1910-again:

Madge Gill, Untitled (Mediumistic Drawing) n.d.
After a catalogue of tragedy in her personal life and after losing the use of her right eye, Madge started to write, draw and embroider. She mostly worked by oil lamp at night, and her interest in spiritualism greatly influenced her work which often featured ‘Myrninerest’ a spirit guide who she would set within a background of pattern and texture.

1910-again:

Madge Gill, Untitled (Mediumistic Drawing) n.d.

After a catalogue of tragedy in her personal life and after losing the use of her right eye, Madge started to write, draw and embroider. She mostly worked by oil lamp at night, and her interest in spiritualism greatly influenced her work which often featured ‘Myrninerest’ a spirit guide who she would set within a background of pattern and texture.

(Source: blog.patternbank.com)

blastedheath:

Theodor Werner (German, 1886-1969), Ohne Titel (Abstrakte Komposition), 1949. Gouache and brush and ink on cardboard, 62.6 x 44 cm.

blastedheath:

Theodor Werner (German, 1886-1969), Ohne Titel (Abstrakte Komposition), 1949. Gouache and brush and ink on cardboard, 62.6 x 44 cm.

(via weepieschagall)

(Source: darkmountainconfessions)

weepieschagall:

"The Paddler"  24”x20” Oil on Canvas Charlotte Evans At Gallery Orange, New Orleans

weepieschagall:

"The Paddler"
24”x20”
Oil on Canvas
Charlotte Evans
At Gallery Orange, New Orleans

(via luscious-anal)

artafrica:

Senufo

artafrica:

Senufo

(Source: tribal-art-auktion.de)

Stone art by The Swedish History Museum, Stockholm on Flickr.

Stone art by The Swedish History Museum, Stockholm on Flickr.

patrice-full by ktyazoo on Flickr.

patrice-full by ktyazoo on Flickr.

medievalpoc:

Fiction Week!

image

The Girl Who Spun Gold by Virginia Hamilton, Illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Quashiba, a peasant girl, is about to be made queen because the king believes that she can spin and weave golden things. A tiny creature comes to save her under the condition that she has three chances to guess his name right. (West Indian)

via Goodreads; images via The Art of Leo and Diane Dillon

(via mohenjo-daro)

antiguas-finest:

by thibault2cidrac http://instagram.com/p/qhBUnfK40k/

antiguas-finest:

by thibault2cidrac http://instagram.com/p/qhBUnfK40k/

amare-habeo:

Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901–1985) - Touring Club (Voyage en auto), 1946
Oil on canvas
via hipinuff

amare-habeo:

Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901–1985) - Touring Club (Voyage en auto), 1946

Oil on canvas

via hipinuff

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wasbella102:

Vanessa Bowman: Blue Anemones and Ranunculas

wasbella102:

Vanessa Bowman: Blue Anemones and Ranunculas

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art-centric:

John Powell - Pansies

art-centric:

John Powell - Pansies

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amare-habeo:

Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
Red Cat Sitting (Chat roux assis), 1930

amare-habeo:

Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

Red Cat Sitting (Chat roux assis), 1930

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amare-habeo:

Francis Picabia  (1879-1953)- Blue Dove (Le pigeon bleu), 1935

amare-habeo:

Francis Picabia (1879-1953)- Blue Dove (Le pigeon bleu), 1935

(via beverleyshiller)

niadart:

Untitled (D5092), Kevin Randolph
pencil on paper 31 x 23” unique date unknown

niadart:

Untitled (D5092), Kevin Randolph

pencil on paper 31 x 23” unique date unknown