Thursday, December 29, 2011

Mucha - La Peinture

Mucha: Muse de La Peinture (1898)

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  1. Love the creativity of the peacock feather motif.

  2. Next time I see a real peacock I will take a closer look to spot the simularities...

  3. It's in the eye pattern inscribed in the crescent design above her head - the same pattern in a peacock feather.

  4. Mucha must have loved peacocks! Or he lived nearby a peacock farm. Or it's an art-nouveau style thing. Or maybe it's a secret code (like the freemasons).

  5. Rob, just out of curiosity, I checked to see if Mucha was a freemason. I did not know that he was the person responsible for restoring Czech Freemasonry.

    See also:

  6. OMG you're right! I really didn't know. Spooky stuff. I think we're onto something here...

  7. I think I'm going to have to start examining your Mucha postings more closely now.

    There was a second page linked off the first one in case you missed it:


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