"The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven"
Wiblingen Monastic Library, Ulm.
Baroqueporn
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Hippomenes and Atalanta
c.1680
Nicolas Colombel
Q: I love your blog to death! The Baroque period is my absolute favorite period in history and your blog is marvelous for being dedicated to it.

Thank you thank you thank you! YES Everything about the baroque period is sassy and wonderful and more people should know about it. #spreadbaroqueawareness


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Q: this theme makes my mind go wacky :P

I know what you mean, maybe I’ll try changing it around tonight? If anyone knows any good themes can you link me :3


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artschoolglasses:

The queen’s bed and stools for those with the right to sit in the Queen’s Bedchamber.
baroqueart:

Eugenia Martínez Vallejo, clothed by Juan Carreño de Miranda
Date: 1680

We officially have 500 followers on baroqueporn!! Each and every one of you is completely fabulous, thank you all millions. We plan to have an extravagant celebration to mark the occasion. 

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halogenic:

Falconer’s Bag (1695) - Jan Weenix

baroqueporn baroqueporn vivelareine:

Cabinet de la Garde-Robe de Louis XVI
[credit: (C) Château de Versailles, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Jean-Marc Manaï]