Image: View of the Church (here)
The beauty of Autumn is in the anticipated change of visual rapport of man to nature.
It alleviates the extremes of sweaty Summer on two fronts.The reduction
progressively of the warmth of the weather to the progressive change of the
visual greenery to the copper brown
The beauty of Van Gogh is also on two physical aspects that impact hard on the
consciousness. They are the wavy lines and also the tendency to fill the whole of the
canvas with such a wavy spectacle.Lesser known or otherwise, this masterpiece
can immediately be recognized as that of the old master's on account of the
The other that leaves imprints on the mind is the signature facet of the
sunflower as a subject. Van Gogh perhaps wants to maintain the adherence
to hues of yellow,orange and gold apparent in the above masterpiece and
in many others. The yellow tallies also to that of the sunflowers' colors.
Van Gogh's still life of sunflowers is a stimulant to the art scene
most profoundly accepted.
Image: Three Sunflowers (here)
Strokes from a master's
hand to relinquish burden
of talents bestowed
For Bjorn's hosting at d'Verse - Haibun Monday #3 and
Kerry's The Tuesday Platform at Real Toads