Discorsi (Italian: talks, 16th century literary genre) from Latin discursus "running to and from" denotes written and spoken communications.



About Discorsi

What started as a website during the restoration project of my Triumph Lenham Spitfire, has finally outgrown its shoes. CarPassionAndMore was my faithful companion through my first years of classic car experience, seen by over 20.000 eyes so far.


Over time "AndMore" became bigger and more dominant with House and Garden, Photography, Arts and Antiques, History and Chemistry during a time where the name "CarPassion" was restrictive towards potential visitors. Therefor DISCORSI.at will be the umbrella under which they will all be found from now on.

 

 


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Latest Blog-Entries


Brake new

Triumph Spitfire4 Spitfire1147 Lenhem HArdtop coupe on lift to check the brakes

Inbetween - now the brakes are done, checked - and ready to go the the Austrian MOT ("Pickerl") appointment and ready for the next year - and on the next dry but not insanly hot day I will drive to school with it. 

Die Riesen - Skizzen

Während der Phase zu Hause, hatte ich nun endlich Zeit ein wenig umfassender Aufzuräumen und durch zu soriteren. Hierbei vielen mir weitere Skizzen, Vorstudien zum Gemälde "die Riesen" von Wilhelm Dachauer in die Hände. 2 Skizzen und das Gemälde selbst waren 2019 im VKH Ried ausgestellt gewesen, damals kannt ich diese noch leider noch nicht.

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The End of Hibernation

The sun is rising early enough, so that I get to drive to work with the first glimpse of light on the horizent. Since I'm eastward driving, I get to enjoy and follow every day as the days are getting longer and longer.

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Topothek's Gloria

Visiting friends during the days between Christmas and New Years Eve, with my focus on ideas and projects instead of talking about persons, I heard about something I wasn't aware until now - the Topothek project.

 

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Happy New Year

Bohemian Uranium

My interest in old glass, especially early and mid 19th century Bohemian glass told on another blog entry already, as well as the challenge of making a good photo, I want to add a new aspect. I have confessed, that the joy of looking for and collecting is difficult to describe. Objects, great or small, rare or ordinary, you will always find something. I'm looking on different flea markets for various historical things of interest, some of those on my list are bohemian glasses and while Czech collectors are offering good money, in rural Austria or small towns you can still find something. Over time I managed to concentrate scattered objects to a small collection.

 

 

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