Sunday, March 20, 2011

Rainy Day Reading

Peter Singer's interview in the WSJ Mega Banks and the Next Financial Crisis

Little Augury for lovely lavender and Winterhalter portraits

It's About Time for portraits by French Neoclassical painter Adelaide Labille Guiard and lots more amazing art

and this story about how the most infamous mistress in China filled her bank account with billions as the men who made her rich languish in jail.
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Couture Carrie said...

Gorgeous portrait!
Awesome links, darling!


Sydney Shop Girl said...

I love it! High art and treacherous revenge in the one post. Helping my Monday along nicely.

SSG xxx

Sydney Shop Girl blog

Jill said...

I'm off to read about the Chinese mistress! What the hell have I been doing wrong all of these years!?!

Christina @ Fashion's Most Wanted said...

I always learn something when I visit Little Augury.

I'm off to read the Chinese mistress piece too.

Re your comments earlier - you should come to England! xx

Barbara said...

Thank you very much for the mention here! Barbara

David Toms said...

Winterhalter has always been a favourite!

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