This was a sight to chill a seaman’s heart: the Flying Dutchman, speeding before her own ghost wind and crewed by a company of the dead. She augured death to those who spied her.
“I want the elemental, infinite thing; I want to paint the rhythm of eternity.”
Isaac van Ostade didn’t have to travel the world to find his inspiration.
Wilhelm Carl Räuber was a German painter of the latter half of the 19th and first quarter of the 20th century.
“When a thing has the elements of beauty from the beginning, it cannot be destroyed.”