My anaconda don’t want none unless the state of the economy recovers, minimum wage workers see an increase in their pay, and women, racial, and sexual minorities acquire their rights.
The thing about this is that sculptures like these in art history were for the male gaze. Photoshop a phone to it and suddenly she’s seen as vain and conceited. That’s why I’m 100% for selfie culture because apparently men can gawk at women but when we realize how beautiful we are we’re suddenly full of ourselves…
Girls don’t let anyone tell you loving yourself is vanity.
“You painted a naked woman because you enjoyed looking at her, put a mirror in her hand and you called the painting “Vanity,” thus morally condemning the woman whose nakedness you had depicted for you own pleasure.” ― John Berger, Ways of Seeing
What a totally normal non pagan garden we have here
Tower hill gardens, Massachusetts
Dancing maenad holding a thyrsos (c. 120-140 AD). detail Greek relief, Roman copy of the 5th century B C Prado Museum
A portrait miniature of Princess Marie Louise of Savoy by Peter Mayr, painted on ivory, a bust-length portrait of a woman with blue feathers and delicate roses adorning her hair, a label affixed to the back indicates the sitter to be ‘Princesse de Lamballe,’ also known as Princess Marie Louise of Savoy, the confidante of Queen Marie Antoinette.