shadesandshadows:

 Zola Sortie, 1898, oil on canvas by Henry de Groux, Belgian painter sculptor and lithographer, 1867-1930. 
  Political novelist Émile Zola was the center of public outrage he unleashed when he defended Jewish army captain, Alfred Dreyfus, who was falsely accused of  treason. The brutal realism of his novels assured Zola’s place in literary history. 
  DeGroux was one of the Belgian painters of his era and who best portrayed its tragic character.

shadesandshadows:

 Zola Sortie, 1898, oil on canvas by Henry de Groux, Belgian painter sculptor and lithographer, 1867-1930. 

  Political novelist Émile Zola was the center of public outrage he unleashed when he defended Jewish army captain, Alfred Dreyfus, who was falsely accused of  treason. The brutal realism of his novels assured Zola’s place in literary history. 

  DeGroux was one of the Belgian painters of his era and who best portrayed its tragic character.

drakontomalloi:

Fra Angelico - Beheading of Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, San Marco Altarpiece, detail. Between 1438 and 1440

drakontomalloi:

Fra Angelico - Beheading of Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, San Marco Altarpiece, detail. Between 1438 and 1440