Ann Blyth and William Powell in a publicity still for Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)


The Tower of Babel - Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Detail.



A Letter from Egyptian Queen to Hittite King

B.C. 1235 


Museum of Anatolian Civilization

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

it’s all over, the world ended.


A Look at Black Chicago in the 1970s

The Atlantic’s In Focus blog is doing a great photo series on America in the early 1970s. Last week they took a look at documentary photographer John H. White, who went on to win the Pulitzer Prize for Photojournalism in 1982. Here’s a quick look at the series, and you can see the whole thing over at The Atlantic.

Model pose and finished painting for “Phone-A-Vision” by Gil Elvgren, 1969

The Runaways c. 1976

"We all go a little mad sometimes. Haven’t you?"

Psycho (1960)

Classic Disney Week | Day 4: Favourite Classic Villain

→ Cruella De Vil

Marilyn Monroe photographed by sam Shaw, 1957