Selon toute apparence c’était une main de chair et de sang comme la mienne (From all appearances it was a hand of flesh and blood like mine) 
Plate 4 from La Maison Hantée by Odilon Redon, 1896

Selon toute apparence c’était une main de chair et de sang comme la mienne (From all appearances it was a hand of flesh and blood like mine) 

Plate 4 from La Maison Hantée by Odilon Redon, 1896




oldbookillustrations:

Topaze, portrait painter.
J-J. Grandville, from Vie privée et publique des animaux (Public and Private Life of Animals), under the direction of P. J. Stahl, Paris, 1867.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

Topaze, portrait painter.

J-J. Grandville, from Vie privée et publique des animaux (Public and Private Life of Animals), under the direction of P. J. Stahl, Paris, 1867.

(Source: archive.org)




vacuii, beardbriarandrose:

Lewis Carroll, Rev. Thomas Childe Barker and his daughter, May 1864

vacuiibeardbriarandrose:

Lewis Carroll, Rev. Thomas Childe Barker and his daughter, May 1864




Microscopic Images of a Fly by Anonymous, 1860s

Microscopic Images of a Fly by Anonymous, 1860s




todf, sheshallbleed:

9th:
[“water massages as a treatment for ‘hysteria’ (c. 1860)”]

todfsheshallbleed:

9th:

[“water massages as a treatment for ‘hysteria’ (c. 1860)”]




Plates 79 - 84 (Electro-Physiologie Photographique) by Guillaume-Amant Duchenne de Boulogne, 1862

Plates 79 - 84 (Electro-Physiologie Photographique) by Guillaume-Amant Duchenne de Boulogne, 1862




yama-bato,larmoyante:

Original manuscript for Alice in Wonderland hand written and illustrated by Lewis Carroll, 1862

yama-bato,larmoyante:

Original manuscript for Alice in Wonderland hand written and illustrated by Lewis Carroll, 1862




realityayslum:

Lewis Carroll - Alice Jane Donkin, 1862.

realityayslum:

Lewis Carroll - Alice Jane Donkin, 1862.




leda-swanson:

mudwerks:

(via Yesterday’s Papers: Charles Henry Bennett (1829-1867), known as Cheerful Charlie)

The Nine Lives of a Cat, c. 1866.

leda-swanson:

mudwerks:

(via Yesterday’s Papers: Charles Henry Bennett (1829-1867), known as Cheerful Charlie)

The Nine Lives of a Cat, c. 1866.





garconniere, carolathhabsburg:

Hand. unknown artist, 1860s.

garconnierecarolathhabsburg:

Hand. unknown artist, 1860s.




minamata, disorienteddreams:

Dr Guillaume-Benjamin Duchenne avec Adrien Tournachon - Tiré de Mécanisme de la physionomie humaine ou analyse électrophysiologique de l’expression des passions (publié en 1862) (1852-1856)

minamatadisorienteddreams:

Dr Guillaume-Benjamin Duchenne avec Adrien Tournachon - Tiré de Mécanisme de la physionomie humaine ou analyse électrophysiologique de l’expression des passions (publié en 1862) (1852-1856)




tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1862, [Portrait of a neurologist using “Electro-stimulation”], Adrien Tournachon
via A Morning’s Work: Medical Photographs from the Burns Archive, Stanley B. Burns

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1862, [Portrait of a neurologist using “Electro-stimulation”], Adrien Tournachon

via A Morning’s Work: Medical Photographs from the Burns Archive, Stanley B. Burns




oldbookillustrations:

Madame la Duchesse came into the world to be a curvy, stout person, healthy and enjoying good meals, good drinks… 
J-J. Grandville, from Vie privée et publique des animaux (Public and Private Life of Animals), under the direction of P. J. Stahl, Paris, 1867.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

Madame la Duchesse came into the world to be a curvy, stout person, healthy and enjoying good meals, good drinks…

J-J. Grandville, from Vie privée et publique des animaux (Public and Private Life of Animals), under the direction of P. J. Stahl, Paris, 1867.

(Source: archive.org)




lastdreamofjesus, elettrogenica:

Duchenne de Boulogne, Electrical stimulation

lastdreamofjesus, elettrogenica:

Duchenne de Boulogne, Electrical stimulation




Blue Beard tableau by Winslow Homer, Harper’s Bazar, September 5, 1868 (Full image here)
(via mizenscen, filicide)

Blue Beard tableau by Winslow Homer, Harper’s Bazar, September 5, 1868 (Full image here)

(via mizenscen, filicide)