20 Very Interesting Photos From The '30s. I love old photos because this is the only way I can really see our history.
I like to check out the details such as clothing, decorations or food products because is not only interesting to see their habits but also how these evolved during decades or centuries. The images below were taken in the ’30s in various circumstances from an ice-skating scene and all the way to a legendary image with Stalin fooling around. I hope that you like them as much as I do. Young skater with safety cushion Dutch boy with a pillow strapped on his backside in order to soften the falling on ice while skating.
Cabaret Dancers Cabaret dancers wearing fake mustaches. Einstein with Einstein Puppet The photo was taken by Harry Burnett at Cal Tech in Pasadena where Albert Einstein was teaching. Public Call A photograph of the making of a programme by the BBC about driving errors, taken by Saidman in 1939 for the Daily Herald. Stalin pulling a face at his bodyguard Stalin is captured in this photograph by Lt. Baby Cage. Leonardo Da Vinci Misc. The Top 75 'Pictures of the Day' for 2012. Oct 17, 2012 *Update: The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2012 have just been published.
Click here to check out the most up-to-date post! After the positive reception from last year’s “Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2011“, the Sifter promised to highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘ at the end of every quarter, eventually culminating in an epic Top 100 for 2012. Art Timeline - Oil Paintings Reproductions - Handmade oil paintings on Canvas & Art Reproductions. Legend: Movements Most famous artists(birth-death) Famous artists(birth-death) Less known artists(birth-death) Byzantine Baroque Orientalism Renaissance - High Futurism Sir Joshua Reynolds(1723-1792) Jacob De Backer(1555-1585) Medieval & Gothic Art Rococo Mannerism Realism Expressionism Leonardo Da Vinci(1452-1519) Rembrandt Van Rijn(1606-1669) Richard Parkes Bonington(1802-1828) Renaissance - Northern Romanticism Modernism Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez(1599-1660) (Giovanni Antonio Canal) Canaletto(1697-1768) Giotto Di Bondone(1267-1337) Gentile Da Fabriano(1370-1427) Giovanni Da Milano(1346-1369) Yuan Ma(1190-1235) Renaissance - Early Neo-Classical Hudson River School Nabis.
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Art Forums - A Singular Creation Art Community. Wallpaper. Your source of daily updated funny pictures and gifs. Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramee. (click images for detail) For the better part of three decades multidisciplinary artist Guy Laramee has worked as a stage writer, director, composer, a fabricator of musical instruments, a singer, sculptor, painter and writer.
Among his sculptural works are two incredible series of carved book landscapes and structures entitled Biblios and The Great Wall, where the dense pages of old books are excavated to reveal serene mountains, plateaus, and ancient structures. Of these works he says: So I carve landscapes out of books and I paint Romantic landscapes. Mountains of disused knowledge return to what they really are: mountains. Laramee’s next show will be in April of 2012 at the Galerie d’Art d’Outremont in Montreal. Ric stultz 2011. Amazing Places To Experience Around The Globe (Part 1) Preachers Rock, Preikestolen, Norway Blue Caves - Zakynthos Island, Greece Skaftafeli - Iceland Plitvice Lakes – Croatia Crystalline Turquoise Lake, Jiuzhaigou National Park, China Four Seasons Hotel - Bora Bora Ice skating on Paterswoldse Meer, a lake just South of the city of Groningen in the Netherlands.