Tag Archives: 1850’s

1894: Novel

Santiago Rusiñol: Novela romántica (1894) ¡Ay! ¡Desgraciadamente no, Elvira! replicó con vehemencia Rodrigo clavando sus rasgados ojos más negros que el azabache en el rostro seductor de su prometida, sobran para mi devoradora inquietud. Ya no comprende vuestro corazón al … Continue reading

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1853: Wrestling

Gustave Courbet: Wrestlers (1852-53)

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1850: Anatomical Model

F Ramme: Anatomical model of the human eye (1850-1894) (source)

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1857: Clouds

Gustave Le Gray: Marine, étude de nuages (1856-57)

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1857: Niagara

Frederic Edwin Church: Niagara (1857)

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1856: Mountains & Rivers

G.W. Colton: Mountains & Rivers from Colton’s Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. (1856). Click for detail. (source)

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1855: Your Very Flesh Shall Be a Great Poem

          This is what you shall do: Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor … Continue reading

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