centuriespast:

Crystal Ball
Artist/maker unknown, Chinese
Geography:
Made in China, Asia
Period:
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)
Date:
19th century
Medium:
Rock crystal (quartz); silver stand
Philadelphia Museum of Art

centuriespast:

Crystal Ball

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:

Made in China, Asia

Period:

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Date:

19th century

Medium:

Rock crystal (quartz); silver stand

Philadelphia Museum of Art

thekidshouldseethis:

What makes a curveball curve? Physics Girl explains The Physics Behind a Curveball – The Magnus Effect.

justanothermasterpiece:

Galen Cheney.

justanothermasterpiece:

Galen Cheney.

centuriespast:

Ts’ao Ts’ao Watching the Moon Rise Over Nambyōzan Mountain (Sōsō Nanbyōzan Shōgetsu)
From the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon (Tsuki Hyakushi)
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, Japanese, 1839 - 1892. Engraved by Noguchi Enkatsu, Japanese, active 1894. Published by Akiyama Buemon, 9 banchi 3 chōme Muromachi Nihonbashi-ku, Tokyo.
Geography:
Made in Japan, Asia
Period:
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Date:
1885
Medium:
Color woodcut
Philadelphia Museum of Art

centuriespast:

Ts’ao Ts’ao Watching the Moon Rise Over Nambyōzan Mountain (Sōsō Nanbyōzan Shōgetsu)

From the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon (Tsuki Hyakushi)

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, Japanese, 1839 - 1892. Engraved by Noguchi Enkatsu, Japanese, active 1894. Published by Akiyama Buemon, 9 banchi 3 chōme Muromachi Nihonbashi-ku, Tokyo.

Geography:

Made in Japan, Asia

Period:

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Date:

1885

Medium:

Color woodcut

Philadelphia Museum of Art

justanothermasterpiece:

Jenny Andrews Anderson.

justanothermasterpiece:

Jenny Andrews Anderson.

omgthatdress:

Brooch
1940s
Lang Antiques

omgthatdress:

Brooch

1940s

Lang Antiques

quinnidae:

Adding color to my finches.

quinnidae:

Adding color to my finches.

(via scientificillustration)

likeafieldmouse:

Francis Bacon - Man with Dog (1953)

likeafieldmouse:

Francis Bacon - Man with Dog (1953)

justanothermasterpiece:

Grace Hartigan.

justanothermasterpiece:

Grace Hartigan.