Just Because: Winslow Homer, The Country School

Screen Shot 2012-12-14 at 4.48.12 PM

I was about to finish writing another post for today, but the news on the radio has distracted and saddened me.

So, instead of a lip balm review (maybe tomorrow), here’s a painting by one of my favorite artists, with a wish for more American children to be kept innocent and safe in their daily lives, and a prayer for those who were killed in Connecticut today.

Image: Winslow Homer, The Country School, 1871, St. Louis Art Museum.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s