Originally posted on The Genealogy of Style:
Orpheus and Eurydice, Auguste Rodin, modeled probably before 1887, carved 1893 This mythological subject was very popular in Auguste Rodin‘s times. The sculptor, inspired by the opera Orfeo ed Euridice from Christoph Willibald Gluck from 1762 that was performed in Paris by the end of the 19th…
Originally posted on Sam Flegal:
Oil Painting, 18″ x 24″ – This original is in a private collection. Read more on my BLOG Copyright © 2015 Sam Flegal, All Rights Reserved.
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Original work from photo by myself.
“The age of Socratic man is past: crown yourselves with ivy, grasp the thyrsus and do not be amazed if tigers and panthers lie down fawning at your feet. Now dare to be tragic men, for you will be redeemed. You shall join the Dionysiac procession from India to Greece! Gird yourselves for a hard […]