Vernon Lee (Violet Paget) by John Singer Sargent, 1889:
I’m sharing this (again?), because W. B. Yeats is on my mind today.
“Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.”-Jane Austen
Ellen Terry as Lady Macbeth by John Singer Sargent, 1889
“Your hand, your tongue: look like the innocent flower, But be the serpent under’t.”-Lady M