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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 24, 2010


Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 24, 2010

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Portrait of Charles Trelawny, Esq.,
Master of the Dartmoor Hunt
By Sir Francis Grant
19th Century

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

select
spot
snort

This week, we celebrate the birthday of Scottish painter and portrait artist Sir Francis Grant, who was born on January 18, 1803.

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

Above:
Head of a Horse
By Sir Francis Grant
19th Century
Below:
The Council of the Royal Academy
Selecting Pictures for the Exhibition
By Sir Francis Grant
19th century


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