The painting is by Gustav Klimt, "Adele Bloch-Bauer I" (1907).
Here's the text alone:
the use of goldShe doesn't look happy, nor healthy with all that gold, does she? Poor Adele.
is no replacement for
our time would have been
better spent laughing
The Poetry Friday Round-Up for today is taking place at No Water River. Stop by and say hello to Renee!
Glad you pulled this one out of your files! Fits perfectly with the artwork, or without!ReplyDelete
Lovely poem! Thank you for sharing it with us today. =)ReplyDelete
Wonderful, Diane! I always love your ekphrastic offerings. :0)ReplyDelete
Thanks, everyone. Ekphrasis is addictive! And, with so much art available through the internet, you can never run out of inspiration pieces!ReplyDelete
Nice. I ADORE the way you find/pick the perfect art!ReplyDelete
Work is awesome.ReplyDelete