Monday, August 31, 2009


Images by iosonolania, see her photostream here.

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Saturday, August 29, 2009


Images by Emilie Bjork, see her photostream here.


Paintings by Nicola Stäglich.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009


Images by pinkapples_x, see her photostream here.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009


Images by Laura Encursiva, see her photostream here.

Monday, August 24, 2009

Girls with Glasses

Illustrations by fish_bear, see her photostream here.

Pussy Cat

Steven Meisel's 2009 ad campaign for Lanvin, featuring Kristen McMenamy.

Sunday, August 23, 2009


Images by James Mcloughlin, see his photostream here.


Antique, glass vial reliquary (1/2" by 3") containing a very substantial vestment and a whole tooth relic of the Reverand Mother Superior Therese of Bavoz. Abess of the Pradines, imprisoned during the French revolution and released from prison only three days before her planned execution. Wax seal unbroken and all in place. Comes in a linen pouch with a letter describing the relics. See the original listing here.

Friday, August 21, 2009


Medium, Dorothy Henderson, October 2, 1928

Materialization was the word used in the circles of psychical researchers to describe a phenomenon that first became common in séances in the 1870s: the summoning of spirit presences in the form of objects and of bodies, or of traces of objects and bodies—touches to the cheek or hands of the sitters, slaps or caresses or breezes as of something passing, sometimes fingerprints or other marks, the sounds of bells ringing or ethereal music, apported flowers and other gifts from the spirits, and, above all, ectoplasmic manifestations. These took two predominant forms: luminous, veiled, phantom-like beings, or revenants...
-from Ethereal Body: The Quest for Ectoplasm by Marina Warner in Cabinet


Images by Sasha Nikitin, see his photostream here.


Images by Agnes Thor, see her photostream here.

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Face Down

Images by Michela Heim see her photostream here.

Tuesday, August 18, 2009


The Curse

Stills from Molly Grows Up, a 1953 menstruation education film for teenage girls.

Monday, August 17, 2009