c0ssette:

Angel of Death,detail,Emile Jean Horace Vernet.

calodaemon:

"The Sandman" by Salvador Dali.

unhistorical:

Detail of the celestial globe from The Ambassadors (1533), Hans Holbein the Younger

Caravaggio, detail from Head of Medusa

Claude Monet » Water Lilies

detailsofpaintings:

Anne Vallayer-Coster, Nature Morte au Vase de Fleurs, Nid d’Oiseau et Bourse

1780-81

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.