۩ ENIGMA ۩

A Russian Studies student from Poland
Russia, history (Tsarist Russia, USSR, Poland, Belle époque, Ancient Greece, Renaissance, World War II and more), art & poetry, ski jumping, outer space, Hannibal, The X-Files, Mads Mikkelsen, Andrei Tarkovsky, Depeche Mode and death because life is all about it. Here's my second blog.


olganikolaevnaromanova:

Olga, Tatiana, and Anastasia, c. 1912.

olganikolaevnaromanova:

Olga, Tatiana, and Anastasia, c. 1912.



Jul 24th at 1AM / via: orestie / op: tierradentro / 260 notes
tierradentro:

Born on this day (07/22/1882): Edward Hopper.
“Self-Portrait and Hand Studies”, c. 1900.

tierradentro:

Born on this day (07/22/1882): Edward Hopper.

Self-Portrait and Hand Studies, c. 1900.


teatimeatwinterpalace:

Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna “The Elder”, 1883 Ball.


solituderecifetoile:

Yves Klein creating Cosmogony works on the banks of the Loup River, Cagnes-sur-Mer, France, June 23, 1960

solituderecifetoile:

Yves Klein creating Cosmogony works on the banks of the Loup River, Cagnes-sur-Mer, France, June 23, 1960


thereminsoul:

Αρσανάς Λαύρας, 1916

thereminsoul:

Αρσανάς Λαύρας, 1916


Jul 24th at 12AM / via: mariacharlet / op: bag-of-dirt / 49 notes
bag-of-dirt:

Polish Resistance members Captain Stefan Mich (“Kmita”) and Zofia Domańska (“Zocha”) of Company Koszta stand with fellow partisans on Moniuszko Street during the Warsaw Uprising. Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland. 15 September 1944. Image taken by Eugeniusz Lokajski.  

bag-of-dirt:

Polish Resistance members Captain Stefan Mich (“Kmita”) and Zofia Domańska (“Zocha”) of Company Koszta stand with fellow partisans on Moniuszko Street during the Warsaw Uprising. Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland. 15 September 1944. Image taken by Eugeniusz Lokajski.  


Jul 23rd at 10PM / via: lesfleursdelart / op: debourbon / 173 notes

debourbon:

Café Pouchkine, Moscow


Jul 23rd at 10PM / via: magictransistor / op: splattergut / 1,599 notes
magictransistor:

Electrical oscillator (Nikola Tesla), nd.

magictransistor:

Electrical oscillator (Nikola Tesla), nd.

(Source: splattergut)


thegetty:

medievaliz:

demonagerie:

British Library, Harley 3244, detail of f. 58r. Bestiary. 1236-c.1250


Double wings!

thegetty:

medievaliz:

demonagerie:

British Library, Harley 3244, detail of f. 58r. Bestiary. 1236-c.1250

Double wings!


magictransistor:

Tesla at his Houston Street laboratory (Caption for this photo in Electrical Review), reads: “The operator’s body, in this experiment, is charged to a high potential by means of a coil responsive to the waves transmitted to it from a distant oscillator.” [March 29, 1899].

magictransistor:

Tesla at his Houston Street laboratory (Caption for this photo in Electrical Review), reads: “The operator’s body, in this experiment, is charged to a high potential by means of a coil responsive to the waves transmitted to it from a distant oscillator.” [March 29, 1899].


"I don’t think they even heard me." 

Jul 23rd at 10PM / via: oleqk / op: larmoyante / 41,604 notes

Yukio Mishima’s last words, moments before committing ritual suicide, 1970 (via larmoyante)


solituderecifetoile:

Televison

solituderecifetoile:

Televison


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