Kate Greenaway - The Pied Piper of Hamelin, 1910
Spring has returned. The earth is like a child that knows poems.
Ivan Aivazovsky - Clouds above a sea calm, 1889
Edmund Dulac - The Garden of the Woman Learned in Magic
Mikhail Nesterov - Spring, 1922
Samuel Palmer (1805–1881)
The Villa d’Este at Tivoli from the Cypress Avenue
the Morgan Library
Hiroshima mon amour, 1959
Circle of Elizabeth Shippen Green (American 1871-1954). An Illustration for the Encouragement of Reading - circa 1900. Oil on canvas (loose). Apparently unsigned, the lower margin with faux scroll cartouche inscribed with a variation of the opening stanza of Emily Dickinson’s poem ‘There is no Frigate like a Book.’
There is no Frigate like a Book
To bear us leagues away:
Nor any Charger like a page
Of Prancing Poetry.