Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Le Dejeuner Sur l'Herbe


The painting Le dejeuner sur l'erbe by Edouard Manet



Detail from The Judgement Of Paris by Marcantonio Raimondi



Full engraving of The Judgement of Paris

3 comments:

  1. and, of course, *that* Bow Wow Wow album cover...

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  2. Anonymous6:37 am

    Yorkshire Soul...
    Raimondi's engraving is after Raphael. I remember there being some sort of scandal about the BWW cover, was the girl underage ?

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  3. Anonymous8:09 pm

    Yes, whatever "underage" is exactly for a non-porn picture. Re Bow Wow Wow, take a look at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bow_Wow_Wow#Controversy

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