Thursday, February 27, 2014

“The world knows not”

Wind from the Sea
Andrew Wyeth, American , 1917-2009
Tempera on hardboard, 1947
National Gallery, Washington DC
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Every man has his secret sorrows, which the world knows not; and oftentimes we call a man cold when he is only sad.

—Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, American poet (1807-1882)

More images of this evocative painting by Andrew Wyeth:










Wind from the Sea
Andrew Wyeth, American , 1917-2009
Tempera on hardboard, 1947
National Gallery, Washington DC
Image ©2014 Quodlibet All rights reserved

Wind from the Sea
Andrew Wyeth, American , 1917-2009
Tempera on hardboard, 1947
National Gallery, Washington DC
Image ©2014 Quodlibet All rights reserved

Wind from the Sea
Andrew Wyeth, American , 1917-2009
Tempera on hardboard, 1947
National Gallery, Washington DC
Image ©2014 Quodlibet All rights reserved


Wind from the Sea (1947)
Tempera on hardboard
Andrew Wyeth, American painter, 1917-2009
National Gallery, Washington DC

Images ©2014 Quodlibet All rights reserved

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