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The Chart of Hand Tools

Here’s a great gift for your workspace or to hang on the wall while dreaming of building something worthwhile.  It’s the Chart of Hand Tools from the Pop Chart Lab, “printed using 100 lb archival recycled stock certified by The … Continue reading

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Luigi Prina: The Ships That Sail Through the Clouds

A story of a remarkable artist from The Blinking City. Mr. Prina has been an architect for over 50 years but his model building is a work of art and fantasy.  Building flying models from paper and balsa wood since … Continue reading

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Gypsy Music School

Janos Valentiny Hungarian artist (1842—1902) Oil, canvas; 1896

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A Gypsy Fortune Telling

Adrien Moreau, French artist (1834–1906)

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A Little More Oregon Country Fair

     

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Tavern Interior by John S.C. Schaak 1762

Originally posted on Sifting The Past:
John S.C. Schaak  active 1760-1770 Detail: tavern, chair, table, basket, food, sideboard, meat, pie, plate, knife, fork, fire, hearth, fireplace crane, cucumber, lemon sausage, meat hook, beef, bird, bird cage, bottle, glass, bread, mortar…

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“Gypsy Caravan” by Leon Goodman 1995

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So Sam Sai

Or, everybody loves a banjo: Made from a halved coconut and ivory.  Pretty sweet.  Click the image for the reference.

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Graces of Archery, satire

Satire on archery from 1794.  More at the British Museum.

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St George and the Dragon

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