It was built in an area, Santa Maria, whose development over time has been greatly conditioned by this project. Nowadays this area is mainly made up of three or four-storey buildings with wide streets in between. History The decision to build a new provincial institution for mental health in Potenza dates back to the early twentieth century. The Provincial Deputation of Basilicata wanted to reduce the expenses paid by municipalities to send the mentally ill to Aversa Psychiatric Hospital, which was in another region.
The Province of Potenza spent between 80, and , lire a year for the treatment of the mentally ill in the Royal psychiatric hospitals. By spending just a little more than that, the Province would have built a mental institution and would have taken care of local patients.
Moreover, there was a "humane" reason behind this idea: Celtic High cross in Quebec Compare with the original The Celtic Revival also referred to as the Celtic Twilight or Celtomania was a variety of movements and trends in the 19th and 20th centuries that saw a renewed interest in aspects of Celtic culture. Artists and writers drew on the traditions of Gaelic literature, Welsh-language literature, and so-called 'Celtic art'—what historians call Insular art the Early Medieval style of Ireland and Britain.
Although the revival was complex and multifaceted, occurring across many fields and in various countries in Northwest Europe, its best known incarnation is probably the Irish Literary Revival. This is particularly true in Bath is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Somerset, England, known for its Roman-built baths. In , the population was 88, The city became a World Heritage site in The city became a spa with the Latin name Aquae Sulis "the waters of Sulis" c. According to the Victorian churchman Edward Churton, during the Anglo-Saxon era Bath was known as Acemannesceastre 'Akemanchester' , or 'aching men's city', on account of the reputation these springs had for healing the sick.
In the 17th century, claims were made for the curative properties of water from the springs, and Bath became popular as a spa town in the Geor After the barracks closed in The Grade II listed buildings of the barracks, which include the Captain's House now a Solicitor's Offices , a Mess block now University Offices and Restaurant , the Pilkington Building now a cafe, student services and a lecture theatre , the four barrack blocks now various lecture rooms , the Gymnasium, and the surrounding walls of barracks were then redeveloped as part of the Universities at Medway, a tri-partite collaboration of the University of Greenwich, the University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University on a single campus.
The three universities share use of the Drill Hall Library. Features The drill shed is about yards It has a glass roof, quart The Dissolution of the Monasteries, sometimes referred to as the Suppression of the Monasteries, was the set of administrative and legal processes between and by which Henry VIII disbanded monasteries, priories, convents and friaries in England and Wales and Ireland, appropriated their income, disposed of their assets, and provided for their former personnel and functions.
Although the policy was originally envisaged as increasing the regular income of the Crown, much former monastic property was sold off to fund Henry's military campaigns in the s. The dissolution of the monasteries in the late s was one of the most revolutionary events in English history.
This is a list of the oldest existing buildings and structures in Toronto, Ontario, that were constructed before Surviving structures The oldest intact structure of European settlement may be a piece of St Paul's Cathedral's courtyard railing dating from , designed by Christopher Wren, that is now part of John Howard's tomb in High Park. Howard had it shipped from London in The surviving structures were often moved from the original site years after; they are mostly residential or military structures.
Funerary practices in different cultures Opening of the mouth ceremony Ancient Egypt Kotsuage bone picking ceremony Japanese Buddhist Funeral of Pope John Paul II Roman Catholic Cremations at Manikarnika Ghat Hindu Muslim funeral procession in India c , lithography Members of the Prague Burial Brotherhood pray at the camp of a dying man c , Prague, Jewish Museum A funeral is a ceremony connected with the burial, cremation, or interment of a corpse, or the burial or equivalent with the attendant observances. Customs vary between cultures and religious groups. Common secular motivations for funerals include mourning the deceased, celebrating their life, and offering support and sympathy to the bereaved; additionally, funerals may have religious aspects that are int It was unusual in that it housed both Allied prisoners of war POWs and civilian internees.
The camp, which operated from March until the liberation of the camp in September , was housed in buildings that were originally British Indian Army barracks.
The original area was extended by the Japanese, until it covered about 50 acres 20 hectares. It had a maximum population of some 3, prisoners. Of the approximately 2, British POWs held there, over William McTaggart Spring Scottish art in the nineteenth century is the body of visual art made in Scotland, by Scots, or about scottish subjects. This period saw the increasing professionalisation and organisation of art in Scotland.
Henry Raeburn, most famous for his intimate portraits of leading figures in Scottish life, was the first significant artist to pursue his entire career in Scotland. His pupils included the brothers William, Archibald and Andrew Robertson.
Significant Glasgow artists inclu Part of the combination of sculpture and landscape used at Ian Hamilton Finlay's Little Sparta Scottish art is the body of visual art made in what is now Scotland, or about Scottish subjects, since prehistoric times. It forms a distinctive tradition within European art, but the political union with England has led its partial subsumation in British art.
The earliest examples of art from what is now Scotland are highly decorated carved stone balls from the Neolithic period. From the Bronze Age there are examples of carvings, including the first representations of objects, and cup and ring marks.
More extensive Scottish examples of patterned objects and gold work are found the Iron Age. Elaborately carved Pictish stones and impressive metalwork emerged in Scotland the early Middle Ages.
The development of a common style of Insular art across Great Britain and Ireland influenced elaborate jewellery and illuminated manuscripts such as the Book of Kells. Only isolated examples survive of native artwork from the Hamilton Road Cemetery is a combined municipal and military burial ground situated in the coastal town of Deal, Kent, in South East England. Opened in May , it was created to provide a new burial ground for Deal at a time when its general population was expanding and when previous, often ad hoc facilities for dealing with deaths in the area no longer sufficed.
The cemetery's civilian burials are managed by Dover Council, and its military burials by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. It contains a Cross of Sacrifice of some significance and the burials of military service personnel from Great Britain, Belgium, Canada, and, very unusually, Nazi Germany, many of whom took part in some of the most famous incidents in World War I and World War II, including: This is a list of listed buildings in Edinburgh, Scotland.
National Galleries of Scotland. Hand, heart and soul: University of Edinburgh Library: Scottish National Portrait Gallery. The Scottish Art Review. Glasgow School of Art Library. Phoebe Traquair murals ". Learn more at Author Central.
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