archaicwonder:

Innerpeffray Castle, Perthshire, Scotland
The earliest reference to a castle on the lands of Innerpeffray is from the late 13th century, when the estate was owned by the Earls of Strathearn. By the 15th century it was in the possession of the Mercer family, and in the 16th century it passed to the Drummonds. The present castle was built by James Drummond, first Lord Madderty, around 1610. Innerpeffray Castle is a good example of a plain Scottish house of the beginning of the seventeenth century. The castle is located near the famous Innerpeffray Library, the oldest lending library in Scotland.
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archaicwonder:

Innerpeffray Castle, Perthshire, Scotland

The earliest reference to a castle on the lands of Innerpeffray is from the late 13th century, when the estate was owned by the Earls of Strathearn. By the 15th century it was in the possession of the Mercer family, and in the 16th century it passed to the Drummonds. The present castle was built by James Drummond, first Lord Madderty, around 1610. Innerpeffray Castle is a good example of a plain Scottish house of the beginning of the seventeenth century. The castle is located near the famous Innerpeffray Library, the oldest lending library in Scotland.

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fleurdulys:

Melancholie - Wojciech Weiss
1894

fleurdulys:

Melancholie - Wojciech Weiss

1894

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fleurdulys:

The Awakening - Marcus Stone

fleurdulys:

The Awakening - Marcus Stone

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laclefdescoeurs:

Fishing on the Merced River, Thomas Hill

laclefdescoeurs:

Fishing on the Merced River, Thomas Hill

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mapsontheweb:

The Gough Map. Map of the island of Great Britain, dating between 1355 and 1366, and is the oldest surviving route map of Great Britain.

mapsontheweb:

The Gough Map. Map of the island of Great Britain, dating between 1355 and 1366, and is the oldest surviving route map of Great Britain.

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petslov:

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Possible suicide, or possible…defenestration?

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mapsontheweb:

A world map done with paper quilling by Amber Rousse

mapsontheweb:

A world map done with paper quilling by Amber Rousse

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jaded-mandarin:

Nattier. Detail from Manon Balletti, 1757.

jaded-mandarin:

Nattier. Detail from Manon Balletti, 1757.

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