Gerardo Gomes
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"The Lament For Icarus" (Herbert James Draper, 1898).

The Lament for Icarus -Herbert James Draper 1898 -Located: Tate Britain, London This painting shows the now dead Icarus surrounded by nymphs as the lament his death. Here Icarus is portrayed with massive wings which are both fully intact.

“Saint Anthony said, in his solitude, he sometimes encountered devils who looked like angels, and other times he found angels who looked like devils. When asked how he could tell the difference, the saint said that you can only tell which is which by the way you feel after the creature has left your company.” ― Elizabeth Gilber

art of the beautiful-grotesque: Jugend : Various Artists. This is Icarus, falling after he got too close to the sun. His wings melted apart.