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Idyll: ca 1880-81 by Bruce Johnson Via...

Idyll: ca 1880-81 by Bruce Johnson Via Flickr: Location : Collection of Mr and Mrs Henry Keswick (United States) Work of: Lord Frederick Leighton English Academic Art 1830 – 1896 In the painting Idyll, artist Frederic Leighton has created a serene and enchanting image of lyrical beauty. The title and subject of the work were both inspired by the Idylls of Theocritus, and indeed, the bucolic setting of this painting recalls the simple splendor of a Golden Age.
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