2. Pattern!  Color!  Rosenborg Castle, Denmark,

  3. Model wearing Claire McCardell’s pink and white striped dress photographed by Richard Rutledge. Vogue,1952 (via)

    (Source: vintagegal, via vintagegal)

  4. Love that Athanasius Kircher.  Via roseonplanetq:

    Athanasius Kircher’s diagrams of the interconnectedness of fire (above) and water (below) in Earth.  The diagrams are just a piece of his large, multi-volume work Mundus Subterraneus, published in 1665.

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  5. Color!

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  6. Pattern!  Color!

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  7. phoebe-bird:


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  8. "Fortune sides with him who dares."
    — Virgil (via mycolorbook)
  9. mordmardok:

    Christine Hodgson won first prize for this ‘Egghead’ look at a parade in the English seaside town of Morecambe.

    (via largerloves)

  10. books0977:

    Séverine (c.1895). Louis Welden Hawkins (French, 1849-1910). Oil on canvas. Musée d’Orsay.

    Although the painting alone suggests a determined modern woman writer, the representation of wheat and laurel leaves and the words Pax and Panis on the frame make Severine’s commitment clear. It had begun at a very early stage when she became the secretary of the socialist journalist and writer Jules Vallès, and continued through various publications in defence of the working-class which led her to the head of the newspaper Le Cri du Peuple from 1885 to 1888.

    (via largerloves)

  11. natgeofound:

    Girls standing in water holding bunches of American Lotus, Amana, Iowa, November 1938.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

    (via largerloves)

  12. #pattern #selfie #tile #nyc #brooklyn

  13. weissesrauschen:

    Bridget Riley, Fragment I, 1965

    (via officerofmonkeyproblems)

  14. Pattern!  Photo by Steven Schultz.

  15. Fish Patterns, India

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