18th century hand-illustrated page from an Ottoman dental book showing molars infected with toothworms. As early as Babylonian times and lasting well into the 18 century, it was thought that a toothache was caused by worms (the theory was disproved by Jacob Christian Schaffer in 1757).

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Ottoman dental book showing molars infected with toothworms. As early as Babylonian times and lasting well into the 18 century, it was thought that a toothache was caused by worms. The theory was disproved by Jacob Christian Schaffer in Tooth worms?

Piet Mondriaan

Piet Mondriaan

NAVCAM top 10 at 10 km – 3

ESA/ROSETTA/NAVCAM (CC BY-SA IGO) The surface of comet as viewed at a distance by navigation cameras. No images at this distance have been released by the main science camera.

Gumard, sapphirine, Trigla hirundo.

” Illustration from A Natural History of British Fishes by Edward Donovan, circa (New York Public Library) ”

Kamondo Stairs; Karaköy, Istanbul - Henri Cartier-Bresson, 1965

Look at the depth. I always spot one of the figures last. Henri Cartier-Bresson - He makes your eye move around the picture.The Camondo Stairs from Banks Street, Istanbul, Turkey, 1965

Woman Suffrage Procession. March 3, 1913.

Official program woman suffrage procession Woman suffrage procession, Washington, D. March Cover of program for the National American Women's Suffrage Association procession.

And Yet It Moves, 1943. Heartfield.

Classic Anti-Fascist Photomontages from the 1930s and 40s

L'Assiette au beurre, Abdul-Hamid II ou Trente ans d'assassinats par V. Hradecky. 1903.

Abdul-Hamid II ou trente ans d'assassinats par V.

al-Qazvīnī's The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existing Things, 14th c. Acayib mahlukat ve Garip mevcudat, Zakariya al-Qazwini.

A fish with a human head with snakes coming out of its head, from or century manuscript copy of “The Book of Wonders of the Age” (St Andrews

Heartfield 1928 The Face Of Fascism.

The Face Of Fascism. John Heartfield 1928 Benito Mussolini Portrait Is Now 2017 American Face Of Fascism in John Heartfield Exhibition, Powerful Art Museum.

Sigorta Tarihi - Anadolu sigorta akün film afiş 70 x 100 | Koleksiyon Evi

I really love movie posters, and I get all pumped when get to see some awesome vintage posters like these! These are indeed some super nice examples of how awesome movie posters were back then, and how much movie poster designers should learn from these.

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John Heartfield, The Hand Has Five Fingers, Die Rote Fahne (The Red Flag), May 13, 1928.  [grab the Nazis...]

Heartfield, The Hand Has Five Fingers [grab the Nazis.] Posters for the Communistic Party of Germany, 1928

The recuyles or gaderige to gyder of ye hystoryes of Troye, how it was destroyed brent twyes by ye puyssaunt Hercules ye thyrde generall by ye Grekes [tr. out of Frenshe in to Englysshe by Wyllyam Caxton], 1474. Library of Congress

The recuyles or gaderige to gyder of ye hystoryes of Troye, how it was destroyed brent twyes by ye puyssaunt Hercules ye thyrde generall by ye Grekes [tr. out of Frenshe in to Englysshe by Wyllyam Caxton], Library of Congress

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