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Old 18-10-2016, 04:47   #211
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Mermaid by John William Waterhouse
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Ulysses and the Sirens by Herbert Draper
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Old 18-10-2016, 05:04   #213
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A Mermaid Mobbed By Seagulls by Giovanni Segantini.
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At Play In The Waves by Arnold Bocklin
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In The Sea by Arnold Bocklin
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Old 18-10-2016, 05:17   #216
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Sadko In The Underwater Realm by Ilya Repin
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The Naiads by Gioacchino Pagliei
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The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli
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The Return Of Neptune by John Copely
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Bathing Nymphs by Hans Dahl
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Frolicking, Unknown
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Mermaids, Unknown
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While I've spent days wandering the Louvre and admiring Turners at the National Gallery and at the Metropolitan, my favorite water-themed picture has always been the Kanagawa wave:



While any originals of this image are priceless, I did manage to get one or two of his lesser known woodblocks in the 1970's before they became overpriced collector items.
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Kanagawa wave awesome!

Some of you might have noticed el Pinguino has a new avatar lately. Pretty cool sculpture near Cape Horn which I think is some kind of memorial. Maybe he can provide a better explaination. My spanish is not so great.
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Don't know the artist but like the image.
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