deathandmysticism:

St. Luke represented by his symbol of a winged ox in Ars Memorandi, ca. 1470
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thegetty:

Did humans have eyes that close together in ancient times?
Naaaah, this helmet is ceremonial, most like for a funerary purpose. Once adorned with horsehair, feathers or metal animal horns, this decorative helmet was certainly not functional.
Did you notice the engraved ringlet curls at the helmet’s ‘hairline’?
Helmet, 400 - 375 B.C., Greek. J. Paul Getty Museum.
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magictransistor:

Max Ernst. Illustration for Paul Eluard’s Répétitions. 1922.  
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creature-features:

YES!!!
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mountvision:

Untitled, ink March 2014
Gregory Muenzen
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oldbookillustrations:

by Robert Miller, Global Director of Books, Internet Archive

As of today, 2.6 million of the 14 million images have been uploaded to Flickr Commons. Soon we will be able to add continuously to this collection from the over 1,000+ new eBooks we scan each day. …

outlawscumfudge:

TOMORROW  B THER OR FUKK U
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blackpaint20:

wondrousbutstrange:

Vlad Tepes.

Vlad III overseeing an impalements while eating dinner in a woodblock image.
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Harrison Ford arriving in Sri Lanka for the filming of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
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magictransistor:

Francis Bacon. Painting, 1946. 
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