Category Archives: Nineteenth Century Art

Inflowered

For the Introduction to this post, click here. Next off the pile was the Spring 2017 edition of The PRS Review – the journal of the Pre-Raphaelite Society. Based on the Contents page it was impossible to decide which article … Continue reading

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Saying it with Flowers

Last Sunday, the Pre-Raphaelite Society celebrated Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (PRB)Day on Twitter. This inspired me to post a few of my favourite Pre-Raphaelite paintings to my own Twitter account. One of them was Soul of the Rose (aka My Sweet Rose) … Continue reading

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Feast of the Annunciation

Happy Lady Day! Today, Christians celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation – Gabriel’s visit to Mary to tell her she would bear the Son of God (Luke 1:26-39). The painting above is by Dante Gabriel Rossetti and is my favourite … Continue reading

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