Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Fairy-Tale Exquisite

Let's stay with Dulac for a moment or two.

This is an untitled, undated and generally unpublished watercolor of characters from popular nursery rhymes of Dulac's time. His texture and pattern in even the smallest areas — such as the costume fabrics — is fairy-tale exquisite.


4 comments:

Annie said...

Thank you for sharing this beautiful illustration. Your title is perfect!

M. D. Jackson said...

That is absolutely exquisite!

Larry MacDougall said...

He really could draw the most beautiful faces.

ToB said...

Lovely autumnal spirits - captures the mood of the season and that harvest moon dark blue sky perfectly.