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The Cyprian’s Ball

George Cruikshank was an illustrator in England during the 1800’s. He is most noted as illustrator for his friend Charles Dickens. Here, he depicts the Cyprian’s Ball at the Argyle Rooms – an annual event thrown by regency era courtesan … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day – Andrew Loomis

“Don’t be afraid of the greys of nature.” – Artist Andrew Loomis (1892-1959) from a chapter on “Color” in his instructional book Creative Illustration

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Quote of the Day – Franz von Bayros

“Always seek out Beauty, and attempt to find it in situations that cannot be mentioned in prudish circles.” – Franz von Bayros (died April 3, 1924) The Art of Franz von Bayros

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