Renata Z is chancing it among the rude and licentious soldiery
Quote “Rolling Power was one of a series of six paintings commissioned by Fortune magazine on the subject of “Power in America” (Dec. 1940). It shows a close-up view of a 4-6-4 Hudson steam locomotive, radically streamlined by industrial designer Henry Dreyfuss for the New York Central Railroad in 1938. Most images of this engine, dubbed the 20th Century Limited, emphasize the front end with its instantly recognizable bullet nose and vertical fin. Sheeler ignored the sheet metal work and instead focused on the motive power: the driving wheels, rods, crossheads and cylinders. As described in one art book, “From several feet away, the moderate-size canvas looks like a small slotted opening exposing the impossibly complex workings of a Swiss watch…”
ROYSTON VASEY NOTES & NEWS
This newly restored portrait of Master Li’s Great Grandfather Augustus in his Advent Trike has gone on display in Royston Vasey Art Gallery on Poorhouse Lane. Master Li now proposes to build a replica of Augustus’s Advent Tricycle.
Contrary to what Master Li says the ladies of The Clogiron Appreciation Society are very refined. Here they are taking tea at last weeks meeting of The Society.
Quote “Every piece of equipment used by our Sargas Prime operatives remains in tip-top condition thanks to our girl, Steampunk Sally. She’s easily the brightest engineer in all of New London and we are bloody glad to have her. Just remember to be appreciative, be polite and be grateful or you may find that your aero-jet will zig when it’s supposed to zag if you get my meaning”
Raphael Lacoste has created a sense of Mystery and Foreboding and impresses the viewer with the sheer size of the building.
Even more culture, this blog is getting quite refined !!
Flying alarm clock to his fellow flyer.”Don’t worry, they are quite armless”
The Posponed Appointment by Wolfgang Lettl More HERE
It must be San Francisco, where else has cable cars on hills like this.
Bump sans grind
With her delivery of deliciously snarky lines like last night’s “what happens when the non-existent bumps up against the decrepit?”...
The moon did not become the sun.”
It just fell on the desert
in great sheets, reams
of silver handmade by you.
The night is your cottage industry...
I just filed my first DMCA Copyright Notification with Tumblr. Some a**clown decided that it would be appropriate to include a photo of...