Just click on the blog……. We are still experiencing technical difficulties, so enjoy this reprise of an earlier blog. TWO WOMEN WITH SUNFLOWERS & MOONFLOWERS A GIFT TO THE WORLD After women, flowers are the most lovely thing God has given the world. Christian Dior British artist George Dunlop […]
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British artist William Powell Frith (1819-1909) created his paintings in 19th century Victorian England.
American artist George Cochran Lambdin (1830-1896) was a flower specialist. His striking portrayal of Pink and White Roses above inspired a chromolithograph, a multi-colored print popular in the nineteenth century.
Or murmuring “Where’s my serpent of old Nile?” For so he calls me…… Antony and Cleopatra, Act 1, Scene 5 Cleopatra was the original femme fatale, seducing first Julius Caesar and then Mark Antony in Shakespeare’s epic plays. Here, though, British artist John William Waterhouse has visualized the Egyptian queen […]
Please be sure to click on the painting to ENLARGE it. O! I have suffered With those that I saw suffer: a brave vessel, Who had no doubt, some noble creature in her, Dashed all to pieces. O, the cry did knock Against my very heart. The Tempest, Act 1, Scene 2 […]
The Caterpillar and Alice looked at each other for some time in silence: at last the Caterpillar took the hookah out of his mouth, and addressed her in a languid, sleepy voice. “Who are YOU?” said the Caterpillar. This was not an encouraging opening for a conversation. Alice replied rather shyly, […]