Monday, March 16, 2009

Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale - The Pale Complexion of True Love,

The title is taken from Shakespeare's AS You Like It, Act III, when Corin speaks of Silvius' unrequired love for Phebe as a "pageant play'd Between the pale complexion of true love And the red glow of scorn and proud disdain."

1 comment:

Unknown said...

Does anyone know where this painting is now?