fieldmuseumphotoarchives:

100 years ago today, Martha the last Passenger Pigeon passed away at Cincinnati Zoological Gardens. It is amazing to think that an animal once so abundant could so quickly go extinct. 


© The Field Museum, GN85465_13, Photographer John Weinstein.

Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) diorama. Standing free case. Hall 21, Individual bird exhibit in case before dismantling. Documentation for Animal Kingdom exhibit preparation.

120 negative film

1990

fieldmuseumphotoarchives:

100 years ago today, Martha the last Passenger Pigeon passed away at Cincinnati Zoological Gardens. It is amazing to think that an animal once so abundant could so quickly go extinct.


© The Field Museum, GN85465_13, Photographer John Weinstein.

Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) diorama. Standing free case. Hall 21, Individual bird exhibit in case before dismantling. Documentation for Animal Kingdom exhibit preparation.

120 negative film

1990

animus-inviolabilis:

"Frontispiece" in the book Le Jardin des supplices (Garden of Torments) by Octave Mirbeau
Auguste Rodin
Published in Paris by Ambroise Vollard1902

animus-inviolabilis:

"Frontispiece" in the book Le Jardin des supplices (Garden of Torments) by Octave Mirbeau

Auguste Rodin

Published in Paris by Ambroise Vollard

1902

moma:

Final day! Jasper Johns: Regrets explores the artist’s process, from drawing to painting. 

[Jasper Johns. Regrets. 2013. Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Photograph: Jerry Thompson]

moma:

Final day! Jasper Johns: Regrets explores the artist’s process, from drawing to painting. 

[Jasper Johns. Regrets. 2013. Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Photograph: Jerry Thompson]

impressionsonmymind:


Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)
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impressionsonmymind:


Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)
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impressionsonmymind:


Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)
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impressionsonmymind:


Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)
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impressionsonmymind:

Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)