21 Google Book Scans That Bring Surprising Intimacy To The Digital Book World
Just when physical book lovers were losing hope in a world of Kindles and iPads, Google Book Art emerged. Since 2011, this Tumblr has collected the detailed, often beautiful, images that lay not in the writing itself but the history of the eyes who read it.
Check Out This Punny Portrait Of Mark Zuckerberg
"Red" Hong is an artist who likes to use unconventional materials to craft her portraits of iconic figures. She wanted to commemorate her recent trip to the US and was about to seek inspiration from her Facebook network when inspiration struck... Face. Book. Watch her amazing process below:
The Art Of Lucy Fitch Perkins
Lucy Fitch Perkins (1865-1937) was a prolific illustrator of early 20th century children's books. She is best known for her Twins series, but some of her most beautiful illustrations appeared in now-obscure fairy tale collections. Here's a sampling of her artwork that heretofore hasn't been seen on the web.