Edward Lear

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British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888)


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Highlights depicting views in Egypt by Edward Lear include An Arab Encampment in the Sinai, near Gebal Serbal, Egypt (estimate: $11,000-15,000) and his View of Philae at Sunset, Egypt, 1854/62 (estimate: $11,000-15,000 shown here),.
Christie's sale of Victorian and British Impressionist Art Including Drawings & Watercolours on 15 December 2010, in London, includes a strong group of 18 works on paper from the Property of a Gentleman - a treasure trove of depictions of Middle Eastern views and subjects by Edward Lear (1812-1888), William James Muller (1812-1845), David Roberts, R.
Poets include Robert Louis Stevenson, Vachel Lindsay, Christina Rossetti, Hilda Conkling, Edward Lear, Eugene Field, and more, including some treasured lesser known authors.
2) [Richard Ford], review of Fanny Kemble, A Year of Consolation, and Edward Lear, Illustrated Excursions in Italy, Quarterly Review 81 (June-September 1847): 464.
It says that the increasing popularity of limerick writing in the style of past masters like Edward Lear has led to a revival in simple, stylish, verse writing with an unusual bent that gets people thinking.
all the rollicking fun of children's classics by Lewis Caroll, Edward Lear, of Norman Lindsay's The Magic Pudding.
Lear; in the wake of Edward Lear in Italy; the story of a voyage to rediscover the ways of Edward Lear, artist and author, through his paintings, diaries and letters.
The Owl and the Pussycat written by Edward Lear illustrated by Stephane Jorisch Kids Can Press, 2007 978-1-55337-828-0 (hc) $18.
He cruised under sail with the specific goal of following in the wake of artist and nonsense poetry writer Edward Lear (1812-1888) The result is "After You Mr.
Neither Stuckey nor his attorney, Edward Lear, returned telephone calls.
Along the way he quotes other travelers, such as Benjamin Disraeli, Edward Lear, and Lord Byron, on Greek history.
While the origin of this popular form of poetry is unknown, Edward Lear (1812-1888) is widely recognized as the "father" of the limerick.
As for other precursors and influences: Kharms cites Gogol, Edward Lear, and Lewis Carroll, who could be considered nineteenth-century absurdists, and Velimir Khlebnikov, the great futurist poet (who once advocated raising "edible invisible creatures" in Soviet lakes, so that every lake will be a pot of soup already made, even if uncooked), among his favorite writers.
Work was this week completed on the new artwork, inspired by Knowsley poet Edward Lear and the town's history as a Viking settlement.
Edward Lear in Greece Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh