Saturday, November 29, 2008

Mark Senior - Who walkedst ...

[Who walkedst on the foaming deep / And calm amidst its rage didst sleep]
oil on canvas
1864 - 1927.


oliva said...

Does anyone know the history of this picture

Hermes said...

If I remember rightly it was painted to commemorate a naval tragedy in the first world war. Not sure if the painter had any relatives involved.