月岡芳年 - Yoshitoshi Tsukioka (1839.30.4 ～ 1892.9.6)
Pierre-Paul Prudh’on: Portrait of the Empress Marie-Louise. Born on December 12, 1791, she was the second wife of Napoleon I, and mother of his only legitimate son.
I swear the Romantics were the first Hipsters
"Zen Koi" by Michael Creese
Gateteater (detail) - Ernst Klimt
C.W. Eckersberg. Detail from Mendel Levin Nathanson’s Elder Daughters, Bella and Hanna, 1820.
The Most Beautiful Abandoned Railway Station in the World
This is an abandoned railway station in Abkhazia, former Russian territory. It stays untouched since the collapse of USSR – the railway connection of Abkhazia and Russia stopped and railway station left out of demand so nature could take over the left-overs of Soviet architecture.
"Salomé" by Gustave Moreau, 19th c.
Daumier’s 1839 depiction of students preparing for their Baccalauréat