The Three Living and The Three Dead
Folio 123r from The Taymouth Hours
Yates Thomspon MS 13; Images from the British Library Manuscript website.
From Andreas Vesalius’ De humani corporis fabrica, or On the fabric [or structure] of the human body. (1543, 1555)
Though this is not my “photograph” (of a print within the volume) I have had the pleasure of handling and researching the National Library of Scotland’s copy. And it is incredible.
Jacob Matham. Kupferstich einer der sieben Todsünden: Invidia (Engraving of One of the Seven Deadly Sins: Envy), c.1600
Occult thing of the day: Mystifying Playing Cards
Chris Ovdiyenko’s Oracle - Mystifying Playing Cards, inspired by the Spiritualist movement of the late 19th - early 20th centuries
For more information, check out his Kickstarter page
via Form is Void
I want this a lot. No seriously. Buy these for me.