Herbert James Draper (English, 1863-1920)
The Lament for Icarus, 1898
A fallen Icarus is lamented by sea nymphs. His wings are like the Bird of Paradise. The preparatory drawing lacks the drapery that happened to land just so as Icarus hurtled from the sky. The painting won the gold medal at the Exposition Universelle of Paris in 1900.
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