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A Composite Ox with a Demon Groom (Oudh, India, ca. 1810-30) (source)
Illustrations from a 1919 photoplay edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (source). The photos are stills from the 1915 silent film adaptation of the books, which starred Viola Savoy as Alice.
F. Holland Day – Saint Sebastian (1906) Although the traditional iconography shows Saint Sebastian pierced by arrows, this is not actually how he dies and becomes a martyr. The 13th century Legenda aurea, a collection of hagiographies by Jacobus de … Continue reading
Eye portrait brooches from early 19th century England. All at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Charles Warren Eaton: Moon over the Forest (c 1895)
Peder Mørk Mønsted: A Summer River Landscape (1894)