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Rossetti’s Jane Morris

Rossetti’s Pre-Raphaelite “stunner”  Jane Morris

Jane Morris (née Burden) was the wife of the designer and poet William Morris and became one of the most favoured models of Pre-Raphaelite painter, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.  1,543 more words

Art Muses

Romantic Victorians capturing the hues of autumn

The work of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and their later followers has become more popular since the 1960s. Brought in from the cold after spending over half a century shunned by the art world. 362 more words

Art History

Book Review: Teacher Misery by Jane Morris

NetGalley Synopsis:

Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators. 545 more words

Book Review

Artists In Love: Painting The Muse

The artistic muse is a figure of great importance in art history. For centuries, men have been inspired by the women they are in love with, to create beautiful works of art which try to capture the beauty of these women for posterity. 962 more words


This London's a wonderful sight....

Still on a PRB fix at the moment.  There is one painting above everything else that the original members created that I just can’t get enough of – an unfinished portrait of… 33 more words