The Ornamenteer

In the most successful project, no detail is too small to escape close attention.

calumet412:

McVicker’s Theater, 25 W Madison, 1878, Chicago.

This building was the second iteration of the theater, the first built in 1857 and destroyed in the Great Fire in 1871.

There would be 3 more versions of McVicker’s built, the last demolished in 1985.

calumet412:

McVicker’s Theater, 25 W Madison, 1878, Chicago.

This building was the second iteration of the theater, the first built in 1857 and destroyed in the Great Fire in 1871.

There would be 3 more versions of McVicker’s built, the last demolished in 1985.

(Source: slinkii)

hierarchical-aestheticism:

Medusa…in Villa Borghese Park/Rome/Italy

hierarchical-aestheticism:

Medusa…in Villa Borghese Park/Rome/Italy

hierarchical-aestheticism:

House of Books, St. Petersburg

hierarchical-aestheticism:

House of Books, St. Petersburg

etherealcouture:

Detail at Valentino haute couture F/W 2013

etherealcouture:

Detail at Valentino haute couture F/W 2013

mehtapty:

Barcelona - Aragó 588 f by Arnim Schulz on Flickr.
artemesia-violette:

Feullaitre

artemesia-violette:

Feullaitre

tinkypinky:

30-04-2013 Riga, Art Nouveau 15 by Dunkel17
anachronisticfairytales:

Galileo Chini
ilovemcqueen:

2008 Fall/Winter

ilovemcqueen:

2008 Fall/Winter

(Source: stylebistro.com)

remrunway:

Valentino

(Source: yellow-buds-of-may)