Waterhouse

Oddly, I have found that John William Waterhouse’s paintings have provided apt illustration to points I have tried to make in several of the stories posted here. Therefore, I have set up this page to collect those paintings, and others, for all to see.

Here is his Wikipedia entry, and a good site about him. (Note: Waterhouse’s paintings are in the public domain.)

 

john_william_waterhouse_-_pandora_1896.jpg

Pandora, 1896. (used here)

 

 

445px-john_william_waterhouse_1849-1917_-_magic_circle_1886.jpg

Magic Circle, 1886 (used here)

 

 

352px-thisbe11.jpg

Thisbe, 1909 (used here)


29 Responses to “Waterhouse”

  1. 1 cyanideseelowe

    You know, it’s a fairly common thing to see Second Life residents try to cast aside their first lives when they enter this world, much like the Typist character that you mentioned in your “And Anonymity Masks Much But Reveals All” post. It’s extremely refreshing to see such a conjunction between the two realities in your work– I suppose it makes the virtual world seem more palpable in a way… then again, I suppose it could be argued that art can pose as the original “avatar” and the original “virtual world”, as art in the real world is likewise an extension of how we see and express things in our minds.

  2. My home in Second Life is a combination of Byzantine an techno/steampunk. No art I have found complimens this marriage like pre-Raphealite art. The women of Collier, Waterhouse, Bouguereau, an others breathe grace an beauty into the stone an metal an glass of my design. Every visitor I have had here stands rapt for a time, taking in the essence of these masters.

  3. John William Waterhouse is such a good artist. I think his travels around the world developed and influenced his works.

    Of all the famous British artists like Turner, Constable, and more contemporary painters like Hockney, Waterhouse is probably my personal favourite.

  4. I feel this is among the so much important information
    for me. And i’m happy studying your article. But want to statement on few basic issues, The website taste is great, the articles is in reality nice : D. Good activity, cheers

  5. I seriously love your site.. Pleasant colors
    & theme. Did you create this site yourself?
    Please reply back as I’m wanting to create my own site and want to know where you got this from or just what the theme is named. Many thanks!

  6. Nice blog here! Also your website loads up fast! What host are you using?
    Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my site loaded up as fast as
    yours lol

  7. I truly love your site.. Very nice colors & theme.
    Did you develop this web site yourself? Please reply back as
    I’m planning to create my own personal website and want to know where you got this from or exactly what the theme is named. Many thanks!

  8. Greetings! This is my first visit to your blog! We are a team of
    volunteers and starting a new initiative in a community
    in the same niche. Your blog provided us useful information to work on.
    You have done a outstanding job!

  9. Asking questions are genuinely good thing if you are not understanding something totally, however this post gives good understanding even.

  10. We stumbled over here from a different web address and thought I may as well check things out.

    I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to looking over your web page repeatedly.

  11. Wonderful goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous to and you are just extremely great. I actually like what you’ve acquired here,
    really like what you are stating and the way in which you say it.
    You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep
    it sensible. I can’t wait to read much more from you. This is actually a terrific web site.

  12. Hello, Neat post. There’s an issue together with your website in web explorer, would test this? IE nonetheless is the market chief and a good component to other folks will pass over your magnificent writing because of this problem.

  13. Fantastic goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous
    to and you’re just extremely excellent. I actually like
    what you have acquired here, really like what
    you’re stating and the way in which you say it. You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep it sensible.

    I cant wait to read far more from you. This is
    really a wonderful web site.

  14. I do consider all the ideas you have presented on your post.
    They’re really convincing and will certainly work.
    Still, the posts are too quick for beginners. May you please prolong them a little from next time?
    Thanks for the post.

  15. Article writing is also a excitement, if you be familiar with afterward you can write otherwise it is
    complex to write.

  16. I’ve been surfing on-line greater than three hours as of late,
    yet I never found any attention-grabbing article like yours.

    It’s pretty worth sufficient for me. In my opinion, if all website owners
    and bloggers made excellent content as you probably did, the
    web will be much more useful than ever before.

  17. 18 Jana

    Hey there! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could find a captcha plugin for my comment form?
    I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having trouble finding one?
    Thanks a lot!

  18. Hi, i think that i saw you visited my site so i got here to go back the favor?.I’m attempting to in finding issues to enhance
    my web site!I assume its good enough to make use of some of your ideas!!

  19. Thanks in favor of sharing such a fastidious thought, article is nice, thats why i have read
    it entirely

  20. Hmm is anyone else encountering problems with the pictures on this blog
    loading? I’m trying to find out if its a problem on my end or
    if it’s the blog. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

  21. Thanks , I’ve just been looking for information approximately
    this topic for a while and yours is the greatest I have found out so far.
    But, what in regards to the bottom line? Are you certain in regards to the source?

  22. Another enjoyasble thing about these games is the fact that these iss a very little opportunity that you will get bored whilst
    enhoying as you will not be stuck enjoying the exact same thing over and over.
    In offline games, tthe user will be asserting the artifiial intelliogence whicch has
    estimated into the gme and in online games you see the playerrs will be essentially challenging the othuer
    players. Don’t get caught up in a commercial thhat makes
    you laugh or oone with a hot chick in it.


  1. 1 Sunday and the Noon-4 Shift « Wherein I Try to Balance my First and Second Lives
  2. 2 abusive relationships abusive relationships signs abusive relationships stories abusive relationships quotes abusive relationships hotline abusive relationships quiz abusive relationships tumblr abusive relationships movies abusive relationships articles
  3. 3 halo indonesia – max shred
  4. 4 12 weeks to get ripped muscle and fitness
  5. 5 maximum shred reviews yahoo
  6. 6 Smoke Star

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: