RPPC from my personal collection
And all this time she was torn by wild desires, by rage, by hatred. The trim folds of her dress hid a heart in turmoil, and her reticent lips told nothing of the storm.
Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary

(Source: goodreads.com, via distancenouveau)

mermaidmagpie:

shot by Martine Franck (Belgian)
myarmisnotalilactree:

Francesca Woodman, Postcard
sofinebyme:

by JULIA IWO
jaded-mandarin:

La Madonna in maestà [Maestà / Madonna with Angels and Saints DETAIL] (1315)
thereminsoul:

Gabriel Figueroa, Monasterio, Monte Athos 
In deep nights I dig for you like treasure.
For all I have seen
that clutters the surface of my world
is poor and paltry substitute
for the beauty of you
that has not happened yet….
Rainer Maria Rilke, The Book of Hours II, 34

(Source: volaream, via distancenouveau)

uromancy:

Sergius Hruby.  Der Schritt in die Ehe. 1932.

Soap&Skin - Me And The Devil

(Source: posthawk, via csillar)

5319
Tommy Nease
From the series, ‘Pneuma’, 2011
francescawoodmanphoto:

1977 After my grandmother’s funeral, Concord, New Hampshire.
greengerg:

“The Book of Our Lord’s Vineyard” (1450-1470)
inneroptics:

eugene von bruenchenhein
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