Fine Art Note Cards: Autumn Stream by Franklin de Haven


Trees are sanctuaries.
Whoever knows how to speak to them,
whoever knows how to listen to them,
can learn the truth.
They do not preach learning and precepts,
they preach, undeterred by particulars,
the ancient law of life.
Herman Hesse

A ready-to-print fine art note card featuring a landscape painting by American artist Franklin de Haven (1856 - 1934), titled "Autumn Stream," painted roughly around 1918. You can download the high-res 6" x 4" @ 300 ppi JPEG without a watermark here.

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Vintage Poem for Scrapbooking, Card Making or Graphic Design: Back to the Farm (Part 4 of 4)


Part 4 (of 4) of a poem by Martha Gilbert Dickinson Bianchi called "Back to the Farm" and illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.

Out in the dews with the spider at his shuttle --
In that half-dreaming hour that awakes the whippoorwill
And sets the nighthawk darting sinister and subtle,
F'er the full moon complacent loiters o'er the hill.

Back to the farm!
With the friendly brute for neighbor,
Where youth and Nature beckon, the tryst who would not keep?
Back to the luxury of rest that follows labor,
Back to the primal joys of hunger and of sleep!

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Vintage Poem for Scrapbooking, Card Making or Graphic Design: Back to the Farm (Part 3 of 4)


Part 3 (of 4) of a poem by Martha Gilbert Dickinson Bianchi called "Back to the Farm" and illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.

Off to the wood lot where brier bloom runs riot
And wary forest creature no hunter's snare deceives,
Virgin growth beguiling the solemn-hearted quiet
With songs of winter fires a-ripple through the leaves.

Up to the bars in the twilight's soft reaction --
Winding through the ferny lane to barns of stooping eaves
Welcoming at nightfall to simple satisfaction,
When the reeling swallow her dusky pattern weaves.

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Vintage Poem for Scrapbooking, Card Making or Graphic Design: Back to the Farm (Part 2 of 4)


Part 2 (of 4) of a poem by Martha Gilbert Dickinson Bianchi called "Back to the Farm" and illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.

Down in the hayfield where scythes glint through the clover;
Lusty blood a-throbbing in the splendor of the noon --
Lying 'neath the haycocks as castling clouds pass over,
Hearing insect lovers a-piping out of tune.

Caught in the spell of old kitchen-garden savors --
With luscious lines retreating to hills of musky corn,
And clambering grapes that spill their clustering flavors --
Each in fragrant season filling Plenty's golden horn.

You can download the free high-res 5" x 7" @ 300 ppi JPEG of the illustration above for scrapbooking, card making or graphic design projects here.

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All digitized poems and digital scans by FieldandGarden.com are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Please cite FieldandGarden.com as your source when using this work and/or provide a link back to this page.