Thursday, March 6, 2008

Wilhelm Staehle created Victorian scenes by superimposing silhouettes over paintings, and gave them somewhat subversive captions.


Simply brilliant. (I wish I could buy them as cards!)


Silhouette Masterpiece Theater

Silhouette Masterpiece Theater

Silhouette Masterpiece Theater

Silhouette Masterpiece Theater

The enigmatic Wilhelm Staehle is a clever gentleman indeed whose nomenclature appears on two lovely sites: Silhouette Masterpiece Theater and The Dollar Dreadful Family Library.



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1 Comment:

  1. rudecactus said...
    Those are awesome!!

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