From An Original Theory or New Hypothesis of the Universe by Thomas Wright (London, 1750). engraved plate, 'a proportional Drawing of all the primary and secondary Planets together, distinguished by their Characters...'. #space #astronomy
Micrography. The masora calligrams occur here and there in traditional annotated copies of the Hebrew Bible. They are drawn typically as marginalia. The massorah is shaped into patterns which generally have no particular relevance to the biblical passage in question, allowing thus various alternative readings, all equally valid. Ill. Dog and Hare; Jonah.