The glorious work of Tyrus Wong is unparalleled. It was his lush pastels that served as the driving force behind Bambi, where he was the lead artist on the film. Prior to Wong’s contributions, the logistics of managing the detailed nuance of a forest setting (millions of leaves!) was posing a problem, but Wong’s gorgeous, inventive minimalist approach was the perfect solution and provides the film its unique style and warm, textured feel.
SANTIAGO RUSIÑOL, Female Figure, Paris, oil on canvas, 1894
Details from the Gates of Hell by Rodin..Bronze doors originally commissioned for a new museum in Paris which never opened. Rodin worked on the 200 separate elements for almost 37 years. Planned on the characters of Dante’s The Divine Comedy, the finished piece became a more abstract work with many of Rodin’s popular motifs included amongst the tortured souls
Beautiful The Little Prince illustrations by korean illustrator KIm Min Ji for her remake of the book.
La Patisserie Gloppe aux Champs Elysees - Jean Beraud
I cannot cog, and say thou art this and that, like a many of these lisping hawthorn buds.
Hugh Thomson, from The merry wives of Windsor, by William Shakespeare, New York, 1910.