J.M.W. Turner, The Slave Ship, 1840 				i. Inspired by an actual incident during which slaves 				   were cast overboard during a typhoon 				ii. Exhibited at an international anti-slavery 					    conference whose goal was to end slavery around 				    the world 				iii. Turner wrote a poem describing the scene (romanticism)

J.M.W. Turner, The Slave Ship, 1840 i. Inspired by an actual incident during which slaves were cast overboard during a typhoon ii. Exhibited at an international anti-slavery conference whose goal was to end slavery around the world iii. Turner wrote a poem describing the scene (romanticism)

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⊰ Posing with Posies ⊱ paintings of women and flowers - Jeune Femme,detail - Etienne Adolphe Piot.

⊰ Posing with Posies ⊱ paintings of women and flowers - Jeune Femme,detail - Etienne Adolphe Piot.

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Fishermen At Sea (1801)  J.M.W. Turner I like this picture, because of the contrast with the moon and the dark clouds.

Fishermen At Sea (1801) J.M.W. Turner I like this picture, because of the contrast with the moon and the dark clouds.

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Henry Fuseli (Swiss 1741–1825) [Romanticism] "The Nightmare" 1781. Fuseli was a freak. I like freaks.

Henry Fuseli (Swiss 1741–1825) [Romanticism] "The Nightmare" 1781. Fuseli was a freak. I like freaks.

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Caspar David Friedrich - Der Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer (The Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog) [1818]
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"Night" by Edward Robert Hughes ~pre-raphaelite art (This is how I picture Tara)
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John William Waterhouse, Hylas and the Nymphs (détail)  Waterhouse paintings are so beautiful

John William Waterhouse, Hylas and the Nymphs (détail) Waterhouse paintings are so beautiful

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Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836–1912)The Roses of Heliogabalus (Detail)Oil on canvas, 1888

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836–1912)The Roses of Heliogabalus (Detail)Oil on canvas, 1888

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The Swing By Jean Honore Fragonard 1767 - rococo emphasised the airy grace and refined pleasures of the salons.

The Swing By Jean Honore Fragonard 1767 - rococo emphasised the airy grace and refined pleasures of the salons.

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