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Madame d'Orleans (Repeat)

Originally posted on September 21, 2013.


If Jeanne d’Arc, called the ‘Maid of Orleans,” had avoided charges of heresy, she might have eventually lived into old age… Remembering her contributions to the independence of France, she might have contemplated a lonelier death than that of a martyr. 50 more words



This watercolour is based on StaƄczyk (Jester), a famous Polish painting by Jan Matejko. I don’t normally paint master copies but this was a very special request. 23 more words