Ophelia by Artur Grottger, 1865:
Ophelia by Artur Grottger, 1865
Ophelia by Frances MacDonald, 1898:
Ophelia by Frances MacDonald, 1898
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Caricature of George Bernard Shaw by Max Beerbohm
“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.”–George Bernard Shaw (Back to Methuselah)
Ophelia by Marcus Stone, 1888:
Ophelia by Marcus Stone, 1888
“You know you’re writing well when you’re throwing good stuff into the wastebasket.”–Ernest Hemingway
Ophelia by John William Waterhouse, 1894:
Ophelia by John William Waterhouse, 1894
I love both the quiet, contemplative quality of this photo of the American novelist and the layered textures/patterns of the various fabrics.
The engraving is by Charles Knight. Original artist unknown.
Ophelia, circa 1873. Engraving by Charles Knight.