Category: Art


Turkish Woman, 1909

This modern reproduction comes from Levant Koleksiyon, a little art and framing shop in the Beyoğlu section of Istanbul, Turkey.



The doomed maiden rests in the arms of what appears to be an Aztec god, and is clearly overjoyed about it. Her honeymoon, perhaps?


The Art of Mia Overgaard

Dorthe in Aalborg, who kindly contributed this postcard, wasn’t sure that it would make the cut. I don’t think she was being serious.


Map of Mexico, Circa 1930

When Ana at My World of Postcards received a card identical to this one a few weeks ago, she mentioned that she thought it would appeal to me. She was right.


Femme à l’ombrelle

One of two postcards that arrived yesterday from Kris: Alaskan, postcard collector, and modern Galahad.