This week’s cover challenge is for The Romantic Manifesto by Ayn Rand – a book of essays (plus one short story) about Ms Rand’s belief that the Romantic Period of Art is “the greatest achievement in art history.” We tried getting the book from the library to read but they don’t have a copy (it’s a good thing to have a relative in the library system – we can get mom’s sister to order one for the City!). So we had to settle with reading about it on Wikipedia and the Ayn Rand website (links below). Here’s what we did:
As promised here are links to to the sites I read for research:
Also, Please check out this link from a fellow blogger who discusses the Romantic Period in fashion terms. Very interesting!!
PS – you should follow this blog if you like fashion even one iota!!
Here are some additional covers:
Sponsored by Lucile de Godoy and DesleyJane. Go HERE for all the covers for last week’s challenge!
How fabulous – I love the image that you chose and adding the quote is a wonderful effect. I really like this. Thanks so much for joining.
Lovely use of Rackham.
Rackham is one of my fav illustrators!!
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There is something really special about his work which has not been captured before or since!