Tag Archives: illustration

costume

Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur

Femme de lysle de Nootka

Femme de lysle de Nootka

Habit of a Woman of the Christianoux

Habit of a Woman of the Christianoux

Sauvage iroquois

Sauvage iroquois

An Indian Warrior of Canada

An Indian Warrior of Canada

Iroquois allant à la Découverte (Iroquois going exploring)

Iroquois allant à la Découverte (Iroquois going exploring)

Sauvage du Canada (Wild Man of Canada)

Sauvage du Canada (Wild Man of Canada)

Homme Acadien (Acadian Man)

Homme Acadien (Acadian Man)

Homme & Femme Ottawas

Homme & Femme Ottawas

Man and woman from the Nipissing tribe

Man and woman from the Nipissing tribe

Homme et Femme Iroquois

Homme et Femme Iroquois

Sauvagesse de la Baye de Hudson

Sauvagesse de la Baye de Hudson

Artist: Grasset de Saint-Sauveur, Jacques, 1757-1810

These are a selection from Library and Archives Canada

drawing

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart

Marina Philippart – http://marinaphilippart.blogspot.co.uk/

drawing occult

Bear men

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D. Eberhard David Hauber. Biliotheca Acta et Scripta Magica. Lemod : Joh. Heinrich Mener, 1739. Page 0.3206 in The Fantastic in Art and fiction.

drawing

Eclipse drawing

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Drawing from the 1889 book "A Handbook of Descriptive and Practical Astronomy" by George Chambers (Clarendon Press:London).

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Eclipse drawing from "Fourteen Weeks in Descriptive Astronomy" by J. Dorman Steele, 1873 (Barnes and Co., NY). During this eclipse, Francis Baily noticed bright flashes of light from around the limb of the moon, later named 'Baily’s Beads’ in his honor.

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Eclipse drawing from "Fourteen Weeks in Descriptive Astronomy" by J. Dorman Steele, 1873 (Barnes and Co., NY). Note the complex streamers and helmet-like plumes.

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Drawing of the 1860 eclipse by G. Tempel.

Nasa

inspiration

Petr Nikl

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Tales from the Igloo

Illustrations by Agnes Nanogak from the book ‘Tales from the Igloo’.

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flying elephants

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