I have been working on a draft introduction to the collection of the up and coming ebook entitled Paintings and Poetry by Zubyre Parvez. Thank you for purchasing Paintings and Poetry. This project came out of an afternoon trip to the National Gallery in London. Paintings are poetry, and poetry is painting. Therefore, in comprehending… Read More Introduction to Paintings and Poetry Ebook
Two Corners There is a movement from earthly to heavenly The scene becomes filled with more light More exquisite grows the scene as you look Across and enlarge your understanding © Zubyre Parvez 2017 All Rights Reserved If you enjoyed this post, please share with colleagues, friends and family.
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
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
She bakes the bread square and straight Under the mantelpiece a framework Her long skirts designed for work Her strong duty runs like clockwork © Zubyre Parvez 2017 All Rights Reserved If you enjoyed this post, please share with colleagues, friends and family.
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
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Source: http://www.lafrimeuse.com/en/its-book-the-review-of-history-of-art-e-h-gombrich/ I read this seminal text on the art world, it’s a classic in it’s genre. People who have gone on to become art gallery directors have been inspired by it’s depth of insight, breadth of knowledge, flair and everything else contained within it’s pages. Paintings are a…
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