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Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

'' (popularly known as "The Green Lady") is one of the best selling art prints ever. '''Koryaksky''' Koryaksky volcano, Russia or '''Koryakskaya Sopka''' ( ) is a volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia's far east. It lies within sight of Kamchatka Krai's administrative center, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Together with neighbouring


San Miguel de Allende

the Jardin Principal sell art, handcrafts, furniture and decorative items. The Fabrica La Aurora is an old textile mill that has been converted into galleries and shops selling art, furnishings and antiques; it has a lot of open space along with a café and restaurant. San Miguel has several schools for learning Spanish, most catering to foreign visitors. These include the Instituto Allende (with credits transferable to U.S. or Canadian colleges), Language Point and Warren Hardy Spanish. Some universities such as the University of Texas-Pan American offer study abroad programs in the city, not only in Spanish but also in arts and literature, and creative writing. Wikipedia:San Miguel de Allende Dmoz:Regional North_America Mexico States Guanajuato Localities San_Miguel_de_Allende Commons:Category:San Miguel de Allende


Plovdiv

of the pedestrian zone, and typically has merchants selling art and other items nearby. Wander the cobblestone streets near the downtown to find the centuries old '''St. Marina church''' with a unique wooden tower, a '''mosque from the Ottoman Empire''', and on the nearby hill the '''old town center'''. The old town center was walled, and has a famous '''gateway entrance'''. Nearby '''Puldin Restaurant''' has subterranean rooms where the old wall and historic artifacts can be seen. Continuing up


Kazakhstan

of the most commercially successful artists of all time - his painting ''Chinese Girl'' (popularly known as "The Green Lady") is one of the best selling art prints ever. 250px thumb Scythian golden comb, State Hermitage Museum (File:Scythian comb.jpg) '''Scythian art''' is art, primarily decorative objects, such as jewelry, produced by the nomadic tribes in the area known classically as Scythia, which was centred on the Pontic-Caspian steppe and ranged from


Iraq

in prison for selling fraudulent (art forgery) paintings he attributed to Vincent van Gogh. * April 25 – Two of the companions of Islam's Last Prophet Muhammad are moved from their graves upon informing of water in the graves in the dream of King Faisal (Faisal I of Iraq) of Iraq in Salmaan Paak, Iraq. Their names are Hazrat Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman and Hazrat Jabir ibn Abd-Allah. * April 19 – German art dealer Otto Wacker is sentenced

to 19 months in prison for selling fraudulent (art forgery) paintings he attributed to Vincent van Gogh. * April 25 – Two of the companions of Islam's Last Prophet Muhammad are moved from their graves upon informing of water in the graves in the dream of King Faisal (Faisal I of Iraq) of Iraq in Salmaan Paak, Iraq. Their names are Hazrat Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman and Hazrat Jabir ibn Abd-Allah. * October 1 – Babe Ruth makes his famous


South Africa

") is one of the best selling art prints ever. Tretchikoff was a self-taught artist who painted realistic figures, portraits, still life and animals, with subjects often inspired by his early life in China and Malaysia, and later life in South Africa. Tretchikoff's work was immensely popular with the general public, but is often seen by art critics as the epitome of kitsch (indeed, he was nicknamed the "King of Kitsch"). He worked in oil, watercolour, ink


Russia

Grigoryevich Tretchikoff''' (Владимир Григорьевич Третчи́ков) (13 December 1913 in Petropavlovsk (Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky), Russia, now Petropavl in Kazakhstan – 26 August 2006 in Cape Town, South Africa) was one of the most commercially successful artists of all time - his painting ''Chinese Girl'' (popularly known as "The Green Lady") is one of the best selling art prints ever. DATE OF BIRTH 13 December 1913 PLACE OF BIRTH Petropavl, Russia


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