Posts Tagged ‘boston’

~blaschka invertebrates~

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Made in Dresden by father and son between 1863 and 1880, and sold globally via mail order, these sea critters were initially made from the Blaschka’s own illustrations (and later, from life). These particular specimen are at Harvard, and inspired the institution to commission their collection of glass flowers.

~boneyards of boston~

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Stones from the numerous cemeteries of Boston and Cambridge. Panorama below is of North End’s Copp’s Hill. Click to expand image.

~frickin’ flâneurin’~

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Found along a two-day, tweleve-mile walking tour of Boston and Cambridge.

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