1. red-lipstick:

    Abd Latif Maulan (Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia) - The Head Nerv Study, 2011      Drawings: Charcoal On Plywood

    (Source: saatchiart.com, via hideback)

     
  2. hideback:

    Majestic Theatre, San Francisco, 1906

    The sumptuous, domed Majestic Theatre stood at 1281 Market Street, near City Hall. It was devastated in the 1906 Earthquake, and the ruins were demolished soon thereafter.

     
  3. red-lipstick:

    Les Edwards aka Edward Miller (b. 1949 UK)  - The Phantom’s Lake from The Phantom of the Opera (Bantam Classics) by Gaston Leroux, 2003

    (Source: theokester.blogspot.com, via hideback)

     
  4. discardingimages:

    the Sun and the Moon

    Muḥammad ibn Maḥmūd Ṭūsī, ʿAjāyib al-makhlūqāt va-gharāyib al-mawjūdāt, Turkey 16th century.

    Baltimore, Walters, Ms. W.593, fol. 34b

     
  5. discardingimages:

    'the properties of beasts'

    Bartholomeus Anglicus, ‘Livre des propriétés des choses’ (French translation of Jean Corbechon), Paris 1447.

    Amiens, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 399, fol. 241r

     
  6. discardingimages:

    ten thousand martyrs of Mount Ararat  

    Les Grandes Heures d’Anne de Bretagne, Jean Bourdichon, Tours or Paris 1503-1508.

    BnF, Latin 9474, fol. 177v

     
  7. Phantastischer, toter Weidenstamm - Carl Wilhelm Kolbe, 1808

    (Source: pylore, via doucheybaby)

     
  8. lionofchaeronea:

    Pygmalion and Galatea, Bronzino (Agnolo di Cosimo), 1529-30

    (via jaded-mandarin)

     
  9. maertyrer:

    Giampietrino
    Saint Catherine of Alexandria

    1530s

     
  10. surrealism:

    Lion, Light, Liberty by Victor Brauner, 1941. Watercolor, pen, and wash on paper. Musée Cantini, Marseille, France.