"Rest In Pieces" shop, Richmond, Virginia
love.inspire.create - Cabinet of Natural Curiosities by Albetrus Seba
Pignier Carouselle 2 | Natural Curiosities
Albertus Seba (1665-1736), a Dutch apothecary, had one of the most extensive collections of natural curiosities in the world. He commissioned artists to draw all his specimens, then had them engraved and published as a set of folios.
My childhood-dream is a house full of books and old items in vitrines. It would be so awesome.
The Artwork of Paule Marrot
Dining Room via Emily Jackson / The Ivory Lane
1a, b Horseshoe crab (Xiphosura); 2 penaeid shrimp (Penaeidae); 3 lobster (Homarus); 4 spider crab (Majidae); 5 crab (Brachyura); 6 eggs of a crab; 1-4 porcelain crabs (Porcellanidae)
Natural Curiosities: Banana Leaves, Goldleaf.
Dome of hummingbirds