Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Lusting Sea Sirens

Many tales of the sea contain visions of beautiful sea sirens,
impossible to resist. Odysseus had himself tied to his ship's
mast so that he could hear their song. Luckily, viewing
the sirens below will not require such preparations.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti-Ligeia Siren 1873

William Adolphe Bouguereau-L'étoile Perdue

William Adolphe Bouguereau-The Wave

Gustave Dore-Andromeda

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