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.

View original post 499 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s