art-is-art-is-art:

Sixteenth of September, René Magritte

marcedith:

Don Blanding, “Lady of the Night”….

post-impressionisms:

I love art - no.41

Ivan Aivazovsky, Ukrainian  (1835—1899).

karamazove:

Orpheus (1863) — François-Louis Français

Head of Medusa - Rubens

jaded-mandarin:

The Tower of Babel - Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Detail.

Ivan Aivazovsky - Constantinople

Anselmo Miguel Nieto - Mata Hari c. 1905-1915 (via)

At the First Touch of Winter, Summer Fades Away by Valentine Cameron Prinsep (1838-1904)

oil on canvas, 1897

Moonlit Beauties (detail) by Luis Ricardo Falero (1851-1896)

oil on canvas, date unknown 

"Looking at the stars always makes me dream. Why, I ask myself, shouldn’t the shining dots of the sky be as accessible as the black dots on the map of France? Just as we take the train to get to Tarascon or Rouen, we take death to reach a star." — Vincent van Gogh