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Artwork, links, pictures or stories that I find interesting. Unless noted, items are culled from the internet. In cases of my original work the copyright belongs to me, David W. Nees 2012-2013.
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artforadults:

Sonia Menti | tumblr

I love these.

bojosenadegas:

statuemaniaOdysseus blinding Polyphemus

model (first pic) & reconstruction, Original 2nd century BC,

Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Sperlonga, Italy.

(via mikestand)

blueguitar:

PUNK is just another LOGO!

hadrian6:

Stories from Homer :  ”The Odyssey”. Ulysses giving wine to the Cyclops. 1885. watercolor illustration.

http://hadrian6.tumblr.com

Booklets, Misc. Papers (Various Sizes), 22014, DaveN. (C. 2014) From a great workshop yesterday by Teresa Wilber.

mudwerks:

(via Lewis Carroll. The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in EightFits. | Lot #94059 | Heritage Auctions)

Lewis Carroll. The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits. Macmillan and Co., 1876. First edition. With nine illustrations by Henry Holiday. Publisher’s original pictorial boards….

waltdisneydoingfunnythings:

Walt Disney is being trampled by his animated creations in this print advertisement for the New York World’s Fair, that’s all.

(via disneyprint)

Who do? You do. Do what? Remind me of the babe.
Labrynth

blueguitar:

theswinginsixties:

Sonny & Cher

*Do I have to?*

artistandstudio:

entropiesofanomad:

Amedeo Modigliani

Modigliani died young, age 35 (two years younger than van Gogh), due to illness but no doubt exacerbated by his poverty, overwork and addiction to alcohol and narcotics.

(via mudwerks)

mortisia:

Excavation findings in Pompeii (1st picture) and Herculaneum (2nd picture). Two towns close to the famous Vesuvius volcano (Italy) that erupt almost 1,933 years ago. For more info check my new blogspot post.

Really worth the click-thru: http://mute-the-silence.blogspot.gr/2014/01/lets-see-what-happened-in-pompeii-and.html#more

(via manappreciation)

bobbygio:

Igorska

(via 2headedsnake)

workman:

magictransistor:

(Anonymous). Cabala. The Manly P. Hall Collection of Alchemical Manuscripts, Box 17. 1700s.

hellasinhabitants:

Colored cast of the head of a warrior from the East Pediment of the Temple of Aphaia on Aegina.

Επιχρωματισμένο εκμαγείο της κεφαλής πολεμιστή από το Ανατολικό Αέτωμα του Ναού της Αφαίας στην Αίγινα.

(via paullekker)