Laszlo Moholy-Nagy (Hungarian, 1895-1946)

Pneumatik, 1924

Female Figure, from Ma’mariya, Egypt

Created circa 3500 B.C.E., Brooklyn Museum

This 5,000-year-old terra-cotta figure was uncovered in an Egyptian burial site in 1907. No one knows who or what she is – a goddess, a bird, a dancer, all three – ?

More info (video)

Shin-bijutsukai: The new monthly magazine of various designs by the famous artists of to-day

Kyoto, 1901



Utagawa Hiroshige - Awa Province (1855)


Utagawa Hiroshige - Awa Province (1855)

Just saw Rufus Wainwright at Stern Grove, with the dragonflies buzzing overhead.


Michel Henricot (French, b. 1940)

Frances Benjamin Johnston (American, 1864-1952), photographer

Drish House, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Built circa 1830, photographed 1939


Roger and Angelica, Odilon Redon, c.1910

Franz Stuck (German, 1863-1928)

Pan, 1908

More Stuck


Neptune’s Garden, 2014

First (and best) attempt at decalcomania.  This was really hard to photograph.

the curve in the line