{ feuilleton }

Avatar

• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.

Archive for January 19th, 2010

 

Schott’s Physica Curiosa

schott1.jpg

Pages from Physica Curiosa (1697) by Gaspar Schott, a collection of natural anomalies and the usual debatable creatures which belong in a fantastic bestiary. Some of these are similar to illustrations from the same period which I’ve used in Ann & Jeff VanderMeer’s Kosher Guide to Imaginary Animals, due for publication soon by Tachyon. Elsewhere […]

Posted in {art}, {books}, {fantasy}, {science} | Comments Off

 


 


 

tracker

 


 

“feed your head”