17th century palm-reading chart

Currently exploring the theme of the Body as a site of meaning. As part of my research adornement through tattoos and the use of organic materials as make up is of interest. This article further explores the ideas of the unseen marking on the body that denote how you may be viewed.

The Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things

A seventeenth century woodcut illustration of chiromancy lines for palm reading.

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