Autumn in North America (1856)

Impatient orange
seen before seasons go cold
captured in fine art
flaming meander
autumn’s storied reflection
time coming, afire

Autumn in North America
Frederic Edwin Church (1826-1900)
Public domain, Wikimedia


Nine years later, Frederic Edwin Church’s Aurora Borealis (1865)

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