dans la vie by art nouveau artist steinlen, with 100 drawings, published in 1901.
details of charles jouas’s la cite des eaux.
illustrations by french graphic artist charles jouas, for the book la cite des eaux, by symbolist poet henri de regnier
marga gil roessret illustrated and designed the cover for her brother’s collection of poems rose des bois, published in 1923, when she was only 15 years old. she committed suicide at the age of 24. beautiful, talented, and died young.
a body that is actually transparent can, of course, seem white to us; but it cannot seem white and transparent.
- l. wittgenstein
daphnis et chloé, 1890, with illustrations by french academic artist raphaël collin.
potrero hill library, the public library with the best view of san francisco, and a not-so-shabby restroom :)
aristide maillol by octave mirbeau, 1921, one of the 300 copies. this copy once belonged to the american realist painter eugene speicher.
we speak of a ‘dark red light’, but not of a ‘black-red light’.
images à la sauvette, by henri cartier-bresson, 1952