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Paul Delaroche – The Execution of Lady Jane Grey (animated)

May 28, 2010

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Paul Delaroche’s “The Execution of Lady Jane Gray” (year)

Current Location: The National Gallery, London

FACT OF THE DAY: You can’t wear white before Memorial Day or after Labor Day…or you’ll be executed by the fashion police.

Tags: Delaroche, Paul, Lady Jane Grey, Execution, The Fashion Police where very serious back in the day, Renaissance, Protestants vs Catholics, White was a such a bad choice for a beheading, blood stains everything, someone’s gonna need some bleach, why is the executioner wearing such prissy tights? Realism, Art Kicks Ass by Bradley Werner, famous art, masterpieces, artists, painter,

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  1. May 30, 2010 7:08 pm

    Maybe it would be great to wear all black then instead of white.
    I love this piece of art I want to put it in my collection of note cards.

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