Umberto Bottazzi, stained glass window for Casina delle Civette, Rome, 1912
Of the 711 posts published on Animalarium up to now, this one has been the most visited by far.
So, back by popular demand, we present a new dazzling selection of Art Nouveau's favourite bird
interpreted by some of the movement's most significant artists. Enjoy!
James MacNeil Whistler, shutters of The Peacock Room, 1876-7
Aubrey Beardsley, from La Morte d'Arthur, 1893
two works by Camille Martin, 1894-96
Walter Crane, Fig and Peacock wallpaper, 1895
M. P. Verneuil, 1897
Jan Preisler, 1902, thanks to Peacock's Garden
Jacques Gruber, detail of Véranda de la Salle, 1904
Joseph Janin, stained glass for Villa Bergeret, Nancy, 1905
Jerzy Hulewicz, cover of Polish magazine, 1917, thanks to 50 Watts