Category Archives: Fantasy

The Lady of Shalott — Tennyson’s poem set to music by Loreena McKennitt

Originally posted on twomcdonaldroad:
There are many Lady of Shalott paintings.   It was a favorite subject of Pre-Raphaelite painters inspired by Tennyson’s poem.   Here is a beautiful music setting with words of the poem. ? ? ?

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“Spirit of the Night” — John Atkinson Grimshaw (1879)


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“The Great Red Dragon and the Woman Clothed with Sun” — William Blake (1805)

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