Mermaid Muses

Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2008.

Study of a Naiad(1904-1905) by John William Waterhouse.

Vogue March 1999, Jean Paul Gaultier Mermaid Dress.

Whether its the mystery or the whimsy, the mermaid seems to constantly have a hold. It’s great to see many incarnations in so many ways.

Paul Delvaux, Village of the Mermaid (1942).

Whether sideshow oddity or fantasy dream, there’s one thing for sure: it’s a lot of fun being one. One last daydream to end the day!


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6 Comments Add yours

  1. Diamond says:

    Mermaids are beautiful! I love them! This is amazing!

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  2. I love your page and this post!!!!!!!!

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    1. Thanks so much! Love your site too.

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  3. Must be Dulac in the second-to-last image . . . an illustrator I’d think has *much* in common with your blog’s POV! Mermaids: what fun imagery. I haven’t ‘done’ a mermaid yet, but I did post a sea sprite not too long ago:
    http://kiwsparks.wordpress.com/2011/09/22/maybe-i-did-hear-you-the-first-time/
    Kathryn

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    1. Good eye! Dulac it is!

      Love the colours in your post! Fantastic! Can’t wait for more 🙂

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  4. Check out my thread ”It’s a Swim! Pet Shop Boys and mermaids at http://www.petshopboys-forum.com

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