Model Madeline Stone reading in library wearing a smoky blue Colette Blouse by alice nightingale, Brisbane, Australia. Photograph by Selby Photography.
This hand made smokey blue blouse features romantic frill, soft puff sleeves and lovely pearl buttons.
On Shipboard. Émile Vernon (French, 1872-1919). Oil on canvas.
A young woman on shipboard puts down the book she had been reading and pleasantly pays attention, while holding her hat in the wind, to the person who has come to see her and likely has brought the yellow rose.
The Reading Girl (1896). A. C. W. Duncan. Oil on canvas. Collection: South Ayrshire Council. Rozelle House Galleries.
The girl perhaps is reading Duncan’s poetry. Duncan, a lesser-known British artist was also a poet. A collection of his poems is found in An Artist’s Poems, A.C.W. Duncan. Edinburgh: William Hodge & Co., 1933.