Images of Guinevere

Medievalism grew in popularity early in the nineteenth century England and had a definite influence on William Morris especially, who even rode a horse in a toy suit of armor as a child. It is interesting that the story of Lancelot and Guinevere can be seen as a parallel to the story of William Morris and…
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St. George and the Princess Sabra

St. George and the Princess Sabra was painted by Dante Gabriel Rossetti in 1862.  This was the last work that his wife, Lizzie Siddal,  posed for before her death.  I find myself searching her face, as if it were a photograph, looking for signs of what was to occur days later:  her overdose of laudanum….
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