David Davidovich Burliuk (July 21, 1882 – January 15, 1967) was a Ukrainian avant-garde artist (Futurist, Neo-Primitivist), book illustrator, publicist, and author associated with Russian Futurism. In the words of his publisher Maria (also Maryussia) Burliuk, David Burliuk was the father of “Soviet Russian Futurism.”
thanks to chagalov for this ‘camp’ discovery!
David Burliuk, ca 1914 -nd
via V. Khlebnikov
It’s really great to find id for some old faves,like this one for example…
[You all ought a know how much I love anonymous and vernacular photos but it’s always a thrill to discover that some of them are not so anonymous after all;]
Nude with tattoos, 1920s by Underwood & Underwood
thanks to Luminous-Lint
Charles Gibbons tattooed Anna with full color images from her favorite classical religious artwork. Her tattoos included illustrations of angels and saints as well as patriotic images, including George Washington.
many thanks to projectb