Bits from culture, art, science and history


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Aug 29, 2014
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Umpferstedt II (1914). Lyonel Feininger. Oil on canvas

Umpferstedt II (1914). Lyonel Feininger. Oil on canvas


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Aug 29, 2014
@ 9:26 am
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Zsa Zsa Gabor & Buster Keaton (on his knees) at the Moulin Rouge, 1959. Henry Wolf. Silver print

Zsa Zsa Gabor & Buster Keaton (on his knees) at the Moulin Rouge, 1959. Henry Wolf. Silver print


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Aug 29, 2014
@ 7:51 am
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Day’s End, 1937. Martin Lewis. Drypoint

Day’s End, 1937. Martin Lewis. Drypoint


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Aug 29, 2014
@ 2:02 am
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Composition, 1929. Eugéne de Sala (1899-1987). Oil on canvas

Composition, 1929. Eugéne de Sala (1899-1987). Oil on canvas


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Aug 29, 2014
@ 1:33 am
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Diagram of Doom - 2, c.1922. Edward Steichen. Palladium print.

Diagram of Doom - 2, c.1922. Edward Steichen. Palladium print.


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Aug 28, 2014
@ 11:23 am
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Handmade scarves with bird motifs by Shovava


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Aug 28, 2014
@ 9:21 am
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Shipyard #11, Zhejiang Province, China, 2005. Edward Burtynsky. Crystal archive print

Shipyard #11, Zhejiang Province, China, 2005. Edward Burtynsky. Crystal archive print


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Aug 28, 2014
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Dancers Resting, 1936. Raphael Soyer. Lithograph of an etching

Dancers Resting, 1936. Raphael Soyer. Lithograph of an etching


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Aug 28, 2014
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Paris (rainy shop window) 1955. Sabine Weiss.Gelatin silver print

Paris (rainy shop window) 1955. Sabine Weiss.Gelatin silver print


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Aug 28, 2014
@ 1:34 am
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Figure by the window, 1930. Vilhelm Bjerke-Petersen. Oil on canvas

Figure by the window, 1930. Vilhelm Bjerke-Petersen. Oil on canvas


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Aug 27, 2014
@ 11:15 am
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The original  “Ghost Riders” poster for STERN FAHRRAD-WERKE bicycles, c.1913.

The original  “Ghost Riders” poster for STERN FAHRRAD-WERKE bicycles, c.1913.


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Aug 27, 2014
@ 9:07 am
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Charlize Theron, 2008. James White. Digital C-print.

Charlize Theron, 2008. James White. Digital C-print.