Tag Archives: 20th Century

1977: Jayaben Desai

Graham Wood: Jayaben Desai (1977) Desai lead the 1977 strike at the Grunwick photo-processing factory in Willesden, London. The workers, predominantly Asian women, not only struck for union recognition, but challenged the stereotype of being silent and subservient. They were … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1912: Monument

John Russell Pope: Competition Proposal for Lincoln Monument (1912); Pope’s firm designed the National Archives and Records Administration building (1935), the Jefferson Memorial (1943) and the West Building of the National Gallery of Art (1941).

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1908: Hofstraat

Léon Spilliaert: Hofstraat, Ostend (1908)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1977: FZAAKK!!!

Jack Kirby (pencils) & Mike Royer (inks): Captain America #214 (October, 1977) (source)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1914: Silent Evening

Anna Boberg: Silent Evening – Scene from Lofoten (1910-1914)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1910: Dorset

Harry van der Weyden: Cliff End, Studland, Dorset (1909–1910)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1934: Forest

Hans Emmenegger: Waldbild [Forest Image] (1934)

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment