fieldmuseumphotoarchives:

Here is another plate from the Research Design in Nature series. In the late 20’s early 30’s there was a class at the Art Institute of Chicago that had its students come to the Field Museum to study and draw inspiration from our collections.
© The Field Museum, GN90798d_RDN076.
Black and white drawings of a Tern, Baby Gull, Kittiwake, and a series of Penguins along the bottom border. Research Design in Nature plate.
1929 
drawpaintprint:

Frederic Edwin Church: Icebergs and Wreck in Sunset (1860)
heartyourface:


Paul Cadmus squee
cavetocanvas:

Paul Cadmus, Nudo #1, 1984
earthlynation:

(via Leucistic Texas rat snake by Julian Rossi / 500px)
schoolofvisualarts:

Fake It ‘Til You Make It by Rovina Cai