IWR Art And Culture Archive


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Ryan Heshka's Electroladylux

Mieko Minazumi

Bosch Action Figures

An Art Deco Shanghai Girl

Snow 1939

Thurston The Great

Auco and the Dragon

Betty Boop

Spring by Hawase Hasui (1925)

Bather Arranging Her Hair by Renoir (1885)

Sing a Song of Sixpence

Girl by the Sea 1990

Tournee Du Chat Noir

Fantastic Flyers

Art Blogs
Alive in Kyoto
Bibi's box
Coudal Partners
Exclamation Mark
Indigo Blog
Penny Dreadful
Scout Report
Sugar 'N Spicy




Vintage Images and Emphera Resources From Art E-Zine
These resources are used by members to create their own unique art.  I liked the Match Box Shrines.

Victorian Girl

Mark Bergin Toys
This site has a remarkable collection of space and other marvelous vintage toys.

Pre-war Japanese Toy

Flying Saucer

Uniforms (MF)

Japanese Stewardess

Boeing 377 - Stratocruiser
Flying in style in the 1940s. Here's what a brochure for the plane looked like.  Check out the cockpit.

Northwest Stratocruiser

Tibetan Paintings (Plep)



joker playing card collection
This is neat card collection.

Dancing Joker

Cigarette Cards
This is a great and extensive collection of cigarette cards from the NYPL.

Hindoo (Hindu) Beauty

Teenie Harris Archive (Scout)
"Harris' 40-year career with the Pittsburgh Courier, one of the largest and most influential Black newspapers in the country, began as the nation emerged from the Depression and ended with the Civil Rights Movement."  These are great!

The Rosebud Beauty Salon

Richard Wagner Postcards (Plep)
Although I'm not big Wagner fan, these postcards are top notch.

Oper Lohengirn

The Great War in a Different Light
This is a huge collection of more than 6000 Authentic Period Photos, Illustrations and News articles.

La Vie Parisienne Magazine Cover with Marianne dressed in an American flag (1918)

Nostalgiaville Ad Art (Neurastenia)
Lots of vintage magazines to browse on this site.

Farmer's Wife (1932)

The Mod Squad at Roq la Rue Gallery (Dr. Menlo)
They finally added the online gallery!

Ryan Heshka's Electroladylux

Magazines of the Great War

Illustrirte Zeitung (1915)

Frank Wu


Sleaze Book Covers

The Love Slave and the Scientist

Ryan Heshka

Great Pinup!

Antique Posters (Sugar N' Spicy)


Horror Movie Posters (Exclamation Mark)
The gallery also includes Bollywood Horror movie posters (below).


Winky Tiki's Pinup Photography
These are real photos based on the retro pinup style.

"No. I Don't Need Any Aluminum Siding."

Cool French Comics (Bibi's box)



Hawaiian Vintage Cards

Starlight Wahine

Enter the Dragon: The Fall of the Qing Dynasty
I'm not a big fan of the Hoover Institute, but this exhibit on China was well done.

Manchukuo Poster

Creatures & Freaks

Morticia in Lingerie

Art Doll

Art Doll

Victorian and Edwardian Photos (Life)
It's interesting how a single photograph (like the one below) can stand out amongst all the others and seem to touch you personally.

Roger Vaughan Portrait Postcard

Vintage Catalog Collection

Allied Radio 1931 Catalog Cover

Bicycle and Trick Riders (Neurastenia)

Riding One Pedal

Ace Paperback Covers

The Last Planet


The Dolls of Mieko Minazumi
Aren't Meiko's dolls wonderful? She also has an exhibition on Pygmalion (below).

Girl In News Years Costume

Doll Exhibit on Pygmalion

Mark Bryan's Religion and Politics Paintings
Artist Mark Bryan shows what happens when you mix religion with politics.

Puppet Show

California Historical Society Digital Archive

Sweet Sixteen by Tojetti

Akira Kurosawa Movie Posters
This site also has movie descriptions in English.  This Japanese Kurosawa Poster Site has larger scans.

Judo Saga (1943)

Shohaku Show
Current exhibit at the Kyoto National Museum.


Doll Space Pygmalion

Doll By Ryo Yoshida

Japanese Buddhist Deities and Gods Family Tree (Plep)

Kujaku - The Peacock Wisdom King

Greg Spalenka Visionary Art (Neurastenia)


Polish Posters

Baby Godzilla


Vintage Mexico Photoset (E-Mark)

Ay Carumba!


Saelee Oh (Bibi's box)

Leaf Gear

Lucille Coleman

Two Hand Hold Salsa Dance (2003)

The Photography of Danielle Bedics

Sin Is Blond

Apnea (Sugar N' Spicy)


Dahesh Museum of Art

A Tangerian Beauty (1876)
By José Tapiró Baró

Max Ernst: A Retrospective
From the Met.

Celebes (1921)

Jean-Léon Gérôme (1824-1904)

A Moorish Bath (1874-1877)

Nick Gaetano (Neurastenia)

Cover For "The Early Ayn Rand"

Dreams of Anais Nin by Tony Page
Black and white photos with some nudity.  I was looking for some photos of Anais Nin after I saw a link on Plep and found these titillating (no pun intended) photos on the way.

A "Magic Lady"

Anais Nin Photo Gallery
Speaking of Anais Nin images, I found this collection.

Anais Nin As Cleopatra

Comic Book Cultures
An exhibit from Duke University Libraries.

The New Wonder Woman (1968)

Larry Carlson (Milinkito)
Animated Psychedelic Art.

Blue Girl Sunshine

April 2005

Internet Weekly Report First Issued on 12/15/2001,
Copyright Internet Weekly Report 2001-2005.  
Last Updated Wednesday, 01. June 2005 02:38:46.

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