Self-taught British designer Rosemary Verey created this tunnel of laburnum and wisteria at her home at Barnsley House in Gloucestershire, England. During her career she also worked on commissions for Prince Charles and Elton John.
“EVE PARADISE LOST” aka Crouching Woman Original Art, Nude Art Female – Charcoal – Graphite drawing “EVE PARADISE LOST” aka Crouching Woman by Marcy Ann Villafaña “EVE PARADISE LOST” 30″ x 48″ charcoal 2014 Sold to private collector. only available in print. www.VillafanaArt.com
King Leopold turned his "Congo Free State" into a massive labour camp, made a fortune for himself from the harvest of its wild rubber, and contributed in a large way to the death of perhaps 10 million innocent people. "I was so moved, Your Excellency, by the people's stories that I took the liberty of promising them that in future you will only kill them for crimes they commit." John Harris, Missionary in Baringa. #Maafa #Africa #African #Congo #DRC
Portrait of a Young Woman / Meredith Frampton / 1935 / "Frampton said that he made this painting as 'a relaxation from commissions, and to celebrate an assembly of objects... beautiful in their own right'." -- from the Tate