The Steps of Life

Selection of images illustrating on the idea that one’s life can be thought of as divisible into distinct stages….more

Practical Hydrotherapy (1909)

A selection of pictures from Practical hydrotherapy: A manual for students and practitioners (1909), a book written by Dr Curran Pope who believed hydrotherapy a vi…more

The Art of Dreams

A compendium of various artworks in which dreams are depicted, including works by Blake, Grandville, Hokusai, Redon and Dürer….more

Greetings from Krampus

Have you been good this year? If not, being overlooked by the great benevolent Santa in the sky should perhaps be the least of your worries… let us introduce you …more

Hopi Drawings of Kachinas (1903)

Drawings of various Hopi kachinas created mainly by a 30 year old Hopi man named Kutcahanauu or White-Bear, hired in 1903 by the American anthropologist Jesse Walte…more

Flowers of the Sky

Depictions spanning almost a whole millennium – in chronological order – of comets, meteors, meteorites and shooting stars….more