pyritesoulfox:

painting of the day: Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky - The False Dmitry’s Agents Murdering Feodor Godunov and his Mother

sarena-babaroga:

Vania Zouravliov

(via oldsamovar)

oldsamovar:

Rarity postcards “Provinces of the Russian Empire”, 1856

Pskov Governorate; Saint Petersburg Governorate; Smolensk Governorate; Perm Governorate (native one).

ninetiesdecor:

Performance in the Bolshoi Theatre

solarcult:

Frank Cheyne Pape (1878 - 1972)
Illustrtions for Book of Russian Tales 1916

deutschemark:


1. Austrian Empire: Crown of Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor2. German Empire: German State Crown3. Russian Empire: Great Imperial Crown4. Kingdom of Hungary: Holy Crown of Saint Stephen5. German Empire: Crown of the German Empress6. Kingdom of Bohemia: Crown of St. Wenceslas7. Kingdom of Prussia: Crown of Wilhelm II8. German Empire: Crown of the Crown Prince9. Kingdom of Bavaria: Royal crown of Bavaria10. United Kingdom: Crown of St. Edward11. United Kingdom: Crown of Queen Victoria12. Kingdom of Italy: Royal crown of Italy13. Archduchy of Austria: Archducal coronet14. Kingdom of Sweden: Crown of the Swedish Crown Prince15. Kingdom of Romania: Steel Crown of Romania

From Hugo Gerhard Ströhl’s Heraldic Atlas, 1899

dustinlikes:

Guys GUYS!

Seth Fisher on Tokyo Days, Bangkok Nights

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super-nerd:

Silver Surfer — Jack Kirby

judithsmutler:

Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)

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