Monthly Archives: September 2020

Wandering in Woodacre – 22 September 2020: Autumn

Greeting Autumn Below – “Georgia O’Keeffe: “Autumn Leaves” Art for Autumn – Vincent van Gogh: “Autumn Landscape” A Poem for Autumn “To Autumn” by John Keats Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun; Conspiring with … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 21 September 2020

Bidding Farewell To Summer Below – Sherry Xiaohong Chen: “The End of Summer” Art for the End of Summer – Tanja Vetter: “End of summer III” Musings at the End of Summer: Sarah Helen Whitman “When summer gathers up her … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 20 September 2020

Contemporary British Art – Alison Chaplin Below – “in this shady grove”; “winter drama”; “Shadow Play”; “High Beach Pond”; “dreamy forest”; “…’tis a world indeed, Where skies beneath us shine.” This Date in Literary History: Born 20 September 1878 – … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 19 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 19 September 1927 – Michael Ancher, a Danish painter. Below – “A stroll on the beach”; “Skagen girl, Maren Sofie, knitting”; “Beach scene”; “Two Fishermen by a boat”; “The red lifeboat on its way … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 18 September 2020

Contemporary Greek Art – Antigoni Tziora Below – “La Vie Est belle”; “Conversation”; “The Softer Side”; “The Song Within”; “Infinite”; “Modern Venus.” Musings in Summer: Robinson Jeffers “It is only a little planet, but how beautiful it is.” Below – … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 17 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 17 September 1925 – Carl Eytel, a German-American painter and illustrator. Below – “Desert near Palm Springs”; “A Rio Grande pueblo”; “California landscape”; “Desert landscape”; “Cliffs at Sunset.” This Date in Literary History: Born … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 16 September 2020

Contemporary British Art – Robert Owen Bloomfield Below – “Thora”; “Immaculata”; “Hypatia”; “Nyx”; “Kazuki”; “still peaks.” This Date in Literary History: Born 16 September 1925 – John Knowles, an award-winning American novelist and author of “A Separate Peace.” Some quotes … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 15 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 15 September 1942 – Ksenia Milicevic, a French painter. Below – “Silence de midi”; “Azur attendri d’octobre pâle et pur”; “Le voyage d’hiver”; “Celui qui vient après”; “The wine of memory”; “Good morning blues.” … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 14 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 14 September 1883 – Richard Gerstl, an Austrian painter and illustrator. Below – “Railway to the Kahlenberg”; “Seated Woman in Green dress”; “Portrait of Henryka Cohn”; “Portrait of a seated man”; “Schonberg Family”; “Semi-nude … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 13 September 2020

Contemporary Hungarian Art. – Peter Zelei Below (photographs) – “Unbearable birdsong III”; “Vilhelm’s Dream III”; “Medea”; “Pictures at an Exhibition”; “Narcissa”; “Sky Mirror.” This Date in Literary History: Died 13 September 1928 – Italo Svevo, an Italian writer, playwright, and … Continue reading

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