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Bronze bull leaper, Minoan, Middle Bronze Age (1900 - 1600 BC), British Museum.  Jumper landing with his feet on the bull - holding onto horns of the bull with his hair - so jumping the opposite way compared to how we have seen bull jumping depicted so far.

Jumper landing with his feet on the bull - holding onto horns of the bull with his hair - so jumping the opposite way compared to how we have seen bull jumping depicted so far.

Acrobat, ivory statue from Knossos Palace (Greece), Minoan Civilization, ca mid-16th Century BC

Bull leaper ivory statue from Knossos Palace (Greece), Minoan Civilization, ca Century BC .

Bronze Age.  Minoan women wearing the long  dresses with low necks, typical of the period.

Minoan women wearing the long dresses with low necks, typical of the period.

Turan the Etruscan goddess of Love holding a perfume flask 350-300 BCE

Bronze handle from a ritual patera in the shape of a Lasa divine attendant of Turan the Etruscan goddess of Love holding a perfume flask BCE. The Getty Villa in Malibu, California.

Vaslav Nijinsky was a Russian ballet dancer and choreographer of Polish descent, cited as the greatest male dancer of the 20th century.He grew to be celebrated for his virtuosity and for the depth and intensity of his characterizations. He could perform en pointe, a rare skill among male dancers at the time

Vaslav Nijinsky: Russian ballet dancer and choreographer of Polish descent " I have flesh, I am flesh, I am not descended from flesh. Flesh is created by God. I am God. I am God. I am God.” The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky