Author: Dido of Carthage

ochyming:

Francis Bacon 

1909-1992 

ORESTEIA OF AESCHYLUS, 1981 

Three lithographs printed in colours on one sheet on Arches wove paper 
each  402 x 300 mm | 15 7/8 x 11 7/8 in

patricia-loves-art:

Wladyslaw Skoczylas (1883-1934)

catonhottinroof:

Georges Barbier (1882 – 1932)

Le bonheur du jour ou les graces à la mode (1920–1924)

just-art5:

Sir Edward Burne-Jones – The Love Song,

1868–77 (detail)

egypt-museum:

Egyptian Revival Scarab Brooch

Glazed steatite scaraboid in a gold brooch setting, gold set with scarab dates about 2000 BC. Now in the Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts. 1914.2

Studies for Luna by Elihu Vedder, from the preparatory drawings for the Huntington Ceiling

American, 1893

black and white chalk

Yale University Art Gallery

Studies for Luna by Elihu Vedder, from the preparatory drawings for the Huntington Ceiling

American, c. 1893

black, white, and colored chalks, white gouache, and pencil

Yale University Art Gallery x x

classic-art:

The Death of Marcus Curtius

Pierre Joseph Celestin Francois

didoofcarthage:

Hecuba and Polyxena by Merry-Joseph Blondel

France, after 1814

oil on canvas

LACMA

hadrian6:

Zenobia Found Dying on the Banks of the Araxe. 1812. Merry Joseph Blondel. French 1781-1812. oil/canvas.     http://hadrian6.tumblr.com