Spanning from pre-historic to current Art, I love art. I respect & appreciate the art (and artists) I post, that doesn't mean they are immune to a little fun-poking.

Also as a note, the humor is likely to land on the more absurd side of things. Additionally: expect plenty of Francisco Goya.

 

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melancholic pussy-cat 
book of hours, France 15th century.
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 662, fol. 21r

I can’t decide between a “Cat Stevens” joke or “anyway, here’s wonderwall”

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melancholic pussy-cat 

book of hours, France 15th century.

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 662, fol. 21r

I can’t decide between a “Cat Stevens” joke or “anyway, here’s wonderwall”

What’s that you say, It’s Oct. 1st?
SPOOKINESS INTENSIFIES
"Spooky Scary Skeletons" begins playing. It will not stop for a month.
… at least.

What’s that you say, It’s Oct. 1st?

SPOOKINESS INTENSIFIES

"Spooky Scary Skeletons" begins playing. It will not stop for a month.

… at least.

Bookin’ sculpture by Terry Allen in the main entrance of Holland Library, WSU.

Sculpture be damned. That’s a book golem.

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halfheads(Saint Denis and Saint Piatus)'Livre d'images de madame Marie', Hainaut or Brabant ca. 1280-1290.
BnF, Nouvelle acquisition française 16251, fol. 84v

We thought the 90’s had a strangle-hold on the kitschy faux pet market with Tamagotchi and Furbee. 
Furbee ain’t got shit on cutting off the top of your skull and treating it like a pet!

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halfheads
(Saint Denis and Saint Piatus)

'Livre d'images de madame Marie', Hainaut or Brabant ca. 1280-1290.

BnF, Nouvelle acquisition française 16251, fol. 84v

We thought the 90’s had a strangle-hold on the kitschy faux pet market with Tamagotchi and Furbee.

Furbee ain’t got shit on cutting off the top of your skull and treating it like a pet!

bookpatrol:

St John eating the book by Albert Dürer, 1498
via hyperallergic

Happy international literacy day! Here’s a sky bully watching a saint eat a book.

bookpatrol:

St John eating the book by Albert Dürer, 1498

via hyperallergic

Happy international literacy day! Here’s a sky bully watching a saint eat a book.

Well-a, well-a, well-a, uh! Tell me more, tell me more Did you get very far? Tell me more, tell me more Like does he have a car?

Well-a, well-a, well-a, uh!
Tell me more, tell me more
Did you get very far?
Tell me more, tell me more
Like does he have a car?

This back to school season, pick out a really one of a kind backpack.

This back to school season, pick out a really one of a kind backpack.

"hmm… If i squeeze here. yes, quite. …it seems I’m violently crushing all the bones in your wrist."
via- detroitlib which you should check out because it’s a splendid tumblr for a splendid library. 

"hmm… If i squeeze here. yes, quite. …it seems I’m violently crushing all the bones in your wrist."

via- detroitlib which you should check out because it’s a splendid tumblr for a splendid library.