Joan of Arc by Albert Lynch (1851-1912)
engraving from Figaro Illustre magazine, 1903
(Source: paintingses, via vintagegal)
"The biggest coward is a man who awakens a woman’s love with no intention of loving her."
Martin Ålund (Swedish, b. 1967), 1:1-12, 2011. Oil on board, 33 x 40 cm.
Karl Nordström (Swedish, 1855-1923), Field of Oats at Grez, 1885. Oil on canvas, 76 x 106 cm.
"The unfed mind devours itself."
"This very heart which is mine will forever remain indefinable to me. Between the certainty I have of my existence and the content I try to give to that assurance, the gap will never be filled. Forever I shall be a stranger to myself."