Sunday, November 10, 2013

Joseph Severn

Joseph Severn (1793-1879) was an English portrait and subject painter and a personal friend of the famous English poet John Keats. He exhibited portraits, Italian genre, literary and biblical subjects. [Wikipedia]

 Burying the Bible (1861)
 Ophelia (1860)
 Posthumous Portrait of Shelley Writing 'Prometheus Unbound' (1845)
The Abduction of Mary Queen of Scots

The Deserted Village (1857)

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