galehawthorn:

“This world was never meant for one as beautiful as you.” - Don McLean (Starry, Starry Night)

Claude Monet’s “Misty Morning on the Seine in Blue.”

Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura), also known as the Great Wave, from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjūrokkei)- Katsushika Hokusai ca. 1830–32 (via)

mistermadam:

Several landscapes and nature paintings by Claude Monet

Water Lilies, Claude Monet, part III.


Art history meme. 
1/1 quotes

"The sun is god."
— J.M.W. Turner, alleged dying words

Shipping on the Clyde by John Atkinson Grimshaw, 1881.

ART HISTORY MEME || [1/4] colors: Blue

William-Adolphe BouguereauDante and Virgile in Hell, detail, 1850.

unhistorical:

Vincent van Gogh (March 30, 1853 – July 29, 1890)

I haven’t got it yet, but I’m hunting it and fighting for it, I want something serious, something fresh—something with soul in it! Onward, onward.

degas ballerina rainbow
↳ blue

Villa Cascara by Mr. A. Roothaert. Cover art by Rein van Looij (via)