Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Leighton Museum

Frederic Lord Leighton crops up a fair bit in this blog, so here's a link to a post on the blog underpaintings about the restoration of his home, now a museum. 

Holman Hunt

William Holman Hunt (1827-1910), English - Bianca, Worthing Museum and Art Gallery, Sussex

Holman Hunt was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite movement in English painting. 

Isabella and the Pot of Basil, 187 cm × 116 cm
Indian basil (tulsi) is considered a sacred plant by Hindus.

Saturday, June 4, 2011