My Textile and Rug blog

Intended to be what the title says but increasingly becoming a storage place for "stuff" that is beautiful, pleases or stirs me.
design-is-fine:

Günther Eberle, chair 703, 1955. Made by Thonet. Photo: © Constantin Meyer. Exhibition Grassimuseum Leipzig, 2014. Source

design-is-fine:

Günther Eberle, chair 703, 1955. Made by Thonet. Photo: © Constantin Meyer. Exhibition Grassimuseum Leipzig, 2014. Source

scandinaviancollectors:

Lightning designer Lindsey Adelman´s showroom: The Superleggera chair by Gio Ponti, 1957, manufatured by Cassina. Photograph by Leslie Williamson / Leslie Williamson

scandinaviancollectors:

Lightning designer Lindsey Adelman´s showroom: The Superleggera chair by Gio Ponti, 1957, manufatured by Cassina. Photograph by Leslie Williamson / Leslie Williamson

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arcadiainteriorana:

LandscapeEnglish School
Oil on board, 48.2 x 68.3 cm, c.1900.Brighton and Hove Museums and Art Galleries.

arcadiainteriorana:

Landscape
English School

Oil on board, 48.2 x 68.3 cm, c.1900.
Brighton and Hove Museums and Art Galleries.

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blastedheath:

William Turnbull (British, 1922-2012), Male Figure, 1989. Bronze, height: 185cm. (72¾in.). Number 1/6.

blastedheath:

William Turnbull (British, 1922-2012), Male Figure, 1989. Bronze, height: 185cm. (72¾in.). Number 1/6.

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi:

Koloman Moser ‘Wiese’.

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi:

Koloman Moser ‘Wiese’.

(Source: de.wahooart.com, via blastedheath)

design-is-fine:

Johanna Helena Herolt, Three Mice Nibbling Fruit, 1668. Watercolor on vellum. Morgan Library

design-is-fine:

Johanna Helena Herolt, Three Mice Nibbling Fruit, 1668. Watercolor on vellum. Morgan Library

urgetocreate:

Karoly Ferenczy, Walk, Noemi Beni and the Izvor (The Walk), 1907

urgetocreate:

Karoly Ferenczy, Walk, Noemi Beni and the Izvor (The Walk), 1907

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blastedheath:

Balcomb Greene (American, 1904-1990), Counter Point – The Breakers, c.1968. Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 in.

blastedheath:

Balcomb Greene (American, 1904-1990), Counter Point – The Breakers, c.1968. Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 in.

focus-damnit:

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focus-damnit:

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amermaidheart:

Kilim rug

amermaidheart:

Kilim rug

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mitte2:

Masayoshi Oya

I feel the inside of the bowl would be better smooth and perhaps coloured?

mitte2:

Masayoshi Oya

I feel the inside of the bowl would be better smooth and perhaps coloured?

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artafrica:

P9070611 Small house door, Dogon People, Bandiagara Escarpment, Mali (by ann porteus, Sidewalk Tribal Gallery)

artafrica:

P9070611 Small house door, Dogon People, Bandiagara Escarpment, Mali (by ann porteus, Sidewalk Tribal Gallery)

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rembrandt-art:

Beggar leaning on a stick, facing left, 1630
Rembrandt

rembrandt-art:

Beggar leaning on a stick, facing left, 1630

Rembrandt

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triglifos-y-metopas:

Two bees arranged about a honey comb, gold pendant with appliqué and granulated ornament.
Mallia, Crete, Greece.
1700-1550 B.C. (Middle Minoan)
[Heraklion Archaeological Museum]

triglifos-y-metopas:

Two bees arranged about a honey comb, gold pendant with appliqué and granulated ornament.

Mallia, Crete, Greece.

1700-1550 B.C. (Middle Minoan)

[Heraklion Archaeological Museum]

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