Pictures by J.W. Waterhouse


La Belle Dame Sans Merci

Date: 1893
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size: 112 x 81 cm
Location: Hessisches Landesmuseum, Darmstadt, Germany

This painting is based on La Belle Dame Sans Merci by John Keats.

It illustrates the lines:

She took me to her elfin grot,
And there she gaz'd and sighed deep,
And there I shut her wild sad eyes - 
So kiss'd to sleep.

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