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Charles Darwin1809 — 1882

The art of seeing

The art of seeing

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Side View of the Skull of Toxodon

Side View of the Skull of Toxodon

1838
Top View of the Skull of Toxodon

Top View of the Skull of Toxodon

1838
Geological observations on South America — Plate 1

Geological observations on South America — Plate 1

1846
Geological observations on South America — Plate 2

Geological observations on South America — Plate 2

1846
Geological observations on South America — Plate 3

Geological observations on South America — Plate 3

1846

My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts

The Autobiography of Charles Darwin

1887
1801
Hard luck in the land of supernatural beauty
Peder Balke
The inventor of the steam hammer maps the moon
James Nasmyth
Charles Darwin
The inventor of the selfie
Robert Cornelius
The blasted landscapes of bad luck
Théodore Rousseau
1900

The artists of The Enlightenment