A Pillow Book

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fawnvelveteen:

"Green parrot": Sarah Stone.The Finest Watercolor of a Parrot Signed and dated by Sarah Stone, the 18th century natural history artist comissioned to paint the contents of Sir Ashton Lever’s museum in London.

fawnvelveteen:

"Green parrot": Sarah Stone.The Finest Watercolor of a Parrot Signed and dated by Sarah Stone, the 18th century natural history artist comissioned to paint the contents of Sir Ashton Lever’s museum in London.

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climacus:

Léon Cogniet (Paris, 1794 - 1880); Self Portrait in the artist’s room (Villa Medici, Roma), 1817; oil on canvas, 36 x 43.3 cm; Cleveland Museum of Art

climacus:

Léon Cogniet (Paris, 1794 - 1880); Self Portrait in the artist’s room (Villa Medici, Roma), 1817; oil on canvas, 36 x 43.3 cm; Cleveland Museum of Art

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