Götz Kluge's photos


  • Two Noses

    [left]: The Banker's nose in Henry Holiday's illustration to the chapter "The Banker's Fate" in Lewis Carroll's "The Hunting of the Snark" (1876). [right]: "nose" (mirrored about a horizontal axis) from a horizontally compressed segment of "The Image Bre…

  • Wood Shavings turned Pope

    From Pope to Wood Shavings [left]: Rotated segment from John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents (1850). [center]: As above. Blurred. [right]: Rotated segment from anonymous: Edward VI and the Pope, a Tudor anti-papal allegory of reform…

  • Carpenters Shop and Millais' Allusions

    Finding Millais' allusions to an anonymous painter is a "bycatch" of my Snark hunt. [top]: John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents aka The Carpenter's Shop (1850). Location: Tate Britain (N03584), London. Literature: * Deborah Mary Kerr…


  • Berries

    Tileable image for desktop backgrounds

  • Shanghai Smog, 1993

    Winter smoke in Shanghai, China, with a clear border-layer for the vertical air-spread (1993).

  • The Uncle over Darwin's Fireplace

    Segments from [left, vertically stretched]: The top of the fireplace in Alfred Parsons' depiction (1882) of Charles Darwin's study in Downe [right]: an illustration (1876, printed 1911) by Henry Holiday to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark Res…


  • MJ Maccarsini's "Green on Green"

    Desktop background for my Linux Mint installation Based on "Green on Green" by MJ Maccardini (trailerfullofpix) 2012-02-26 www.ipernity.com/doc/mjm/20433303

  • Dressed up Sulfur Shelf

    Close up: Sulfur shelf fungus on cherry tree in a suburb north of Munich (Bavaria)

  • Sulfur Shelf on Cherry Tree in Spring

    Sulfur shelf fungus on cherry tree in a suburb north of Munich (Bavaria)


  • The Monster in the Branches

    2014-01-26: I like this allusion by Henry Holiday in one of his illustrations to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark to a little detail in John Martin's The Bard so much, that I made yet another assemblage. Color image: John Martin: The Bard, now…

  • Portrait of Charles Robert Darwin by Laura Russell 1869

    Reproduction of "Portrait of Charles Robert Darwin", original painting (1869) by Laura Russell (1816-1885), oil on canvas, on display at the Yale Center for British Arts for the exhibition "Endless Forms: Charles Darwin, Natural Science and the Visual Art…

  • Dissonanz

    Franz von Stuck: Dissonanz, 1910


  • Monster Nose

    Color image: John Martin: lower segment of The Bard, now in the Yale Center for British Art Large black&white inlay: [left]: John Martin: Detail from The Bard (ca. 1817) [right, mirror view]: Henry Holiday: From Illustration (1876) to chapter The Beaver'…

  • Lyruk

    Goethe kannte noch keine Nachbarschaftstasten (z.B. u und i), Goete mit seinen breiten Fingern dagegen schon: Vom Euse befreut sund Strom ind Bäche Dirch des Frühlungs holden, belebenden Bluck, um Tale grünet Hoffningsglück; Der alte Wunter, un seuner Sc…

  • The Broker's and the Monk's Nose (with a little help)

    [left]: Segment from an illustration by Henry Holiday to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark depicting the Broker (upper left corner). The object he is holding at his lips is the handle of a malacca walking cane, a gesture associated with dandies in…


  • Speedometer

    with kinetic energy scale

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    Size Height: 17.6 cm (6.9 in) Width: 20.8 cm (8.2 in) Depth: 20.8 cm (8.2 in) Location Room 39 case 10 Description: The Beagle chronometer. In the British Museum. Maker: Thomas Earnshaw Date 27 June 2010 Photograph by Mike Peel (www.mikepeel.n…

  • Bellman & Bard after retinex filtering

    [main image]: John Martin: The Bard (ca. 1817), by GIMP: contrast enhanced in the rock area & light areas delated & (most of) color removed & retinex filtering [upper inset]: Detail from preperatory draft for Henry Holiday's illustration (1876) to chapt…


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