Paula Modersohn-Becker (German, 1876 - 1907)
Sitting girl with straw hat and child in her lap (Sitzendes Mädchen mit Strohhut und Kind auf dem Schoß), N/D
Akbar Padamsee (Indian, b. 1928), Prophet I, 1952. Oil on board 90 x 58.2 cm.
I think of mythology as the homeland of the muses, the inspirers of art, the inspirers of poetry. To see life as a poem and yourself participating in a poem is what the myth does for you.
—Joseph Campbell, Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth with Bill Moyers (via theantidote)