Sunday, September 30, 2018

M A S K S

a 1920 perfume advertisement in a French fashion magazine, color illustration of a masked woman, de Morny perfume ad
a 1920 perfume advertisement in a French fashion magazine
     
M A S K S
       
a 1922 fashion illustration, masquerade woman
a 1922 fashion illustration
    
M A S K S
       
a 1892 masquerade costume called Domino, a hooded and winged woman's costume illustrated, neo Gothic
an 1892 masquerade costume
    
M A S K S
       
a Herbert Paus illustration of a welder high up
Herbert Paus:  a mask as protection       click image twice for full size
     
M A S K S
       
women's 1903 automobile driving masks for protection in cold weather, an illustration
1903 automobile driving masks for protection in cold weather     see full size
     
M A S K S
       
an old ceremonial mask from Africa, a color photograph
an old ceremonial mask from Africa
             
M A S K S
       
a 1926 William Mortensen photograph of a masked woman
a 1926 William Mortensen photograph       click twice
     
M A S K S
       
Henry Patrick Raleigh
a Henry Patrick Raleigh illustration       click twice
         
M A S K S
       
a photograph of a European Falcon's hood with metallic embroidery, 17th century
"Falcon's hood: metallic embroidery European, 17th century"
this mask controlled it's wearer
     
M A S K S
       
a Mead Schaeffer illustration of dangerous lovers in Venis at night
a Mead Schaeffer illustration       click twice
     
M A S K S
       
a Dan Adkins illustration of a astronaut in trouble
a Dan Adkins illustration:  his clear mask contains his
 human atmosphere . . . unless something goes wrong
    
M A S K S
       
a 1978 illustration of conformity in red
a 1978 illustration ... the mask of anonymous conformity
     
M A S K S
       
a Greg Manchess illustration of a deep sea diver
a Greg Manchess illustration
    
M A S K S
       
1917 German dominatrix illustration from a German humour publication
a 1917 illustration from a German publication
     
M A S K S
       
a Bruno Paul illustration, a wild drunken party
a Bruno Paul illustration ... blame it on the mask of inebriation
     
M A S K S
       
a 1932 Frank Wright illustration of the mask of the Golden Scorpion
a 1932 Frank Wright illustration ... mask of the Golden Scorpion
     
M A S K S
       
Alex Toth story art for Zorro
Alex Toth story art for Zorro ... the vigilante mask
     
M A S K S
       
a Auguste Jean-Baptiste Roubille color illistration for 1900 Carnaval, masked dancing women
Auguste Jean-Baptiste Roubille,  1900
     
M A S K S
       
1965 Secret deoderant
1965 "Secret"  deodorant masked our private shame
     
M A S K S
       
face-covering fashion in 1600s France, with an early poodle
face-covering fashion in 1600s France
     
M A S K S
       
face-covering fashion in 1959, an illustration of a hat with net
face-covering fashion in 1959
     
M A S K S
       
an Edmund J. Sullivan illustration of death holding a mask
an Edmund J. Sullivan illustration       click twice
     
M A S K S
       
a 1952 Sam Junod color illustration of a laughing woman removing her mask, Fetes de Geneve
Sam Junod,  1952
     
M A S K S
       
a Dan Beard illustration of a knight in armor smoking a pipe, a Yankee in King Arthur's Court
a Dan Beard illustration
     
M A S K S
       
a Felician Rops sex worker
Felician Rops ... the face of business in the age of syphilis
     
M A S K S
       
a Will Bradley poster for printing inks, Ault and Wiborg Company
a Will Bradley poster for printing inks
     
M A S K S
             
1940 wallpaper
1940 wallpaper masked the previous resident's wallpaper
    
M A S K S
         
a Wladyslaw Theodor Benda drawing of a mask
a Wladyslaw Theodor Benda drawing of a mask       click twice
     
M A S K S
       
a Wladyslaw Theodor Benda photograph of a mask
a photograph of the Wladyslaw Theodor Benda mask
     
M A S K S
       
a Wladyslaw Theodor Benda mask, color photograph
another Wladyslaw Theodor Benda mask       click twice
     
M A S K S
       
a Thomas Theodor Heine illustration for Der Ubermensch in der Modernen Litteratur, von Leo Berg
a Thomas Theodor Heine illustration,  1897?
                         

