Woman on a mule. Terracotta figurine
(end 1st BCE) from Myrina,
Isle of Lemnos, Greece.
Height 16 cm
Murals showing Chinese landscapes were added to the
colourful Baroque ceilings by a later owner of
Troja Palace, who wished to remember scenes from his
travels in the Far East. Troja Palace was built as a
summer residence for the Counts Sternberg, 1679-1685.
Peasant's home on the Danube river near Lepenski Vir, Serbia. Treskavac, a trapezoid mountain on the Romanian (northern) side of the Iron Gate of the Danube can be seen
in the distance.