RESERVED for Laveta: The Blossom by John Donne, original watercolor and calligraphy, excerpt, 16x16 in square

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An excerpt from one of my favorite writers, John Donne, and his poem about the fleeting but electrified nature of life. Interpreted in watercolor of indigo, lunar blue and payne's grey and calligraphy.

The lines start out:
"Little think'st thou, poor flower,
Whom I have watched six or seven days,
And seen thy birth, and seen what every hour
Gave to thy growth, thee to this height to raise,
And now dost laugh and triumph on this bough,
Little think'st thou
That is will freeze anon, and that I shall
Tomorrow find thee fall'n or not at all."

Painted on heavyweight 140 lb Fabriano watercolor paper and signed by the artist, Jocelyn Boblink, ready to ship rolled and protected in a tube; if you require a certificate of authenticity, please let us know in a note with your order. We'd be happy to help.


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