I first saw this painting in the Orsay in Paris and was attracted to it out of my love of knights and fairies and fantasy. At the time, I hadn’t yet read ASOIAF, but I recently looked through some old pictures and saw Loras immediately. He even shares almost the same title with the painting!
The Knight of the Flowers (before 1894)
Georges Antoine Rochegrosse
French (born 1859 – 1938 died)
oil on canvas
Musée d’Orsay, Paris