Sunday, March 26, 2017

G R I D S

1888 needlepoint design
GRID: a network of lines that cross each other to form a series of squares or rectangles.
The image above is an 1888 needlepoint design.
     
G  R  I  D  S
          
1893 Chicago ice factory, Knickerbocker ice
 This 1893 Chicago ice factory used to cut frozen pond water into grids, for iceboxes at home and
cubes in drinks.  See more info & photographs here
     
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These 1940s-50s microphones were prized by blues 
harmonica players, because of their hot electric sound.
     
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1949 Chicago suburbs from above, photograph
some 1949 Chicago suburbs from above    Click twice for full size
         
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old paintbox colors, photograph
see full size   
           
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1876 safe deposit boxes in a bank, 1800s bank illustration
1876 safe deposit boxes in a financial vault   See full size
     
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1800s NY tenaments, double-decker slum building
1800s New York space-efficiency maximized profits from poor tenants.
     
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an Adam Connelly nude, pixilated
Adam Connelly art   see more HERE
     
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A Harry Bertoia diamond chair 1952, Kroll
A Harry Bertoia chair, 1952
     
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a 1907 London storefront, the Grid
a 1907 London storefront  See full size
     
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pigments
     
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a 1916 children's play house photograph from a sales catalog
a 1916 children's play house from a sales catalog
     
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1833 London street grids
1833 London
 
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1944 office
1944
 
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1951 children's playground climbers
1951 children's playground climbers
     
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1968 graphic, all roads lead to mecca
1968: an annual report graphic?  see full size
     
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1869 garden cordons, trained plants
1869 garden cordons yielded fruit and occupied very little space
       
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1938 plate glass, refracted glass
1938 glass window or door plates
       
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1960 4-seat thunderbird with rear closable blinds
a 1960 4-seat Thunderbird with closable blinds  see full size
       
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toast racks illustration from catalog, 1900
1900 toast racks, to be set near heat  see full size
       
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1965 GE waffle grill, early Teflon, waffle iron
1965: heavy Teflon waffle grids could be reversed to flats for grilled cheese sandwiches.
       
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1920 screendoors illustration from a catalog
1920 screen doors
       
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a 1942 home interior illustration, many grids
1942: a group of grids in one image  see full size
       
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a 1922 hardware cabinet, many drawers cabinet, file system
a 1922 hardware cabinet  see full size
       
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Mies van der Rohe clock
a Mies van der Rohe design, 20th century  see full size
The circular time grid hangs from a perforated grid ceiling.
         
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1938
             
           
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Sunday, March 19, 2017

BLACK CARS by different artists

   
    
B L A C K  C A R S . . . in chronological order
      
               
a 1910 Pierce Arrow ad illustration
. . . starting with a 1910 Pierce Arrow
        
B L A C K   C A R S
     
1930 Marmon Roosevelt ad illustration
. . . leading to a 1930 Marmon-Roosevelt
   
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1930s Russian taxi cab advertising illustration
. . . and soon a 1930s Russian taxi cab
   
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1937 Irwin Smith illustration, black car couple at night
. . . until, a 1937 Irwin Smith illustration   Click images twice for full size
     
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1940 Mercury advertising illustration of a black car
. . . and inevitably a 1940 Mercury
   
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1940s Tatra 87 advertising illustration
 . . . or even a 1940s Tatra 87
    
B L A C K   C A R S
    
1944 Cadillac ad illustration, Unchallenged in the world's esteem
see this 1944 Cadillac full size  love that smile
       
B L A C K   C A R S
      
a 1944 retrofuture car illustration
1944 artist's concept
     
B L A C K   C A R S
       
a 1951 Alexis De Sakhnoffsky conceptual design
a 1951 Alexis De Sakhnoffsky conceptual design  Click blue links
   
B L A C K   C A R S
        
a 1951 Pontiac
     
B L A C K   C A R S
    
a 1952 Arthur Radebaugh concept test track illustration
a 1952 Arthur Radebaugh future test track
   
B L A C K   C A R S
    
a 1950s LeBaron advertising illustration
a 1950s LeBaron for grownups
    
 B L A C K   C A R S
    
a black 1954 Thunderbird for young bad-asses
a 1954 Thunderbird for young bad-asses
     
B L A C K   C A R S
    
a 1962 Mercury Comet photo
a 1962 Mercury Comet
    
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1964 black Oldsmobile advertising illustration
a 1964 Oldsmobile
    
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1960s Syd Mead concept car illustration
a 1960s Syd Mead concept car
     
B L A C K   C A R S
    
a 1965 Oldsmobile Funeral Coach advertising illustration
a 1965 Oldsmobile Funeral Coach
     
B L A C K   C A R S
     
a 1968 black Mercury Cougar advertising photograph
a 1968 Mercury Cougar
    
B L A C K   C A R S
    
Sting Ray
     
B L A C K   C A R S
   
a 1977 black PANTHER6 photograph
the 1977 PANTHER6
   
 B L A C K   C A R S
   
a Ron Balaban Thunderbird painting
 a Ron Balaban painting, not a photo
   
B L A C K   C A R S
    
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