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Dec 21, 2012, 1:58:55 PM
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A little painting to celebrate the world not ending. Oil on canvas-textured paper, 11.5x15.5 inches (29x39cm). Did not intend any specific narrative, although had the Lady of the Lake motif at the back of my mind, also the fact that swords were deposited as votive offerings in lakes and rivers well into medieval times. (Also the Rhinemaidens, who appear in Rackham's illustrations, although atmosphere wise I was hoping more to evoke the likes of Waterhouse and Draper).

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DarkLiminality Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2014   Traditional Artist
Beautiful painting - the effect of the water is well done and the Ladies are stunning.
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Eruanna17 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
And you even added a little gallinule ;) Wow, this looks simply great, I love your style!
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Lormet-Images Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
Lovely work! :)
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TheNudeWriter Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Simply lovely :)
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SweediesArt Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Stunning art!!!!!!
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BooKoFBoBB Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2013
A very lovely piece of work
(& I love those Waterhouse ripples) But that bloody moorhen!First -animated- emoticon :D 
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dashinvaine Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013
What can you possibly have against moorhens?
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IRCSS Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome O.O
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johnfboslet2001 Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
paradise...heaven
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King-Hauken Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very beautiful, especially all the colors blended into the water.
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