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The Lady of Shalott :: John William Waterhouse

The Lady of Shalott by artist John William Waterhouse - mythology and poetry
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John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) The Lady of Shalott

Oil on canvas 1888 200 x 153 cm ( 78,7 x 60,1 inch )

Tate Gallery (London, United Kingdom)

image: Public domain

Submitted by: marina51

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DragonFly   User Rating: 24  October 9, 2017

This picture shows us the ideal, which throughout his life was sung by the artist. This is a romantic refinement, symbolism, detachment, feminine sensuality and at the same time restraint of emotions.


lucky95   User Rating: 491  December 5, 2019

Tags: female portrait, loose hair, white long dress, black belt, wooden boat, carved stern, candles, blanket, plaid, lantern, river, near, reeds, trees, courses, shore, stairs, rocks, sky, meadow, clouds


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