Adventures of the Blackgang

Apr 15

JAMIE WYETH (American, b. 1946)Partridge House, Monhegan Island, Maine, 1969Watercolor

JAMIE WYETH (American, b. 1946)
Partridge House, Monhegan Island, Maine, 1969
Watercolor

Apr 14

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Apr 12

"Watney’s Pale Ale" beer advert, 1937Watney’s - a once famous London Brewery that latterly was sadly best known for its keg version of the old ‘Red Barrel” beer that was also its logo.

"Watney’s Pale Ale" beer advert, 1937
Watney’s - a once famous London Brewery that latterly was sadly best known for its keg version of the old ‘Red Barrel” beer that was also its logo.

Apr 08

ANTON OTTO FISCHER (American, 1882-1962)Ship Passing in the NightOil on canvas18 x 42-1/4 inches

ANTON OTTO FISCHER (American, 1882-1962)
Ship Passing in the Night
Oil on canvas
18 x 42-1/4 inches

JOHN WILLIAMSON (American, 1826-1885) On the Hudson

JOHN WILLIAMSON (American, 1826-1885) On the Hudson

Apr 07

CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926). Ships in Venice

CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926). Ships in Venice

Apr 06

Seven Seas Comics #6 (Universal Phoenix Feature, 1947)

Seven Seas Comics #6 (Universal Phoenix Feature, 1947)

Mighty Mouse

Mighty Mouse

Double Comics #1941 (Elliot, 1941)

Double Comics #1941 (Elliot, 1941)

Buccaneers #21 and #26 (Quality, 1950-51)

Buccaneers #21 and #26 (Quality, 1950-51)

Apr 03

tentaclespectacle:

The Astrolabe Molluscs

tentaclespectacle:

The Astrolabe Molluscs

(via moewie)

fuckyeahmobydick:

Everett Henry (1893-1961), The Voyage of the Pequod 

fuckyeahmobydick:

Everett Henry (1893-1961), The Voyage of the Pequod 

Shiver the Flemish Horse Snatch Block! -

everythingisahoax:

Digging through my Anatomy of the Ship books today, and after spending the last two weeks reading nothing but the Aubrey-Maturin series, I’ve put together a brief list of archaic, filthy-sounding, and completely esoteric naval terms from the period. You’ll probably never…

Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine

(Source: coreysomething)