Monday, March 10, 2014

Worth a Thousand Words: The Goldfinch

Carel Fabritius, The Goldfinch, 1654
via Idle Speculations
This painting inspired the best selling novel The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Idle Speculations has an interesting piece about the painting, the novel, the artist, goldfinches trained in captivity in the 1600s, and a Scriptural reflection. Click through the link above to read it.

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