7 Gloomy and Beautiful Paintings by John Atkinson Grimshaw

John Atkinson Grimshaw(1836-1893) was an English Victorian-era artist now best-known for his nocturnal scenes of urban landscapes. Enjoy theses gloomy nightscapes.

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Orestes Pursued by the Furies (1921) by John Singer Sargent

Also known as “Orestes Pursued by the Furies”. He murdered his mother as revenge for her killing his father. The Furies personify the anger of the dead.

Orestes Pursued by the Furies (1921) by John Singer Sargent

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