Sunday, April 19, 2015

The Art of Reading...

Pietro Antonio Rotari - Girl with Book
"She felt a sudden desire for perilous adventures."
--W. Somerset Maugham, The Magician

10 comments:

  1. I love "perilous adventures" in books that I would never contemplate in real life!

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    1. Me, too! It's part of the joy of reading...going places I'd never go in real life.

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  2. What a gleam is in her eye! Great painting!

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    1. She does look like she's up to something, doesn't she? Makes me wonder what she's been reading!

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  3. She looks like she's just emerged from a long read and is full of ideas! Books contain the best adventures sometimes, don't they?

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    1. Thank you! And thanks for stopping by!

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  5. This is one of the best pairings of painting and quote you have come up with yet. I hope she is up to something spectacular!

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    1. Me too. (And thanks for the compliment.)

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