Week Three: Paintings and Poetry No.3: On Seeing Pet Canary

Source: A Painting A Day, Facebook group   Title: Pet Canary Painter: Sophie Anderson (1823-1903) She smiles unreservedly and in modesty Their visages contrast greatly on the face of it Her divine image like the sun through the window Shines on the quick witted and farsighted bird The curtain, the veil of the green Nature where the… Read More Week Three: Paintings and Poetry No.3: On Seeing Pet Canary

Week Twenty-Six: Paintings and Poetry No.26: Attack On A Group of Travellers by Phillips Wouwerman

The strife in a frame captured The terrain uncertain they ride Which way to go they tilt Side to side on the ground The branches route a way Pointing out real pathways Not just one airy dream In the lightning of scene © Zubyre Parvez 2017 All Rights Reserved If you enjoyed this post, please… Read More Week Twenty-Six: Paintings and Poetry No.26: Attack On A Group of Travellers by Phillips Wouwerman

Week Two: Paintings and Poetry No.2: On Seeing Jeune femme en tenue de soiree assise pres dun bonquet dhortensias

Source: A Painting A Day, Facebook Group Jeune femme en tenue de soiree assise pres dun bouquet dhortensias (-1896) By : Jules Louis Machard (1839-1900) French Oil On Canvas, 127.6 x 93.3 cm Flowers upon flowers upon flowers! Lady, dress and flowers The chair arm for elbow and shoulder Framed by flowers decked The lilac hue… Read More Week Two: Paintings and Poetry No.2: On Seeing Jeune femme en tenue de soiree assise pres dun bonquet dhortensias

Week One: Paintings and Poetry No.1: On Seeing Almehs Playing Chess in a Cafe

Source: A Painting A Day, Facebook group Almehs playing Chess in a Café (1870) French painter, draftsman & sculptor Oil on canvas, 55 x 65.5 cm By : Jean Leon Gerome (1824-1904) The two women play chess in the lightness of pastel hues One woman grips her knee As the warriors brave war curtsey for the… Read More Week One: Paintings and Poetry No.1: On Seeing Almehs Playing Chess in a Cafe