c.1506-1552), brother of Jane Seymour, who was created Earl of Hertford (1537) and Duke of Somerset (1547). However the model’s appearance does not match a miniature of Seymour painted by Nicholas Hilliard after an earlier lost portrait (1560; London, National Portrait Gallery). Moreover, the sitter wears the French order of Saint-Michel. The…

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people of walmart

WTF

WTF

bettle

bettle

Spanish Moon Moth/Actias Isabellae male!

Spanish Moon Moth/Actias Isabellae male!

Seda gigante Traça não identificado belíssimo.

Seda gigante Traça não identificado belíssimo.

tiwago: Trachys troglodytiformis Obenberger, 1918 by nikolarahme on Flickr.

tiwago: Trachys troglodytiformis Obenberger, 1918 by nikolarahme on Flickr.

Piezodorus Litoratus 2 by Davide Rodilosso

Piezodorus Litoratus 2 by Davide Rodilosso

Callirhipis cardwellensis Blackburn, native to Australia, seems to have a human head.

Callirhipis cardwellensis Blackburn, native to Australia, seems to have a human head.

Metopodontus occipitalis Westwood, 1845

Metopodontus occipitalis Westwood, 1845