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Verica Sitnik

The Swan Service is maybe the most famous baroque porcelain dinner tableware. It is a product of the well known Meissen porcelain manufacturers, created by  Johann Friedrich Eberlein and  Johann Joachim Kändler between 1737 and 1742 in Germany. [the_ad id=”5″] This important set of porcelain tableware was made for Count Heinrich Graf von Brühl who […]

Katerina Bulovska

The Savello Park of Rome also known as the Garden of Oranges is located on the Aventine Hill, behind the Basilica of Santa Sabina. [the_ad id=”5″] It is about 7,800 square meters and offers exceptional panoramic views of the dome of St Peter’s Basilica, Trastevere, and the river Tibet. The small garden was opened to the […]

Milica Sterjova

Art Deco, as a new decorative style in visual arts, appeared in France at the beginning of the 20th Century. [the_ad id=”5″] It became popular during the 1920s as the mixture of many different styles and spread all around the Western Europe and the United States in the 1930s. Vivid colors of Fauvism, strong geometric shapes […]

Milica Sterjova

A cuckoo clock is a pendulum-regulated clock that strikes the hours with a cuckoo call, and has an automated cuckoo bird that pops out of the clock with each ring of the bell. [the_ad id=”5″] The exact location and the inventor of the first cuckoo clock is unknown. In 1629, long before the Black Forest became […]

Katerina Bulovska

Cornelius Vanderbilt II’s Fifth Avenue mansion was constructed in 1882 on the 57th Street and was the largest private residence ever built in New York. It also had a private garden and a stable. The mansion had 130 rooms and an impressive corner tower. Fifth Avenue in New York City may be one of the […]

Milica Sterjova

The town of Morlaix, in Brittany, France, was inhabited in Roman times, but it was a simple fishing town in that period. As a result of the active port, it later became a prosperous city. [the_ad id=”5″] Until the construction of Taureau Fort, it’s main goal was to protect the bay, it was often looted by […]

Katerina Bulovska

The hills of the Lazio region, just north of the small town of Bomarzo in central Italy, are home to a surreal garden of giant stone creatures. [the_ad id=”5″] Crooked buildings, and large mysterious ornaments known as the Park of the Monsters. The bizarre park is the most unusual garden of the Italian Renaissance. In 1552, […]

Katerina Bulovska

In many cultures around the world, the bed was considered a significant piece of furniture in the house, that provided rest, relaxation, but most of all, a good nights sleep. [the_ad id=”5″] Of course, the modern bed had to go through centuries and millenniums of changes to get to where it is today. The first known […]