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The Snake in the Grass.
by Sir Joshua Reynolds

 

 

 

 

 

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FAIR WOMEN
IN PAINTING AND POETRY

BY
WILLIAM SHARP
AUTHOR OF "SOSPIRI DI ROMA," "LIFE OF HEINE," ETC. 
NEW EDITION

NEW YORK
E. P. DUTTON AND CO.
1907


Fair Women, Part I
Fair Women, Part II
Fair Women, Part III


LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

1  The Snake in the Grass, by Sir Joshua Reynolds

Greek or Greco-Roman Portrait

3  Three Ladies of the Rushout Family,
    by Andrew Plimer

4  Portrait of Mrs. Langtry, by G. F. Watts

5  Girl Playing the Guitar, by Jan Vermeer of Delft

6  The Countess of Westmoreland,
     by the Marchioness of Granby

7  The Countess of Grammont, bv Sir Peter Lely

8  Diana Kirke, Countess of Oxford, by Sir Peter Lely

9  The Countess of Falmouth, by Sir Peter Lely

10 Queen Elizabeth as Diana, by Vroom Cornelius

11 The Czarina, by F. A. Kaulbach

12  H.R.H. The Princess of Wales,
      by Sir W. B. Richmond, R. A.

13  Veronica Veronese, by D. G. Rossetti

14  Lavinia, by G. D. Leslie

15 The Artist's Daughter, Lavinia, by Titian

16 Sarah Bernhardt, by Walter Spindler

17 Portrait of a Lady, by Bernardino Luini

18 Portrait of a Lady, by Piero della Francesca

19 Lady Hamilton as Ariadne, by George Romney

20 The Countess of Suffolk, by Daniel Mytens

21 Mademoiselle Hillsberg, by John Hoppner

22 Lady Kenyon, by John Hoppner

23 Girl Blowing Bubbles, by J. G. Drouais

24 Mrs. Hoare and Child, by Sir Joshua Reynolds

25 Lady Elizabeth Conway, by Sir Joshua Reynolds

26 Nell Gwynne, by Sir Peter Lely

27 Mrs. Mark Currie, by George Romney

28 Lady Blessington, by Sir Thomas Lawrence

29 The Countess of Oxford, by John Hoppner

30 Cleopatra, by L. Alma Tadema, R.A.

31 Lady and Child, by George Romney

32 Mrs. Opie, by John Opie

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