gdfalksen:

Miss Billie Burke

gdfalksen:

Miss Billie Burke

runfreakrun:

Martin Schongauer, la Tentation de saint Antoine

Once had the opportunity to examine an original edition of this print

runfreakrun:

Martin Schongauer, la Tentation de saint Antoine

Once had the opportunity to examine an original edition of this print

skt4ng:

"The Beautiful Is Always Bizarre" | Photography by Shannon Sinclair and styled by Raul Guerrero for Creem magazine Fall/Winter 2013 issue

skt4ng:

"The Beautiful Is Always Bizarre" | Photography by Shannon Sinclair and styled by Raul Guerrero for Creem magazine Fall/Winter 2013 issue

gdfalksen:

Ancient Castle Door, Switzerland
photo via patricia

gdfalksen:

Ancient Castle Door, Switzerland

photo via patricia

antique-erotic:

Amid deliciously overblown opulence of furs and plush fabrics, a young man takes his place in the spotlight, about to lie into this soft sumptuous bed the scene was certainly designed to stimulate sensual, salacious thoughts in the viewer. Plüschow and later Galdi were far more bold in creating images of intense homoeroticism than the pioneering von Gloeden who - in at least those images to survive - remained discreet and decorous, leaving any more romantic or erotic interpretation to the individual’s innermost thoughts.

antique-erotic:

Amid deliciously overblown opulence of furs and plush fabrics, a young man takes his place in the spotlight, about to lie into this soft sumptuous bed the scene was certainly designed to stimulate sensual, salacious thoughts in the viewer. Plüschow and later Galdi were far more bold in creating images of intense homoeroticism than the pioneering von Gloeden who - in at least those images to survive - remained discreet and decorous, leaving any more romantic or erotic interpretation to the individual’s innermost thoughts.

history-of-fashion:

1912 Archduchess Hedwig of Austria and her sister Archduchess Elisabeth

history-of-fashion:

1912 Archduchess Hedwig of Austria and her sister Archduchess Elisabeth

wasbella102:

Armor in the army museum of Invalides in Paris, France by Jonathan Haider

wasbella102:

Armor in the army museum of Invalides in Paris, France by Jonathan Haider

art-is-art-is-art:

Midnight, Jean-Charles Cazin

art-is-art-is-art:

Midnight, Jean-Charles Cazin