Week Eleven: Paintings and Poetry No.11: Early Morning in the Wilderness of Shur, Egypt by Frederick Goodall

Source: http://fineartamerica.com/products/early-morning-in-the-wilderness-of-shur-frederick-goodall-greeting-card.html The Egyptian heat Mountains in pastel-like shades of Pink like youthful horizons The clouds are a collection of mountains The mountain camel is perched on A man raises his hand to the crowd Leather under soles to his feet One man laying on his side The gathering of some apex The camels heads point… Read More Week Eleven: Paintings and Poetry No.11: Early Morning in the Wilderness of Shur, Egypt by Frederick Goodall

Week Eight: Paintings and Poetry No.8: Charity by Anthony Van Dyck

Dyck shows her looking heavenwards because true charity combines love of one’s neighbour with love of God. – National Gallery The child looks with eyes of understanding At his mischievous brother as if his eyes were from beyond the background of the sky The woman gazes heavenward There is the cloud above her brow ©… Read More Week Eight: Paintings and Poetry No.8: Charity by Anthony Van Dyck

Week Seven: Paintings and Poetry No.7: The Dream of Saint Helena by Veronese

Did her vision keep her awake Or is she asleep? The auspicious vision Brought into the muddy earth Her garment golden A thoughtful painting of vision If you enjoyed this post, please share with colleagues, friends and family. © Zubyre Parvez 2016 All Rights Reserved WRITER BIO: Zubyre Parvez (BA hons) studied English Literature at… Read More Week Seven: Paintings and Poetry No.7: The Dream of Saint Helena by Veronese

Week Four: Paintings and Poetry No.4: On Seeing Saint George and The Dragon by Jacopo Tintoretto (1518-1594)

Saint George and the Dragon by Jacopo Tintoretto (1518-1594) The etheral swirl of colour Saint Goerge dressed in pink riding a white horse A lance pierces the dragon A palace stretches out the dimensions Toward the sea There is high water in the scene A deity in the sky A lady drifts away at an… Read More Week Four: Paintings and Poetry No.4: On Seeing Saint George and The Dragon by Jacopo Tintoretto (1518-1594)