The Siskin’s Egg

34.5 x 22.5cm
Sarah Longley
£150

2016

Pen and ink on paper*

Signed

Original drawing for Michael Longley‘s poetry collection ‘The Dipper’s Range’ published by Andrew J Moorhouse, Fine Press Poetry (2016) 

 

THE SISKIN’S EGG

 

Consider the siskin’s egg,

Exquisitely dappled – spots

And dashes – lilac, pale

Reddish brown, blood splashes

Across a greeny white –

Sunset at world’s end – so,

Consider the siskin’s egg.

          © Michael Longley

 

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*Daler Rowney Heavyweight acid free cartridge paper 220gsm