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It's Possible

“With very great paintings it’s possible to know them deeply, inhabit them almost.”

—Donna Tartt

Christina’s World by Andrew Wyeth, 1948.

Creativity

It's You


I wish I could take you close;
Hold you in my arms.
I would whisper 
That you're better than other girls.

When it shines, I just want you. 201 more words

Christina's World

This was a welcomed zero-mile day during the Appalachian Trail Conference. After 3 grueling days afoot, we slept in and had a pleasant ride along the Maine coast. 260 more words

a small wyeth article

Christina’s World was painted by Andrew Wyeth in 1948.  She hangs at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The museum lists their… 1,248 more words

History

She's Real

Did you know the woman in this painting was a real person? I didn’t. I saw the painting Christina’s World by Andrew Wyeth when I visited the Museum of Modern Art in New York. 203 more words

Art

Christina's World

Through valid struggle,
promise harboring burden–
there’s no place like home.
John Biscello

Book Pairing: A Piece of the World & Cellardoor Queen Anne's Lace White

A Piece of the World – Christina Baker Kline. New York: Harper Collins, 2017.

American art critics fall into two camps regarding Andrew Wyeth: Those who dismiss his work, calling him a mere illustrator, and those who regard him as a virtuoso of modern realism. 700 more words