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The Edge of Running Water

We stood and looked at each other. Drops of water fell from her body like fragments of light, and for an instant it seemed to me that there had been nothing whatever prior to this moment, that we had swum out of some infinite reservoir of being until we were stranded on the shore of the world. 7 more words


Study for Liberty Leading the People

Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863)

 (ca. 1830, graphite & black chalk lightly heightened with white chalk, on wove)

Réunion des Musées Nationaux

But doubtless, Sir, you will be asking what is this strange, mysterious quality which Delacroix, to the glory of our age, has interpreted better than anyone else. 13 more words


Seated Nude on a Sofa

by Francis Ferdinand Maurice Cook

Date painted: 1960
Oil on wood, 74.5 x 59.5 cm
Collection: Sir Francis Cook Collection 11 more words