A kind of spin-off of my Strange Tears community at Livejournal, but dealing with 20th century art as well as that of the 19th century. Even some photography. You won't find any abstract art here though. There will be nudes though, so if you have a problem with that you've been warned.
Elihu Vedder (1836-1923), American Symbolist painter and poet. He studied in New York and Paris and eventually settled in Italy. He was considerably influenced by Blake and by the English Pre-Raphaelites.
Elihu Vedder, Soul in Bondage, 1891-92
Elihu Vedder, The Cup of Death
Elihu Vedder, Minerva, 1896 (mosaic at the Library of Congress)
Elihu Vedder, The Sorrowing Soul between Doubt and Faith, 1887