Reading direction changes from right-to-left to left-to-right each line.
The colloquial three 'r's' of basic learning
1776; French; National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Oil on wood, Wellington Museum
French author, filmmaker.
Go up and down the alleys. 1907-1963
"at high noon at a small college near the beach, sober"
"Nothing is the same to anyone. Moscow is east of Nairobi"
"Under the hive-like dome the stooping haunted readers go up and down the alleys"
Old Lady: "Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, it's so nice to see such a large turnout this afternoon. And I'd like to start off by welcoming our guest speakers for this afternoon,... Mr Wadsworth..." Wordsworth: "Wordsworth!" Old Lady: "Sorry, Wordsworth... Mr John Koots, and Percy Bysshe." Shelley: "Shelley!" Old Lady: "Just a little one, medium dry, (a dwarf assistant pours her a sherry) and Alfred Lorde." Tennyson: "Tennyson." Old Lady: "Tennis ball!" Tennyson: "Son! Son!"
1898; oil on board; Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
1768/70, oil on canvas; private collection
1665, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin
1505, oil on panel; National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Directors, The Coen Brothers
American polymath and Founding Father
English essayist, poet and dramatist
English art critic & watercolorist
An annual music festival held simultaneously in Leeds and Reading. Held over the Bank Holiday weekend.
1980 - Best Spoken Word Album