lilacsinthedooryard:

Grant Wood

Spring Ploughing

peira:

Achille Laugé:  Tree in Bloom (1893)

  1. Camera: EPSON Perfection V500

carminagf:

Seashells. 1875. Albert Joseph Moore

indigodreams:

Art Nouveau buckle, silver, chalcedony, Germany c. 1900

oldbookillustrations:

Brünnhilde slowly and silently leads her horse down the path to the cave.

Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.

transiberiana:

Marilyn Monroe arrives at her hotel, 1959 Chicago. photo Manfred Kreiner

transiberiana:

Marilyn Monroe arrives at her hotel, 1959 Chicago. photo Manfred Kreiner

(Source: calumet412)

ancientpeoples:

Gold and silver mirror

The mirror is made from polished silver and the handle is made from gold, and in the shape of the goddess Hathor. She is the goddess of beauty and sexuality and can be shown in the form of a woman with cow’s ears. It is 29.3cm high (11 9/16 inch.)

Found in Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 foreign wives. 

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 18th dynasty, reign of Thutmose III, 1479-1425BC

Source: Metropolitan Museum

art-and-fury:

Early Spring (for a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke) - Koloman Moser illustration from Ver Sacrum, 1901

fleurdulys:

Girl Sewing on a Sofa - Henri Lebasque

  1. Camera: EPSON Perfection V500