I am my own muse, I am the subject I know best.
The subject I want to know better.
~ Frida Kahlo
The spirit of an artist’s gifts can wake our own.
Questlove by Kehinde Wiley
What Nobody Knew about Her by Hogret
Alexandre Jean Dubois Drahonet, Portrait of Monsieur Gest, 1819
Once Upon a Time… by Linda’s Many Muses
Image of tree by Yarsoslav Gerzhedovich
Peter de Kempeneer, Bildnis einer Dame, Detail (Portrait of a Lady, detail)
Jewelry in glass boxes found on cirealexandria.com
Repost: Ornate beauty. Past and present.
Duchess of Savoy (detail)_sc3a1nchez-coello
The Winged Victory at the Louvre
FRANCE by Kehinde Wiley
Contemporary Art Deco paperpointed LamaLi paper black on tan
Portrait of Queen Anne (detail) by John Closterman
Princess Augusta by Thomas Gainsborough
Portrait of Marten Looten (detail)_Rembrandt van Rijn
White flowers and bee by Tom Seliskar
When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.
~ John Ruskin