Leopold Schmultzer, Salome

Leopold Schmultzer an artist about whom I unfortunately have no information at all.

Respektovaná královna Tchaj S' byla během dynastie Čou (1100–221 př. n. l.) manželkou slavného krále Wena. (Wikipedia Commons)

The Mandate of Heaven, an Auspicious Marriage, and China’s Longest Dynasty

Bazaar gossip 1886 By Charles Robertson,(British, 1844-1891) watercolor & bodycolor with gum , 101.5 x 71.3cm

art-and-things-of-beauty: “ Charles Robertson - Bazaar gossip, watercolor/bodycolor with gum, x cm.

Sargent's brushwork is superb, and his lines are so satisfying to the eye.  The stark contrast of her pale skin against the deep black is so wonderfully striking, and I love the way the neutral background brings the brutal contrast in tones together. So gorgeous. Madame X!

John Singer Sargent, Madame X (Madame Pierre Gautreau), 1883 – painting, Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Trojan Women Production Photo 3

Department of Theatre

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Amazing artwork of Dezhen(Der Jen)徳珍画集 – from the Illustration Collection of the ancient Chinese lady.