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Conrad of Megenberg, ‘Buch der Natur’, Germany ca. 1434.

Strasbourg, Bibliothèque nationale et universitaire, Ms.2.264, fol. 78v

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signorcasaubon:

Master of Amiens - Death of the Virgin; Museum Mayer Van der Bergh, Antwerp, Belgium; c.1525

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amare-habeo:

The Enemy of Human Race" (Der Feind des Menschengeschlechts/Враг Рода Человеческого)

Anti-german Poster (Russia, 1915)

Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

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soircharmant:

Joseph Hirsch - Hero, ca 1939-1940

Oil on canvas

Smithsonian American Art Museum

The poppy, which figures so prominently in Hirsch’s Hero, was adopted after Worl War I as a symbol of the tragedy of war because poppies bloomed on so many of the French battlefields. It is, ironically, also a symbol of hope. The blooming fields, which were soaked with blood, renew themselves annually. Hirsch underscores the irony of the situation when he paints a veteran of the “war that was going to end all wars” just as another, one that would prove to be even bigger and deadlier, is beginning…" (read more)

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holespoles:

'House in Bogdanovka' by Kateryna Bilokur, 1955

A Polar Bear’s Tale

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leprincelointain:

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931), Le Frère Meurtrier - 1897

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chimneyfish:

Modular Composition, 1944

Oskar Fischinger

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Surreal Portrait, 1938
Benjamin F. Berlin

chimneyfish:

Surreal Portrait, 1938

Benjamin F. Berlin

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blastedheath:

Pierre Roy (French, 1880-1950), Un sextant et gourdes. Oil on canvas, 72.5 x 54 cm.

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kafkasapartment:

Jaarsma heaters. Summer warmth on the North Pole. Belgium, 1930s.

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c86:

Tom Ingram - The Hungry Cloud, 1971

Artwork by William Geldart

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robotcosmonaut:

Dischi Cetra, 1940

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thirdorgan:

Mario Mollari (Argentine, 1930-2010)

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“Sport im Bild”, 1934, heft 4

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blastedheath:

Martha Zuik (Argentinian, b. 1940), La gruta del silencio [The cave of silence], 1966. Oil on  canvas, 60 x 50 cm.

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