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Archive for February 14th, 2006

 

The Atlas Coelestis of Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr

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Elsewhere on { feuilleton } • The etching and engraving archive

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The art of Stanislav Szukalski, 1893–1987

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Elsewhere on { feuilleton } • The fantastic art archive

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David Rudkin on Carl Dreyer’s Vampyr

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Vampyr, Der Traum des Allan Gray (1932) is one of the founding and defining works of psychological horror cinema, adapted from Gothic stories by Sheridan Le Fanu, a disturbing narrative of vampirism, obsession and posession of the soul. But it is also a film directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer, the revered and legendary Danish director […]

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The lost art of sleeve design

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Listening to the Rolling Stones’ Sticky Fingers recently had me musing about the great cover design by Andy Warhol, probably his most well-known after the first Velvet Underground album. The music may sound better than it ever did in the Seventies but CD reissues can’t reproduce the brilliant sleeve which included a real metal zipper […]

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Seawards by Sickoakes

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Sickoakes on Type Records.

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