assemblyfairytale: Thumbelina by Boris Diodorov 

assemblyfairytale: Thumbelina by Boris Diodorov 

paintingispoetry: John William Godward, The Jewel Casket detail, 1900

paintingispoetry: John William Godward, The Jewel Casket detail, 1900

oldworldinventions: 1889: Lyre (human skull and hair, antelope horns, skin, guts)

oldworldinventions: 1889: Lyre (human skull and hair, antelope horns, skin, guts)

fleurdulys: Eros and Psyche - Harold Gaze; 20th century

fleurdulysEros and Psyche - Harold Gaze; 20th century

carminagf: The Sense of Sight. 1895. Annie Louisa Robinson Swynnerton

carminagf: The Sense of Sight. 1895. Annie Louisa Robinson Swynnerton

greuze: William-Adolphe Bouguerau, Baigneuse (Detail), 1864

greuze: William-Adolphe Bouguerau, Baigneuse (Detail), 1864