"Free man, you will always cherish the sea." | Daniela, 18, Italy

But every true god must be both organizer and destroyer.

— Thomas Pynchon, Gravity’s Rainbow (via cumber-porn)

20aliens:

Restoration room, St. Petersburg
by Andrew Moore

the-garden-of-delights:

"Elegy" (1899) (detail) by William- Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905).

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I read for pleasure and that is the moment I learn the most.

— Margaret Atwood (via observando)

Vaintas (detail) by Leo Putz (1869-1940)

oil on canvas, 1896

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Lucrezia Borgia + costume porn (season 3)

  • La primavera - Sandro Botticelli (1477 - 1482)
  • Nascita di Venere - Sandro Botticelli (1484 - 1486)
  • Calunnia - Sandro Botticelli (1494)
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Favourite Screen Costumes || the Bennet sisters Netherfield ball gowns (Pride & Prejudice 2005)

Costumes by: Jacqueline Durran

furples:

Gemma Ward by Michael Thompson for Hacia la Perfección” Vogue Spain February 2007

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