this is merely a collection of pictures, songs, articles, videos, and objects that i find interesting. all known sources are provided (i think). feel free to contribute with a citation or author/ artist if known. these are all things i just don't want to forget.
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Field guide to the most common monsters of the late 1500s.
Prodigiosae species monstrorum (Amazing Monsters), 1575, Gerard Janssen van Kampen and Antoine van Leest, printmakers. Woodcut in De naturae diuinis characterismis… by Cornelius Gemma. The Getty Research Institute