thegetty:

Happy birthday Charles Eames, who was born today in 1907! Charles, together with his wife Ray, made a huge impact on midcentury modern design. He’s shown here sitting in his house in Los Angeles that they designed as part of the legendary Case Study House Program. 
Photograph made in 1959, Julius Shulman. The Getty Research Institute

thegetty:

Happy birthday Charles Eames, who was born today in 1907! Charles, together with his wife Ray, made a huge impact on midcentury modern design. He’s shown here sitting in his house in Los Angeles that they designed as part of the legendary Case Study House Program. 

Photograph made in 1959, Julius Shulman. The Getty Research Institute

mapmonger:

Les voyages de Glantzby dans les mers orientales de la Tartarie : avec les aventures surprenantes des Rois Loriman & Osmundar, Princes orientaux ; traduits de l’original danois … Paris : Delaulne, 1729

mapmonger:

Les voyages de Glantzby dans les mers orientales de la Tartarie : avec les aventures surprenantes des Rois Loriman & Osmundar, Princes orientaux ; traduits de l’original danois … Paris : Delaulne, 1729