The title for this painting comes from the refrain of a popular song “Ye Shepherds Tell Me” by Joseph Mazzinghi, a pastoral glee for a trio of male voices, which mentions Flora wearing “A wreath around her head, around her head she wore, / Carnation, lily, lily, rose”.
Tag: 20th century painters
Most of Peder Mørk Mønsted’s landscapes were devoted to Scandinavia.
Beautiful Aurora, goddess of the dawn.
This is probably one of of Leighton’s most well known paintings, and for good reason, we think.
To celebrate the vernal equinox, we chose a spring painting by a 20th century Scottish painter.