32×30 inches, oil on linen
private collection

A ROUTE OF EVANESCENCE (1489)

A Route of Evanescence,
With a revolving Wheel –
A Resonance of Emerald
A Rush of Cochineal –
And every Blossom on the Bush
Adjusts it’s tumbled Head –
The Mail from Tunis – probably,
An easy Morning’s Ride –

~ by Emily Dickinson(1830-1886)