Beard, Briar & Rose

Edward Burne-Jones, Stella Tennant, Beards, Melancholia, Mcqueen and other beautiful things.
books0977:

Amerika. Franz Kafka. Doubleday Anchor, 1955. Cover by Edward Gorey.
Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who, after an embarrassing sexual misadventure, finds himself “packed off to America” by his parents. Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity, young Karl is swept up instead in a whirlwind of dizzying reversals, strange escapades, and picaresque adventures.

books0977:

Amerika. Franz Kafka. Doubleday Anchor, 1955. Cover by Edward Gorey.

Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who, after an embarrassing sexual misadventure, finds himself “packed off to America” by his parents. Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity, young Karl is swept up instead in a whirlwind of dizzying reversals, strange escapades, and picaresque adventures.

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J.M.W. Turner (London 1775-1851), drawing, watercolor, pencil, pen and ink on grey paper

J.M.W. Turner (London 1775-1851), drawing, watercolor, pencil, pen and ink on grey paper

Domenico Campagnola (Padua 1500-1564), a group of rearing horses, drawing

Domenico Campagnola (Padua 1500-1564), a group of rearing horses, drawing

uneatenbrains:

an old art deco theatre in a small remote Australian country town. now there’s a nutty old bat living there, the kind that the local kids create legends about, but she’s most likely just a nice old lady.

uneatenbrains:

an old art deco theatre in a small remote Australian country town. now there’s a nutty old bat living there, the kind that the local kids create legends about, but she’s most likely just a nice old lady.

John Flaxman, "Not un’observed they pass’d the God of Light", 1794

John Flaxman, "Not un’observed they pass’d the God of Light", 1794

Netherlandish School, 16th Century, Study of Tripartite Altarpiece

Netherlandish School, 16th Century, Study of Tripartite Altarpiece

Pietro Giacomo Palmieri (1737-1804), Moonlit landscape with fishermen, drawing

Pietro Giacomo Palmieri (1737-1804), Moonlit landscape with fishermen, drawing

Henry Fuseli (1741-1825), standing figure of a man in profile, ink, watercolor, pencil

Henry Fuseli (1741-1825), standing figure of a man in profile, ink, watercolor, pencil

John Robert Cozens (1752-1797), The lake of Albano and Castle Gandolfo, watercolor and pencil

John Robert Cozens (1752-1797), The lake of Albano and Castle Gandolfo, watercolor and pencil