Aspasia, Nathaniel Sichel

is a favorite resort for this purpose during the midsummer heats. The subject of "A Song Without Words" explains itself. A young girl in an idle mood plays upon a zither the dreamy music whose spell has enchanted half the world. The artists, W. Thorne, is English, a native of London and pupil of the South Kensington Museum School of Art.

Ovid tells the tragical history of Pyramus and Thisbe in the fourth book of

Back        Forward 

Chapter 9 Text

Nathaniel Sichel

Master Paintings



Site Map
Art-related Parts of This Site

IME logo Copyright © 2007, Mary S. Van Deusen