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Portraits: Arya Stark

The long face and disheveled clothing says Arya, but it was the girl’s expression that really made me think of the younger Stark daughter.  She is sad, shocked and lost, but she is not weepy.  There’s a certain resoluteness behind her trauma.

Orphan Girl Seated in a Cemetery (1824)
Eugène Delacroix
French (born Charenton 1798 – 1863 died Paris)
oil on canvas
Musée Du Louvre, Paris


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