Venetsianov Alex - The girl in a headscarf. 200 Russian painters
ORI GERSHT, HIDE AND SEEK BOATMAN, 2009 // I love this so much. It's brings about all the calm + peace I seek in art. Absolutely stunning.
A revolutionary thinker and writer, the 18th century wasn't ready for a radical like Mary Wollstonecraft. She gave up her governess job to become a writer, persuaded her sister to leave her abusive husband, tried to move in with a married man she was in love with - and his wife, had a child out of wedlock and when she did marry, lived in an adjoining house to her husband's.