Sunday, March 9, 2014

because mermaids make everything better

Arthur Rackham, Midsummer Night's Dream
lHans Christian Andersen, Little Mermaid
Frank Cheyne Papé
Victor Nizovtsev, Mermaid
John William Waterhouse, A Mermaid
Warwick Goble
William Holbrook Beard
Victor Bauer
all images via Tumblr

A Man Young And Old:  III.  The Mermaid

A mermaid found a swimming lad,
Picked him for her own,
Pressed her body to his body,
Laughed; and plunging down
Forgot in cruel happiness
That even lovers drown.

--William Butler Yeats

1 comment:

  1. so none of these are Cher so that sucks and you failed. Soon I will make you watch Mermaids.