House of Rats

House of Rats

Fine, fine images.

magictransistor:

Claude Paradin. Devises Héroïques. 1551.

octoberthirtyfirst:

hazedolly:

This is a curious one: an antique miniature all-bisque “frozen Charlotte” doll in a little metal coffin, embossed with the letters “Don’t Talk So Much.” What does it mean?

Photo credit: eBay seller ID “alder318”

http://prettyawfulthings.com/2014/06/18/dont-talk-so-much-the-macabre-history-of-the-frozen-charlottes/

ursaminorjim:

Joseph E. Baker, The Witch No. 1, c. 1892.
Lithograph, 28.5” x 41.5”
ursaminorjim:

Joseph E. Baker, The Witch No. 1, c. 1892.
Lithograph, 28.5” x 41.5”

ursaminorjim:

Joseph E. Baker, The Witch No. 1, c. 1892.

Lithograph, 28.5” x 41.5”

speciesbarocus:

Jacobus Typotius - Symbola diuina & humana (1601) [x].

> Engravings by Aegidius Sadeler.

speciesbarocus:

Jacobus Typotius - Symbola diuina & humana (1601) [x].

> Engravings by Aegidius Sadeler.

necspenecmetu:

Master of the Fertility of the Egg, A Grotesque Scene with Animals Playing and a Dog Wrapped in Swaddling Clothes, late 17th or early 18th century
necspenecmetu:

Master of the Fertility of the Egg, A Grotesque Scene with Animals Playing and a Dog Wrapped in Swaddling Clothes, late 17th or early 18th century

necspenecmetu:

Master of the Fertility of the Egg, A Grotesque Scene with Animals Playing and a Dog Wrapped in Swaddling Clothes, late 17th or early 18th century


The lady is served with heart-shaped food. Manuscript illustration from Giovanni Boccaccio: Le livre appellé Decameron, French transl. by Laurent de Premierfait, 15th c., 39th novel
Source: BNF via Gallica

The lady is served with heart-shaped food. Manuscript illustration from Giovanni Boccaccio: Le livre appellé Decameron, French transl. by Laurent de Premierfait, 15th c., 39th novel
Source: BNF via Gallica

The lady is served with heart-shaped food. Manuscript illustration from Giovanni Boccaccio: Le livre appellé Decameron, French transl. by Laurent de Premierfait, 15th c., 39th novel

Source: BNF via Gallica

arthistorycq:

medieval:

Diagrams of embryos in various positions.
14th c. (via)


Medieval babies know how to get down
arthistorycq:

medieval:

Diagrams of embryos in various positions.
14th c. (via)


Medieval babies know how to get down

arthistorycq:

medieval:

Diagrams of embryos in various positions.

14th c. (via)

Medieval babies know how to get down







HOLDE MINE HAIR

ye olde partie times

Verily, thou art such a lightweight.

Things ye can’t: even.

Thou only liveth once

#YOLOTH






HOLDE MINE HAIR

ye olde partie times

Verily, thou art such a lightweight.

Things ye can’t: even.

Thou only liveth once

#YOLOTH






HOLDE MINE HAIR

ye olde partie times

Verily, thou art such a lightweight.

Things ye can’t: even.

Thou only liveth once

#YOLOTH

HOLDE MINE HAIR

ye olde partie times

Verily, thou art such a lightweight.

Things ye can’t: even.

Thou only liveth once

#YOLOTH