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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, November 23rd, 2009

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, November 23rd, 2009


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A Young Woman and Her Little Boy

By Agnolo Bronzino

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


vain (or vane)

veil (or vail)

very


This week, we celebrate the birthday of Italian Mannerist painter and portrait artist Agnolo Bronzino,who was born on November 17, 1503.


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


Above:

Portrait of a Young Man

By Agnolo Bronzino

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Below:

Portrait of an Elderly Lady

By Agnolo Bronzino

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2 comments:

  1. Hi Linda,

    I'm a bit late on posting for simply snicker's but it's up on my site if you want to check it out:
    http://writeinmotion.blogspot.com/

    Thanks for the inspiration.

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