historicaltimes:

"Enlisted men, exhausted after more than 24 hours at general quarters, sleep in tangled patterns aboard the USS Lexington .", by Edward Steichen, 5th December 1943

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movieposteroftheday:

1959 Czech poster for THE 400 BLOWS (François Truffaut, France, 1959)
Artist: Josef Hvozdenský
Poster source: Terry Posters
For more posters for THE 400 BLOWS see an archived Movie Poster of the Week from 2012.

movieposteroftheday:

1959 Czech poster for THE 400 BLOWS (François Truffaut, France, 1959)

Artist: Josef Hvozdenský

Poster source: Terry Posters

For more posters for THE 400 BLOWS see an archived Movie Poster of the Week from 2012.

Eric Gill’s fashion engravings

artmastered:

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Dress: 1860, 1921, wood engraving on paper, 7 x 5.1 cm, Tate Britain, London.

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Dress: 1920, 1921, wood engraving on paper, 8.9 x 7.6 cm, Tate Britain, London.

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Clothes: For Dignity & Adornment, 1927, intaglio print on paper, 11.1 x 7 cm, Tate Britain, London.

costumehistory:

ancientpeoples:

Copper Alloy coin of Hadrian

AD 117-138 

Roman Imperial

(Source: The British Museum)

Roman Emperors and their spikey crowns, man…

periodicult:

Virginia Madsen photographed by Oliviero Toscani for Mademoiselle magazine, March 1985. Clothing by Sonia Rykiel.

lapetitecole:

Starlite Motel, Mesa, Arizona, December 28, 1980 — Steve Fitch

catvincent:

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thepracticalgemologist:

Ring with a city, and diamonds, Italian, second half 16th century.

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explore-blog:

William Blake's gorgeous paintings for Milton’s Paradise Lost