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Paysage familier

La plaine est comme un océan, 
Comme un beau jardin sont les cieux ; 
Leur vide n’est point le néant, 
Il est peuplé de petits dieux.  66 more words

Sonnet

Quote of the Day

One only reads well that which one reads with some quite personal purpose. It may be to acquire some power. It can be out of hatred for the author.

Paul Valéry

Quote Of The Day

Dance and the Soul

“A cold eye would without difficulty see her as demented, this woman strangely uprooted, who wrests herself incessantly away from her own form, whilst her limbs — gone mad — seem to dispute earth and air; and her head, thrown back, trails on the ground her loosened hair; and one of her legs takes the place of that head; and her finger traces I know not what signs in the dust! 272 more words

“The purpose of psychology is to give us a completely different idea of the things we know best.”

Paul Valery

“VRS (PIANO FOCALE A SOGGETTO MOBILE)” THE SOLO EXHIBITION OF SILVIA HELL AT THE BRESCIA APLUSB GALLERY

It will be opened on 15th March 2014 in Brescia at the AplusB Contemporary Art Gallery at the 6:00 pm “VRS, Piano Focale a soggetto mobile” (meaning  “VRS, Focal plane with subject in motion”), the solo exhibition (running through 24th April 2014) of Silvia Hell – artist born in Bolzano who is based in Milan – inspired by the states of conscience as wakefulness, memory, dream, depicted by… 236 more words

Cross Fashion

Breuvage

Toile de Charles Voilemot

La vestale, au milieu des amphores sacrées,
Respire le parfum d’un petit vin léger ;
Les druides auprès d’elle aiment boire et songer, 91 more words

Sonnet

Paul Valery "Lettre à Madame C." (Claire Croiza) Signé par l'auteur


Paris, Éditions Grasset, 1928
in-8 broché avec 3 portraits de l’auteur
1 des 5 exemplaires sur Montval Blanc

A à E, celui-ci est E de la bibliothèque de Arthur Honegger… 11 more words

First Edition/permière édition