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
Teary eyed and sentimental bespeaks depth There is a smile in her heart a tender jest Was it the painters smile she harboured Did he paint them as they were together?
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
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
The forgetful goldfish in water Are likened to the clear visage Of gentle emotion round as bowl The girl’s smile is wistful, out at sea © Zubyre Parvez 2017 All Rights Reserved If you enjoyed this post, please share with colleagues, friends and family.
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)
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.