2 severely burnt British soldiers whose tank had been hit by a German shell shortly after the Normandy landings, 1944 -
Joan of Arc by Albert Lynch (1851-1912)
engraving from Figaro Illustre magazine, 1903
confessionsofalitgeek asked: Do you have any articles about writing fantasy races? I’m trying to come up with societies for them but also making their appearances more unique so I don’t just have regular Lord of the Rings type characters.
Jacques Fath evening ensemble, spring/summer 1948
From Kerry Taylor Auctions via LiveAuctioneers
Photograph from the Insectes series by Laurent Seroussi.
19th century bracelet of cameos in raised relief of the Olympic gods. The seven gods depicted are the gods of the planets in correct order to their relationship to the seven days of the week. From left to right they are: Diana the moon for Monday, Mars for Tuesday, Mercury for Wednesday, Jupiter for Thursday, Venus for Friday, Saturn for Saturday, and Apollo for Sunday.