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The Moon by situo The Moon by situo
Illustration:

The Moon

The moon was but a chin of gold
A night or two ago,
And now she turns her perfect face
Upon the world below.

Her forehead is of amplest blond;
Her cheek like beryl stone;
Her eye unto the summer dew
The likest I have known.

Her lips of amber never part;
But what must be the smile
Upon her friend she could bestow
Were such her silver will!

And what a privilege to be
But the remotest star!
For certainly her way might pass
Beside your twinkling door.
Her bonnet is the firmament,
The universe her shoe,
The stars the trinkets at her belt,
Her dimities of blue.

~Emily Dickinson

11"x15"

Watercolor and acrylic

part of a series :)


btw, does anyone know what this "open format" category is for portraits?

Edit: I really need to stop messing with my paintings after they're posted on DA

haha and that lovely streak of blue is the glare from the window...though I would love to go back and put the blue in paint...
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Bella-Dolyna Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
Nice, I love it! You did an awsome work! The moon is perfect!
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Nox-666 Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2013
can i have your permission of using this drawing for a youtube's clip ? with proper acknowledgement of the owner of course .
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Girl1997Anime Featured By Owner May 23, 2013
Hello, I have made a song about the moon and I would like to use this beautiful picture in my music video. (with credit of course) May I do that?
(BTW, it is just amateurisch singing)
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FaatKitty Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This really is very beautiful,
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onlydreams13 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2010  Student Photographer
awsome!
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wintersmagic Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your beautiful work has been featured:[link]
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EVAVESTER Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2010
Awesome and beautiful!!!:heart:
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situo Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2010
thanks!
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EVAVESTER Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2010
Welcome!!!:hug:
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Cunegonda Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2010
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