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Cute and Heroic Proportion

proportion_comparisonHeads high:

Normal: 7.5
Heroic: 8-8.5+
Cute: 5.5-6.5

http://listverse.com/2013/05/29/10-ways-evolution-messes-with-our-minds/
http://www.idrawdigital.com/2009/01/tutorial-anatomy-and-proportion/

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Ancient Greek coins for auction

historyoftheancientworld.com

 

The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance

http://www.pbs.org/empires/medici/

Malmaison Virtual Tour

 

Virtual Tour

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chateau_de_Malmaison

Roger Scruton – Why Beauty Matters

Seven Wonders of the Industrial World

From the bbc.co.uk website:
The Industrial Revolution changed the world in countless ways – and produced many technical wonders in the process. Seven of the most notable are described here, each one proving that human creativity is as much alive in the modern world as it was in ancient times.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/seven_wonders_01.shtml

Car Design as High Style

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Western Paradigm

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