raindrops on bamboo shimmer in the sunlight little diamonds tumbling down sinewy shoots sucked up by the thirsty roots Image found on www.redbubble.com
Day: November 12, 2015
My husband bought me this painting by Dee Nickerson…
and it hangs above my desk so I can see it when I am working in my study. I love Dee Nickerson’s work. Many of her pictures remind me of good times with friends. She is from East Anglia: look out for her on the Internet.
A tanka inspired by the third painting lost in 1945
Klimt’s Jurisprudence Eumenides watch The condemned man’s punishment Psycho sexual power In a sea monster’s embrace Fuelled by female furies Image found on en.wikipedia.org
Another painting destroyed by the Nazis at Schloss Immendorf
Klimt’s Medicine Death Is a skeleton, A bony frame, In the river of life. … The river of life Is a mass of figures, Male and female, Nude. … Nude Is the woman Afloat in space, Newborn life At her feet. … At their feet, Is Hygeia, Snake coiled Around her arm, Cup of Lethe […]
I seem to be immersed in Klimt again!
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