Sunday, December 9, 2012

Inspiration VII

    Sydeny Long - Sadder than a Single Star 1899

    View of monument to Peter I on the Senate Square in St. Petersburg , Vasily Surikov, 1870
An old bridge.  H. R. Bloomer, from The magazine of art, London, 1887
Bible with prologues, without Psalms (‘The Bible of Robert de Bello’)  England, S. E. (Canterbury?); between c. 1240 and 1253
Jan Vermeer van Delft, The Glass of Wine (detail), ca. 1661
José de Ribera (Spanish, 1591-1652), Archimedes,ca. 1630. Oil on canvas, 118 x 94 cm. Museo del Prado, Madrid
Léon Bakst, Elysium (1906). Watercolor and gouache on paper on board. 158 x 140 cm. State Tretiakov Gallery, Moscow
Toyen (1902-1980), A l’entrée du Silence [At the Entrance of the Silence], 1954. Oil on canvas, 72 x 54 cm
“Dr. Faustus in his Study” (Faust im Studierzmmer) by Georg Friedrich Kersting (1829), oil on canvas
 “Wanderer above the Sea of Fog” - Caspar David Friedrich, 1808
Anonymous, Stillleben mit Büchern, Stichen und Landkarten [Still life with books, prints and maps]. Oil on canvas, 105.2 x 86.4 cm, 18th century
Harry Clarke (1889-1931), “Midst of all was a cold white face”, illustration from The Year’s at the Spring- An Anthology of Recent Poetry (Turnbull & Spears, Edinburgh, 1920)

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