detailsofpaintings:

François Boucher, Venus on a Wave (detail)
1769

detailsofpaintings:

François Boucher, Venus on a Wave (detail)

1769

scarymansion:

The Virgin of Sorrows, Cordoba Spain
Protect me from evil.

scarymansion:

The Virgin of Sorrows, Cordoba Spain

Protect me from evil.

antiqueart:
└ WILLIAM-ADOLPHE BOUGUEREAU  ―  ’Night’, ‘Twilight’, ‘Dawn’ & ‘Day’.

antiqueart:


└ WILLIAM-ADOLPHE BOUGUEREAU  ―  ’Night’, ‘Twilight’, ‘Dawn’ & ‘Day’.

books0977:

Charlotte Corday à Caen en 1793. Tony Robert-Fleury (French, Academic, 1838-1911). Oil on canvas. Musée Bonnat (Bayonne). 
In 1793, Jean Paul Marat, one of the most outspoken leaders of the French Revolution, is stabbed to death in his bath by Corday, a Royalist sympathizer. She is shown here in Caen planning, with a firm demeanor, her actions to come.

books0977:

Charlotte Corday à Caen en 1793. Tony Robert-Fleury (French, Academic, 1838-1911). Oil on canvas. Musée Bonnat (Bayonne). 

In 1793, Jean Paul Marat, one of the most outspoken leaders of the French Revolution, is stabbed to death in his bath by Corday, a Royalist sympathizer. She is shown here in Caen planning, with a firm demeanor, her actions to come.

trillista:

Salomé by Pierre Bonnaud, c.1900 (via urbanfragment.tumblr.com)

trillista:

Salomé by Pierre Bonnaud, c.1900 (via urbanfragment.tumblr.com)