Part of [ The Ambassadors] 1533, Hans Holbein the Younger National Gallery,London
Arithmetic book, detail from.The Ambassadors, by Hans Holbein the Younger, 1533 (8 of 9 images). "Among the clues to the figures' explorative associations are a selection of scientific instruments including two globes (one terrestrial and one celestial), a quadrant, a torquetum, and a polyhedral sundial," Caption from link
La Sculpture au Louvre · Gustave Geffroy
[FORE-EDGE PAINTING]. [Hayday Bindery]. (An Early Closed Fore-Edge Painting on Gauffered Edges). The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the United Church of England and Ireland: Together with the Proper Lessons for Sundays and Other Holy-Days, and a New Version of the Psalms of David. Oxford: Printed at the University Press, 1846. link
CHARLES WYSOCKI CLASSIC TAILS AMERICANA ART Dempsey: I miss the days when my brother, our father and I hung out at the library.
Vintage books. Yes, please. ((They're bigger on the inside~~tko))