This photo stream by Julicious on Flickr makes me swoon.
Lucienne Day - a female textile artist
Dusty Anderson c. 1945
Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988, Milan, Italy) - Fornasetti Original Tema e Variazioni Plates designed by Piero Fornasetti, an artist from Milan, Italy. The face is that of nineteenth century operatic soprano Lina Cavalieri whose face he reproduced over 500 times in his life’s work series Tema e Variazioni (Themes and Variations).