Tuesday, 12 April 2011

More classic steampunk

For some reason I seem to be re-finding several awesome old-school steampunk-related things on the interwebs these days. The following postcards have been circulating around the web for the last few years, and I reckon they've got a sweet quaint charm about them.

They're illustrations by French artist Villemard in 1910, depicting what he thought the world might be like in the year 2000. I don't know about you, but that firefighter picture is sparking an idea for a steampunk short story. Something with a bit of darkness in it...








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2 comments:

  1. Those are some neat pics! Thanks for sharing :)

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  2. You're welcome Samuel. If only I had my own personal bat wings...

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