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Isobel Lilian Gloag, The Kiss of the Enchantress or The Knight and the Mermaid

1890 Technique: Watercolor, 62 x 32 cm A mesmerizing watercolor painting depicting a magical embrace between a woman with the ta.

No collection of Art work devoted to the Legends of King Arthur would be complete without a damsel in distress or a villainous scoundrel like Mordred performing an abduction, making treacherous alliances and doing foul deeds.

King Arthur and Sir Lancelot. From King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table: Paintings of the Arthurian legends by Howard David Johnson.

The Holy Grail functions as a test of character (motif H1550 "tests of character") by only appearing or functioning for those who are deemed worthy. Similar examples can be found in both the Celtic and Sarmatian legends as the Nartyamonga and the Cauldron of Annwn only feeds those deemed the bravest.

The Holy Grail functions as a test of character (motif H1550 "tests of character") by only appearing or functioning for those who are deemed worthy. Similar examples can be found in both the Celtic and Sarmatian legends as the Nartyamonga and the Cauldron of Annwn only feeds those deemed the bravest.

"Lancelot Arms Himself in Guinevere's Chamber" by Lancelot Speed.  "But still the knights cried mightily without the door, 'Traitor, come forth.'"]

"Lancelot Arms Himself in Guinevere's Chamber" by Lancelot Speed. "But still the knights cried mightily without the door, 'Traitor, come forth.

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The repition of the word "ass" (by mostly Bottom) conveys the idea that Bottom is unaware he is an ass, while the audience and the remainder of the characters do. This compels a theme of the play, the bottomless ignorance of man.

Edmund Dulac - 'Prospero - ''And deeper than did ever plummet sound, I'll drown by book''' from ''The Tempest'' (1908)

Edmund Dulac - 'Prospero - ''And deeper than did ever plummet sound, I'll drown by book''' from ''The Tempest'' (1908)

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fantasy helmet - Поиск в Google

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