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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, October 18th, 2009

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, October 18th, 2009


Portrait of a Lady in Yellow

By Alesso Baldovinetti


This week, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:




This week, we celebrate the birthday of Italian Renaissance painter Alesso Baldovinetti, who was born on October 14, 1425.

To honor this artist SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of this artist’s work to accompany this week’s prompt.



By Alesso Baldovinetti

15th Century


The Annunciation

By Alesso Baldovinetti

15th Century

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