Artwork Description

inspired by the poem by Pablo Neruda.

With chaste heart, and pure
eyes
I celebrate you, my beauty,
restraining my blood
so that the line
surges and follows
your contour,
and you bed yourself in my verse,
as in woodland, or wave-spume:
earth’s perfume,
sea’s music.
Nakedly beautiful,
whether it is your feet, arching
at a primal touch
of sound or breeze,
or your ears,
tiny spiral shells
from the splendour of America’s oceans.
Your breasts also,
of equal fullness, overflowing
with the living light
and, yes,
winged
your eyelids of silken corn
that disclose
or enclose
the deep twin landscapes of your eyes.
The line of your back
separating you
falls away into paler regions
then surges
to the smooth hemispheres
of an apple,
and goes splitting
your loveliness
into two pillars
of burnt gold, pure alabaster,
to be lost in the twin clusters of your feet,
from which, once more, lifts and takes fire
the double tree of


Keywords: erotic, femine, sunburn, nude, woman, body

nake sunburn beauty painting rebecca lam

Nake Sunburn Beauty

$1,640
Original acrylic painting by Rebecca Lam
Materials
acrylic and hints of oil pastel on heavy 200gsm paper
Size
W:90cm x H:60cm x D:0.2cm
signed by artist on front
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    • Artwork Description

      inspired by the poem by Pablo Neruda.

      With chaste heart, and pure
      eyes
      I celebrate you, my beauty,
      restraining my blood
      so that the line
      surges and follows
      your contour,
      and you bed yourself in my verse,
      as in woodland, or wave-spume:
      earth’s perfume,
      sea’s music.
      Nakedly beautiful,
      whether it is your feet, arching
      at a primal touch
      of sound or breeze,
      or your ears,
      tiny spiral shells
      from the splendour of America’s oceans.
      Your breasts also,
      of equal fullness, overflowing
      with the living light
      and, yes,
      winged
      your eyelids of silken corn
      that disclose
      or enclose
      the deep twin landscapes of your eyes.
      The line of your back
      separating you
      falls away into paler regions
      then surges
      to the smooth hemispheres
      of an apple,
      and goes splitting
      your loveliness
      into two pillars
      of burnt gold, pure alabaster,
      to be lost in the twin clusters of your feet,
      from which, once more, lifts and takes fire
      the double tree of


      Keywords: erotic, femine, sunburn, nude, woman, body

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