Sub Specie

Pouring inspiration into a life of words and history. A companion to Sub Specie, Evening of Light and whatever other journals I keep in the world.
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Sometimes, OntoGeek staffers have particular kinds of ideas. These ideas are worth reading, but are not really long enough to warrant entire articles. This here tumblr is where we’ll put those ideas from now on. Sometimes we encounter a picture that makes us laugh, or a link to another great…


Domenico Tintoretto, Penitent Magdalene, 1598-1602

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, Salvator Mundi, 16th century

Amos Nattini - I Consiglieri Fraudolenti. Illustration for Dante’s Divina Commedia, Inferno, Canto XXVI. n.d. 

Close-up of one of the beautiful Chinese floor-tiles in the Paradesi Synagogue in Kochi, Kerala, in the south of India.
Andrew Wyeth - Long Limb (1999)