Headdress & Bouquet
Mid 19th Century
Blackbird’s nest in the folded hands of a statue in a graveyard in Berlin, Germany, 1932
Николай Михайлович Кочергин. Иллюстрации к русским сказкам
Every year in September, I post my top 10 outfits according to tumblr notes (here are the 2013 and 2012 posts). This year, only last year’s number one stayed, but it dropped to the tenth position. My observation is that you guys seem to prefer darker coloured simpler outfits!
Original posts: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10
Poster design by Georges Leroux for the ‘Palais de L’Optique’ at the ‘Exposition Universelle, Paris, ca. 1900.
Description:Georges Leroux studied with Bonnat and had a successful career as an academic painter. To the best of our knowledge, this is the only poster he designed. This poster advertises the large telescope that was housed in the Palace of Optics, which Leroux depicts in the background.
Granada Holmes - Episode 1x01 (1984)
Edgar Degas, Ballet at the Paris Opera, 1877, Pastel over monotype on cream laid paper
Illustrations by Junichi Nakahara (1913-1983)
I remember every moment – every second. I’ll never forget when I came out of the church and saw you for the first time. It was as if I stepped outside on a cloudy day, and suddenly the sun came out.