Richard Handout ‘Violet Sec’ perfume bottle, in its original boxUSA, circa 1900, 18 cm high, 5 cm wide, 4 cm deep
ufansius:

Agate box in the shape of a lady’s head - London, circa 1760.
This idea was to create a completely different design to the new Deine Lakaien album. Not simple and modern like the original, but kitschy and cheesy. And something like an old book cover. :D See all pages on my deviantart.
This idea was to create a completely different design to the new Deine Lakaien album. Not simple and modern like the original, but kitschy and cheesy. And something like an old book cover. :D Anyway this is the first page. See all pages on my deviantart.
oldbookillustrations:

The right of way.
Joseph Pennell, from Cycling, by William Coutts Keppel Earl of Albemarle and George Lacy Hillier, London, 1889.
(The idea for this ongoing series of posts on cycling was suggested by toutplacid — and a great idea that was)
(Source: archive.org)
grofjardanhazy:

discardingimages:

hey dragon. you’re not supposed to be here.Conception of Alexander the Great, Les faize d’Alexandre (translation of Historiae Alexandri Magni of Quintus Curtius Rufus), Bruges ca. 1468-1475.
British Library, Burney 169, fol. 14r

Kicsit több, mint fél éve összegyűjtöttem a kedvenc kódexillusztrációimat, ez is szerepelt köztük: Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts
Jack Parsons by Marjorie Cameron