Nouvelles Fantaisies Décoratives New Decorative Fantasies Nouvelles Fantaisies Décoratives is a collection of 20 coloured plates by French artist Henri Gillet. NYPL Digital Collections date[…]
Cocaine, Laudanum, Opium, Methedrine And The Good Doctor Battys’ Asthma Cigarettes… 5 Naive Vintage Pharma Ads
Dr. Batty’s cigarettes are not recommended for children under 6. But just look at the variety of lovely late 1800’s typefaces. Opium. Yesteryears‘ Fentanyl today.[…]
Q: But you are so potent, forthright and versatile. You’re the type everyone likes. Why repress it, Trade Gothic? A: My father was Grotesk.
“For me, photography can be dead serious or great fun. Trying to capture the elusive truth with a camera is often frustrating toil. Trying to[…]
More animated GIFs located here.
“Papa says it won’t hurt us” — Iver Johnson Revolvers Ad Note: According to this wikipedia entry on Iver Johnson, President William McKinley and Senator[…]