Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket // James Whistler // 19th Century
Tracy Caldwell Dyson in the Cupola module of the International Space Station
José Moreno Carbonero - The Conversion of the Duke of Gandia  detail
Helene Anna Held (19 March 1872 – 12 August 1918) was a Polish-born stage performer, most often associated with impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, her common-law husband.
A bush baby with a tiny helmet seeks shelter in a tea mug, March 1941 (Scanned by WeirdVintage from Getty Images’ Decades of the 20th Century: 1940s by Nick Yapp)
Wisconsin | Bon IverEvery place I go I take another place with me
Love is love’s mystique
Telescopic view of the new moon in an 1850 edition of Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy.
Japanese Moisturizer, 1940s on Flickr.
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Scanned from Taschen’s "Japanese Beauties".
Two women gaze at heavy surf while lying on boulders on the coast of Nova Scotia, December 1961.Photograph by Volkmar Wentzel, National Geographic
Playing Erotes: the game of hiding
an Erote covers his eyes while a second runs away to hide himself, a third playmate, hidden behind a large door, observes the scene;
Roman fresco from the “Casa dei Cervi” at Herculaneum, about 45 – 79 CE; Napoli, Museo Archeologico Nazionale