катюша леопольдовна

катюша леопольдовна

катюша леопольдовна
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Head kept alive separated from her body.

"The Headless Woman" Carnival Sideshow - This was a pretty common sideshow at state fairs back in the along with the other standards. The girl who turns into a gorilla. The South American Giant Rats (Capybaras) and assorted animal and human anomalies.

Jan David S. J. - Duodecim specula deum (1610): Specvlvm vrens. Detail. Engraving by Theodoor Galle.

Jan David S. (roughly translated as glasses of God" & "Wind Mirror") - Detail. > Engraving by Theodoor Galle.

☤alquimia - Athanasius Kircher. Ars magna lucis, 1665.

yama-bato:Athanasius KircherArs magna lucis Roma here

Death & Mysticism

Turning the Book Wheel [Pictured above: detail of the frontispiece from our copy of Athanasius Kircher’s Mundus Subterraneus - we haven’t digitized our copy yet, but the Tisch Library has scanned a later edition if you’re curious.

Eros. Roman work, 2nd century AD; after the Greek original of the first half of the 4th century BC. Marble. Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Eros, god of love Roman work, century AD; after the Greek original of the first half of the century BC.

Jan David S. J. - Duodecim specula deum (1610): Specvlvm vrens. Detail. Engraving by Theodoor Galle.

Jan David S. (roughly translated as glasses of God" & "Wind Mirror") - Detail. > Engraving by Theodoor Galle.

The Ripley Scroll ca. 1570 (Lindorm dragon detail) is, in simple terms, an alchemical manuscript that shows in pictorial cryptograms the production of the philosopher's stone.