Sunday, September 23, 2018

G I A N T . . . things

a 1930 outdoor photo-shoot for a magazine, with beach girls on miniature trains
1930
            
G I A N T S
           
Julius Diez 1905, a resting giant
Julius Diez,  1905       click image twice for full size
            
G I A N T S
           
a 2014 Jon McNaught poster, Festival BD, giant deer in the city at night
Jon McNaught,  2014
     
G I A N T S
           
the 1964 World's Fair Chrysler exhibit under construction, a color photograph of a giant car engine
the 1964 World's Fair "Chrysler" exhibit under construction       click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
an early Arthur Rackham illustration of a giant's foot, 1851?
an early Arthur Rackham illustration,  1851?
                 
G I A N T S
           
a 1963 Ed Emberley illustration of a giant eating a meal
an Ed Emberley illustration,  1963
         
G I A N T S
           
Buddha
China
            
G I A N T S
           
a Winsor Mccay cartoon
a Winsor McCay cartoon       see full size
            
G I A N T S
           
the 1938 Edison Monument, a color illustration
the 1938 Edison Monument still stands in the USA
            
G I A N T S
           
the 1938 Edison Monument Pyex bulb, a photograph
topping the 1938 Edison Monument,  a 14' 8" foot high bulb made of Pyrex segments 
"Interior features 960 electric lights"
            
G I A N T S
           
a Seymour Chwast illustration       click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
a WW2 memorial monument in Russia, The Motherland Calls
a WW2 memorial monument in Russia,  'The Motherland Calls'
            
G I A N T S
           
the 1900 George R. Lawrence camera used film 8 feet by 4.5 feet, a photograph
the 1900 George R. Lawrence camera used giant film,  8 feet by 4.5 feet
see full size
            
G I A N T S
           
a Bernard Villemot poster illustration for Compagnie Generale Transatlantique France, a giant ship
a Bernard Villemot poster illustration
            
G I A N T S
           
an 1883 giant squid illustrated
an 1883 giant squid
            
G I A N T S
           
a 1956 Atomic Plane conceptual illustration in color
a 1956 Atomic Plane concept       click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
Moebius artsequential art by Moebius
                  
G I A N T S
           
giant Victoria lilies, a 1929 photograph
giant Victoria lilies,  1929       click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
at the 1962 Seattle World's fair, a 25,000 pound cake with 18,000 eggs for Paul Bunyan, a color photograph
at the 1962 Seattle World's fair:  a 25,000 pound cake made with 18,000 eggs
click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
Mort Drucker's King Kong for MAD Magazine
Mort Drucker for MAD Magazine       click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
a 1958 advertising illustration of a giant water drop over a family at dinner
an advertising illustration,  1958
            
G I A N T S
           
a Ronald Searle giant cat
Ronald Searle
            
G I A N T S
           
a Bruno Paul magazine illustration of a giant dog attacking a train
a Bruno Paul magazine illustration
            
G I A N T S
           
a Chesley Bonestell illustration of giant architecture
a Chesley Bonestell illustration
            
G I A N T S
           
an 1833 Thomas Cole painting of a giant water bowl
a Thomas Cole painting,  1833     click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
Jim Woodring
Jim Woodring
            
G I A N T S
           
a Heinrich Kley color illustration of giants playing with ships
Heinrich Kley
            
G I A N T S
           
a giant 1850 parade float illustration
an 1850 parade float     click twice
            
G I A N T S
           
the Ferris Wheel at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, a photograph
the Ferris Wheel at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
            
G I A N T S
           
a 1910 Maxfield Parrish giant in color
Maxfield Parrish,  1910