design-is-fine:

Max Brückner, from his book Vielecke und Vielfläche, 1900. Leipzig, Germany. Via Bulatov.

Brückner extended the stellation theory beyond regular forms, and identified ten stellations of the icosahedron, including the complete stellation. wiki

(via argonaut)

herculesandorpheus:

Paul Roche in the garden (c.1960s) – Duncan Grant (1885–1978)

(Source: christies.com, via mauriboy)

freystupid:

from  Library of World Literature for Children

N.I. Maltsev, Russian illustrator

(Source: hideback, via malebeautyinart)

hadrian6:

The Figure of Mercury. 1639. The workshop of Peter Paul Rubens. Flanders. carved ivory. Hermitage Museum. St. Petersburg. Russia.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

hadrian6:

The Union. 1912-21.Antonio Rizzi. Italian 1869-1940. mosaic.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1850, [daguerreotype portrait of a cat at the window]

via the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Photographic Collections

hideback:

Karl Thylmann (German, 1888-1916)

Orpheus and the Wild Beasts, 1915

hadrian6:

Detail : The Orange Grove. 1873.  Hans Von Marees. German 1837-1887. fresco.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

(via mauriboy)

(Source: rum-locker, via characterloves)