Altre idee da Jennifer

Francesco Hayez, The Kiss (Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano) - Presents Stories Of Famous Lovers - Romeo and Juliet

John William Waterhouse’s “The Lady of Shalott” - 1888

"The Lady of Shallot" (1888) - John William Waterhouse. Inspired by "The Lady of Shalott" by Alfred Lord Tennyson.

The Lady of Shallot (detail) - John William Waterhouse

"Ophelia by John Waterhouse" by The Fine Art Masters

Ophelia, 1894, by John Waterhouse. I love Waterhouse's paintings - many are based on classic tales and legends and all are just gorgeous!

21 Reasons Why Being A Redhead Is Awesome

"The Accolade" by Edmund Blair Leighton. The first time I saw this over ten years ago, it was so captivating that I could hardly breathe.

Kitsune (fox) Yokai are Japanese creatures from Japanese folklore and ghost stories. A Japanese history professor also told me that to be "cursed by a fox" was a euphemism for mental illness.

Liminal Moment by Bobbette Rose - Encaustic Monotype on Paper. These are paintings done directly on a heated plate with pigmented wax. Paper is laid on top and the image is offset onto the paper, similar to a typical monotype but no press. She does sveral thin layers, each time laying the paper down on the heated plate. In the final stage she often paints back into the image with a oil paint and a brush. Japanese washi paper used for this process, then matt and frame them under glass…

Bamboo forest 竹 林 深 处0155 Watercolor | Flickr - Photo Sharing!