Art Architecture Illustrations
10/27- Happy Birthday, Charles Spencelayh, English painter, 1865-1958. Self portrait at Eighty Nine.
old botanical illustration
Laura Norford Illustration: Natural Illustration
Super detailed illustrations - has weaving motifs within broken up shapes that make up overall image of animal. Analogous colour scheme. Symmetrical/balanced layout. Bold outlines really frames and finishes off the work, even though it's just the head detached from the body. // Landyachtz // Longboard Graphics by Andreas Preis, via Behance
Landyachtz Lion by Andreas Preis
Landyachtz // Longboard Graphics
Gustave Moreau - Orpheus at the Tomb of Eurydice 1891
Orpheus at the Tomb of Eurydice - Gustave Moreau - WikiArt.org
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set her free. ~ Michelangelo Buonarroti.
Liedtke, Walter A., Michiel C. Plomp, and Axel Rüger, with contributions by Reinier Baarsen, Marten Jan Bok, Jan Daniël van Dam, James David Draper, Ebeltje Hartkamp-Jonxis, and Kees Kaldenbach (2001). Vermeer and the Delft School. | Read the publication online or download it as a PDF.
Baetjer, Katharine, and J. G. Links, with essays by J. G. Links, Michael Levey, Francis Haskell, Alessandro Bettagno, and Viola Pemberton-Pigott (1989). Canaletto | This book accompanies the first exhibition of the work of Canaletto ever held in the United States. It follows the course of his career as painter and draftsman and reviews the different phases of his technical and artistic development. Read the publication online or download it as a PDF.
William Adolphe Bouguereau, On the Rocky Beach
The Voynich manuscript is a handwritten book thought to have been written between 1404./1438. Although many possible authors have been proposed, the author, script, and language remain unknown. It has been described as "the world's most mysterious manuscript"
❤ - JAN VAN EYCK (1395-1441) - St Barbara - 1437. Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium.