Hiroshi Yoshida is known for his foreign countries’s landscapes with a western approach, done with japanese traditional woodblock techniques.
La Cigale,1872,detail.Jules-Joseph Lefebvre.
▣ Frozen (2013) visual development, by Lisa Keene
Scans from The Art of Frozen
Ladakh (meaning ‘land of the passes’) is a cold desert in the Northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is divided into the mainly Muslim Kargil district and the primarily Buddhist Leh district. The people of Ladakh have a rich folklore, some of which date back to the pre- Buddhist era.
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there are many things that i love about this painting by horace vernet
Shrine of Hazrat Ali: The Blue Mosque in Mazar-e Sharif
Ritual Tibetan character of a Deer.
Each of us needs something of an island in his life—if not an actual island, at least some place, or space in time, in which to be himself, free to cultivate his differences from others.
William Quiller Orchardson. Detail from The Story of a Life, 1866.
Lofty Mount Lu by Shen Zhou | Blue Birds at Night by Watanabe Shotei | Pear Blossoms by Qian Xuan | Apricot Blossoms and Peacocks by Lü Ji | Plum Blossoms by Sun Long and Chen Lu | Moran Hojeopdo by Joseon | A Pair of Peacocks in Spring by Imao Keinen | Summer. Blooming wisteria and fish by Watanabe Shotei