A Quality of Light, A Pattern Disrupted, A Motion, A Balance, A Contradiction

Gustav Klimt - Woman with a Fan, 1917-1918, oil on canvas, 100 x 100 cm, Leopold Museum, Vienna, Austria.

Dorothy Lathrop ~ The Little Mermaid ~ 1939 ~ via
The strangest trees and flowers grow there, with leaves and stems so flexible that at the least motion of the water they move just as if they were alive.

Myths and legends of ancient Slavs. Illustrator N. Bukanova, 2007

Book Cover - Virginia Woolf - The Waves

Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Jessie Willcox Smith - via

Amelia Bauerle (Bowerley) (1873 – 1916), “Aucassin and Nicolette” - via

Carp / Chinese, Ming dynasty, 17th century 鯉図 絵師不明 17世紀

Yoshijiro Urushibara (1888-1953) A woodblock print in sumi and colour on paper depicting a full moon shining through pine

Kiyochika (1847-1915) - Series 100 Views of Musashi - Title Moon seen beyond Shinagawa - Date Of Work 1884 - Publisher Kobayashi Tetsujiro - Dimensions 14.5 x 9.7 - via

Mizuno Hidekata - Woman with Flower Vase next to Bamboo Shade from Jogaku sekai - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - via

Mizuno Hidekata - Woman Playing the Flute from Jogaku sekai - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - via