1. oorequiemoo:

    "I wait"

    Photographer: Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879)

    Albumen print

    1872

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    The model is Rachel Gurney (c. 1867-1920), Cameron’s niece and the future Countess of Dudley. Cameron took many pictures of children of cherubs, girls and boys were interchanged as Cupid and other angels.

    (via thehystericalsociety)

  2. calumet412:

    Looking east on Quincy from Wells, with the old Post Office in the distance, 1910, Chicago

  3. dogshaming:

    Class 1 Misdemeanor

    I called 9-1-1 and Dad was fined $50.

  4. pre-raphaelisme:

    The Proscribed Royalist, 1651 by John Everett Millais, 1853.

    themauveroom:

    The Tsarevich Egg, presented to Empress Alexandra to commemorate Tsarevich Alexei’s recovery from his nearly fatal hemophilia attack in 1912. 

  5. dogshaming:

    Oil and vinegar

    One dog is trouble, the other is anxious!

  6. "I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort and disappointment and perseverance."

    Vincent van Gogh

    (Source: man-of-prose, via ohmylithium)

  7. (Source: reparrishcomics, via bookmania)

  8. (Source: vickypostmortem)