inneroptics:

Shirin Neshat

inneroptics:

Shirin Neshat

denisebefore:

Kissing in the Drugstore
weegee c.1948

denisebefore:

Kissing in the Drugstore

weegee c.1948

The Clucking Clerk and the Drumming Duck and Graceful Gertie are from Arkansas. 

archivesofamericanart:

In this beautifully (and terrifyingly) illustrated letter, painter and sculptor Joseph Lindon Smith tells his parents about all the luscious fruit he is eating in Venice, and about the indigestion he fears he will suffer because of it.

Joseph Lindon Smith letter to his parents, 1894 Sept. 8. Joseph Lindon Smith papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

nypataphysics:

Man Ray, Matisse, Bonnard, Duchamp, Breton, Cocteau, Joyce, Benjamin, Beauvoir - photographs by Gisèle Freund. 

magictransistor:

Carl Jung. Liber Novus, Red Book. 1914-1930. 

magictransistor:

Carl Jung. Liber Novus, Red Book. 1914-1930. 

rudygodinez:

Francesca Woodman, Self Portrait Talking to Vince, (1958)

rudygodinez:

Francesca Woodman, Self Portrait Talking to Vince, (1958)

ninjournal:

Anais Nin hard at work, self-publishing her novel Winter of Artifice on her own letterpress. 

How can you not love this woman, I ask you.

ninjournal:

Anais Nin hard at work, self-publishing her novel Winter of Artifice on her own letterpress

How can you not love this woman, I ask you.

magictransistor:

Rockwell Kent. Illustrations for Herman Melville’s Moby Dick. 1930.

The Universal Food Chopper (and a few of the things it chops), 1890.

The Universal Food Chopper (and a few of the things it chops), 1890.