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I want to paint this. The color scheme is interesting.
Walt Whitman by Akira Beard
portrait in red tones
Artist Akira Beard. Love the use of red in this.
Walt Whitman with his barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world
Walt Whitman - Noiseless Patient Spider is one of my favorite poems in this book.
'Resist much. Obey little'. Walt Whitman (1819-1892)
i12bent: Whitman always revised, revised, revised Leaves of Grass Via The Trent Collection of Whitmaniana, 1841-1947
Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.
Walt Whitman - "Put your ear down by your heart and listen hard."
Ahhh! the words of Walt Whitman.
Walt Whitman, 1878. This was one of my favorite poets early on.
"Re-examine all you have been told at school or church or in any book. Dismiss whatever insults your soul. " --Walt Whitman
Portrait of Walt Whitman with butterfly, 1877 - by Catherine Turcich-Kealey “Not for a moment, beautiful aged Walt Whitman, have I failed to see your beard full of butterflies.” - Federico Garcia Lorca
Careto de Ousilhão (Tras os Montes) Bragança by carlos gonzález ximénez, via Flickr