A gold decorated four barrel flintlock pepperbox revolver with ivory stock. Originates from India, 19th century.
Loving Vincent is an investigation delving into the life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh, one of the world’s most beloved painters, told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The film will be the world’s first feature-length painted animation, and is brought to you by Oscar winning film companies Breakthru Films and Trademark Films. Every frame in the Loving Vincent movie is an oil painting on canvas, using the very same technique in which Vincent himself painted.
✧ Edwardian Era Spam [14/25]✧
Trip to Sunny Vale Gardens at Hipperholme,1901 - Part II
These scenes were filmed at West Yorkshire’s Sunny Vale pleasure gardens for their owner, Joseph Bunce. On this sunny summer’s day the gardens are full of people in Sunday best enjoying swings and rides, music and dancing.
Gurung Honey Hunters by Andrew Newey
Photographer Andrew Newey documented the ancient tradition of honey hunting in central Nepal. Perched precariously on rope ladders, honey hunters risk their lives to gather the honey, using only long sticks known as tangos to knock the honeycomb off the Himalayan cliffside and into baskets, which are then lowered to the ground.