“In such ugly times, the only true protest is beauty."
- Phil Ochs
Install Theme

Love’s Shadow (detail) vs Proud Maisie (detail) by Frederick Sandys (1829-1904)

oil on panel, 1867 and pencil and crayon on paper, 1868

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Paintings come to life "some girls like….pretty girls." {x}

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tierradentro:

“Love’s Shadow" (detail), 1867, Anthony Frederick Sandys.

tierradentro:

Love’s Shadow" (detail), 1867, Anthony Frederick Sandys.

c0ssette:

John William Waterhouse “Lamia” 1905,detail.

c0ssette:

John William Waterhouse “Lamia” 1905,detail.

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sollertias:

Saint Cecilia by John William Waterhouse, 1895 (detail)

sollertias:

Saint Cecilia by John William Waterhouse, 1895 (detail)

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kleinecharlotte:

Art History Meme [4/6] Themes or Series or Subjects
↳ Redheads

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burningthenegatives:

Study for The Lady Clare - John William Waterhouse circa. 1900.

burningthenegatives:

Study for The Lady Clare - John William Waterhouse circa. 1900.

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pre-raphaelisme:

Mariamne Leaving the Judgement Seat of Herod by John William Waterhouse, 1887.

pre-raphaelisme:

Mariamne Leaving the Judgement Seat of Herod by John William Waterhouse, 1887.

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John William Waterhouse, Boreas, detail(1903). Oil on canvas.

John William Waterhouse, Boreas, detail(1903). Oil on canvas.

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pre-raphaelisme:

Cassandra by Frederick Sandys, 1863-1864.

pre-raphaelisme:

Cassandra by Frederick Sandys, 1863-1864.

Paintings in Detail: Hands, part I

Requested by quintaesencias and delphes

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"At the First Touch of Winter, Summer Fades Away" (1897) by Valentine Cameron Prinsep (1838-1904).

"At the First Touch of Winter, Summer Fades Away" (1897) by Valentine Cameron Prinsep (1838-1904).

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didoofcarthage:

Perseus and the Sea Nymphs by Sir Edward Burne-Jones 
1877
tempera on canvas
Southampton City Art Gallery 

didoofcarthage:

Perseus and the Sea Nymphs by Sir Edward Burne-Jones 

1877

tempera on canvas

Southampton City Art Gallery 

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angellacervantes:


The fisherman and the siren (Frederic Leighton)

Upon one summer’s morningI carefully did strayDown by the Walls of WappingWhere I met a sailor gay.
My heart is pierced by CupidI disdain all glittering goldThere is nothing can console meBut my jolly sailor bold.

angellacervantes:

The fisherman and the siren (Frederic Leighton)

Upon one summer’s morning
I carefully did stray
Down by the Walls of Wapping
Where I met a sailor gay.


My heart is pierced by Cupid
I disdain all glittering gold
There is nothing can console me
But my jolly sailor bold.

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John Everett Millais, Ophelia (1851-52), detail.

John Everett Millais, Ophelia (1851-52), detail.

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