Anacronist

A journal regarding, the history of occultism, woodcut printing, anachronism, contact juggling and other sundry.

tenebrum:

Pascal Dagnan-Bouveret - Marguerite au Sabbat (oil on canvas, circa 1911)

tenebrum:

Pascal Dagnan-Bouveret - Marguerite au Sabbat (oil on canvas, circa 1911)

(via demoniality)

oldbookillustrations:

Oh, what a fall was there, my countrymen.
Joseph Pennell, from Cycling, by William Coutts Keppel Earl of Albemarle and George Lacy Hillier, London, 1889.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

Oh, what a fall was there, my countrymen.

Joseph Pennell, from Cycling, by William Coutts Keppel Earl of Albemarle and George Lacy Hillier, London, 1889.

(Source: archive.org)

burst-command-till-leather:

Lovecraft personal idea sketches for "At The Mountains Of Madness".

(via demoniality)

magictransistor:

Gustave Doré, Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha [H. Pisan engravings]; Cassell & Co. (First edition), London, ca. 1893.

(Source: gutenberg.readingroo.ms)

phreemessen:

I am he who was the green and golden lion without cares, within me lie all the mysteries of the philosophers.

phreemessen:

I am he who was the green and golden lion without cares, within me lie all the mysteries of the philosophers.

magictransistor:

Doktor Johannes Faust’s Magia Naturalis et Innaturalis, oder Dreifacher Höllenzwang, leiztes Testament und Siegelkuns [Bibliothek der Zanber-Geheimnisse-und Offenbarungs-Bucher], Prague, ca. 1587.

(Source: spamula.net, via kaosrekviem)


uromancy:

Maximilian Liebenwein (1869 –1926)- St. Georg

uromancy:

Maximilian Liebenwein (1869 –1926)- St. Georg

(via venusmilk)

magictransistor:

Hartmann Schedel, Die Schedelsche Weltchronik, [Michel Wolgemut und Wilhelm Pleydenwurff], Nürnberg, 1493.

(via demoniality)

wtfarthistory:

The Temptation of Saint Anthony:

Hieronymus Bosch, c. 1485, Museo del Prado

Matthias Grünewald, Isenheim Altarpiece, 1512-16, Unterlinden Museum, Colmar, Alsace, France

Lieven van Lathem, 1469, about 1471, and about 1480 - 1490, The J. Paul Getty Museum (Ms. 37), Los Angeles

Joachim Patinir and Quinten Metsys, c. 1520-1524, Museo del Prado, Madrid

Pieter Huys, 1547, Louvre Museum, Paris

Giovanni Tiepolo, 17th century, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan,

Alessandro Magnasco, 1710-1720, Louvre Museum, Paris

Max Ernst, 1945, © 2007 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

oldbookillustrations:

How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.
Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.
A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)