posted on January 19, 2013 with 0 notes
~ 1962 Marx metal dollhouse — with a fallout bomb shelter via Retro Renovation

~ 1962 Marx metal dollhouse — with a fallout bomb shelter
via Retro Renovation

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posted on April 17, 2012 with 19 notes
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A Lover’s Gaze

The eye miniature was a mysterious art form, popular for a brief moment in the late 1700s and early 1800s among well-to-do families.~ more info at Vanity Fair

A Lover’s Gaze

The eye miniature was a mysterious art form, popular for a brief moment in the late 1700s and early 1800s among well-to-do families.
~ more info at Vanity Fair

posted on February 24, 2012 with 9 notes
Broken Houses
The series broken houses by Ofra Lapid is based on photographs of destroyed and neglected houses. However, these buildings were recreated as small, precise scale models and again photographed in the studio: a mock-ups of destruction.  (source)More pictures at the artist’s site.

Broken Houses
The series broken houses by Ofra Lapid is based on photographs of destroyed and neglected houses. However, these buildings were recreated as small, precise scale models and again photographed in the studio: a mock-ups of destruction. (source)

More pictures at the artist’s site.

posted on January 20, 2012 with 7 notes
~ 1940’s Wringer Washing Machine, created by Jacqueline Kerr Deibervia UNL Digital Collections

~ 1940’s Wringer Washing Machine, created by Jacqueline Kerr Deiber
via UNL Digital Collections

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posted on October 8, 2011 with 9 notes
Disparity by Christopher Boffoli: miniature scenes created using food and toy figuresvia The Telegraph

Disparity by Christopher Boffoli: miniature scenes created using food and toy figures
via The Telegraph