October 1, 2014
missfolly:

Portrait of Mlle. Lange as Danaë (detail) by Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (1799)

missfolly:

Portrait of Mlle. Lange as Danaë (detail) by Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (1799)

September 30, 2014
missfolly:

A Peasant Woman Digging in Front of Her Cottage by Vincent van Gogh (ca 1885)

missfolly:

A Peasant Woman Digging in Front of Her Cottage by Vincent van Gogh (ca 1885)

September 29, 2014
missfolly:

White River at Sharon by Edward Hopper (1937)

missfolly:

White River at Sharon by Edward Hopper (1937)

September 29, 2014
fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Franz Ritter von Liszt, was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, teacher and Franciscan tertiary.
Liszt gained renown in Europe during the early nineteenth century for his virtuosic skill as a pianist. He was said by his contemporaries to have been the most technically advanced pianist of his age, and in the 1840s he was considered by some to be perhaps the greatest pianist of all time. Liszt was also a well-known and influential composer, piano teacher and conductor. He was a benefactor to other composers, including Richard Wagner,Hector Berlioz, Camille Saint-Saëns, Edvard Grieg and Alexander Borodin.Liszt in 1858 by Franz Hanfstaengl.

fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Franz Ritter von Liszt, was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, teacher and Franciscan tertiary.

Liszt gained renown in Europe during the early nineteenth century for his virtuosic skill as a pianist. He was said by his contemporaries to have been the most technically advanced pianist of his age, and in the 1840s he was considered by some to be perhaps the greatest pianist of all time. Liszt was also a well-known and influential composer, piano teacher and conductor. He was a benefactor to other composers, including Richard Wagner,Hector BerliozCamille Saint-SaënsEdvard Grieg and Alexander Borodin.Liszt in 1858 by Franz Hanfstaengl.Liszt in 1858 by Franz Hanfstaengl.

September 26, 2014
19thcenturyboyfriend:

Samson et les Philistins (Detail, 1863), Carl Heinrich Bloch 

19thcenturyboyfriend:

Samson et les Philistins (Detail, 1863), Carl Heinrich Bloch 

(via wine-loving-vagabond)

June 14, 2014

nearlya:

Jaap de Vries. 2010-12, watercolor on aluminium

(via darksilenceinsuburbia)

June 13, 2014
likeafieldmouse:

Paul Klee - The Bounds of the Intellect (1927)

likeafieldmouse:

Paul Klee - The Bounds of the Intellect (1927)

June 12, 2014
iconoclassic:

Editorial for Revue21 Magazine, Issue No.17, winter 2012, Paris. http://www.revue21.fr/_Barouch-Gabrielle_ (by Gabriella@Barouch)

iconoclassic:

Editorial for Revue21 Magazine, Issue No.17, winter 2012, Paris. http://www.revue21.fr/_Barouch-Gabrielle_ (by Gabriella@Barouch)

June 11, 2014
iconoclassic:

(via Rob Dunlavey @ blogger)

iconoclassic:

(via Rob Dunlavey @ blogger)

June 10, 2014
onlyartists:

Banksy at Bristol Museum

onlyartists:

Banksy at Bristol Museum

(Source: sindromedestendhal)

June 9, 2014
fractionmagazine:

untitled by Steve Veilleux on Flickr.

fractionmagazine:

untitled by Steve Veilleux on Flickr.

June 8, 2014
iconoclassic:

(via Stig Lindberg | shelleysdavies.com)

iconoclassic:

(via Stig Lindberg | shelleysdavies.com)

June 7, 2014

Fragment of the Face of a Queen, made in Egypt during the reign of Akhenaten, c.1353-1336 BC (source).

Fragment of the Face of a Queen, made in Egypt during the reign of Akhenaten, c.1353-1336 BC (source).

(Source: aleyma, via wine-loving-vagabond)

June 6, 2014

Musidora by René Carrère (1917).

Musidora by René Carrère (1917).

(via wine-loving-vagabond)

June 5, 2014
contemporaryartdaily:

Trevor Shimizu at 47 Canal

contemporaryartdaily:

Trevor Shimizu at 47 Canal