Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in full Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson of Aldworth and Freshwater, (born August 6, 1809, Somersby, Lincolnshire, England—died October 6, 1892, Aldworth, Surrey), English poet often regarded as the chief representative of the Victorian age in poetry. He was raised to the peerage in 1884. Tennyson was the fourth of 12 children, born into an old Lincolnshire family ...
Waterhouse vond de inspiratie voor zijn schilderij The Lady of Shalott in het gelijknamige, op de Arthurlegende gebaseerde gedicht van Lord Alfred Tennyson uit 1833. Het verhaalt van een jonge vrouw die door een vloek gevangen wordt gehouden in een toren op een eiland, waar ze de tijd doodt met weven.
The Lady of Shalott (1888), one of John William Waterhouse's best-known paintings, illustrates the tragic conclusion of Alfred Tennyson’s 1832 poem The Lady of Shallot. Tennyson’s poem retells a medieval Arthurian legend about Elaine of Astolat, who died of unrequited love for Sir Lancelot.
John William Waterhouse's The Lady of Shalott, 1888 (Tate Gallery, London). This is one of Waterhouse's most famous paintings. A study of Elaine of Astolat, who dies of grief when Lancelot will not love her. The Lady of Shalott is a Victorian poem by the English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
13/03/2021 · The plan was referred to by Alfred Waterhouse in the creation of the Natural History Museum, London. In 1864 Francis Fowke, the architect who designed the Royal Albert Hall and parts of the Victoria and Albert Museum, won a competition to design the Natural History Museum.
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