Painting a Woman Painter
© 2008 - Ben Heine
To See Her is a Picture
By Emily Dickinson

To see her is a picture,
To hear her is a tune,
To know her an intemperance
As innocent as June;
By which to be undone
Is dearer than Redemption,
Which never to receive,
Makes mockery of melody
It might have been to live.

(The poem appeared on
PS : The drawing was inspired from a photo by
the talented Ejenia Spasskaja, Minificus
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