Woman Reading by Kuroda Seiki, circa 1890:
MERRY CHRISTMAS TO THOSE WHO CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY (and a fabulous day to everyone else, too)!
Art by Louis John Rhead, 1895:
Christmas Eve by John Everett Millais, 1887:
Lady Reading Poetry (1906) by Ishibashi Kazunori
Lady at the Tea Table by Mary Cassatt, 1883:
It is a slideshow in honor of Victor Hugo’s completion of Les Misérables, which he accomplished on this day in 1862.
‘Tis raining in my neighborhood, and I only wish I owned such stylish wet-weather garb. Please accept this cutesy image as a peace-offering for my recent absence…
…but I’ve been (furiously) working on Reel Infatuation Blogathon content. Can you believe it’s almost here?
We hope you’ll join us this weekend for all of your character crush needs!
Vernon Lee (Violet Paget) by John Singer Sargent, 1889:
Woman Reading by Peter Ilsted, circa 1905: