Tired of the Rich yet?
USS Florida (BB-30)
HMS Curacoa, late 1942. She was a First World War-era ship re-armed with 4-inch guns, a Pom Pom mount and two HACS systems.
Kirk Douglas Lust for Life. Vincente Minnelli , 1956
Gloster Gladiator. During 1938 the Royal Egyptian Air Force received two squadrons (Nos 2 and 5) of Gladiator biplane fighters
When life knocks you down, look to the sky
Ryan STM-S2 floatplane of the Netherlands East Indies Navy.
Roman Mosaics – Domvs Romana – Rabat
Ancient Roman Mosaics dating back to around the 1st Century BC at the Domvs Romana, an aristocratic town house within what used to be the Roman city of Melite.
Seeing mosaics and frescoes like these, it baffles me how many of the semi-educated think the Romans painted their statues like cheap modern carnival statues. I mean, they clearly understood shading, depth, and gradient. Why would they not paint their statuary the same?