in the garden-bower the bride

In the garden-bower the bride

Willy Pogány

c. 1910

Watercolor

6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches; with border: 7 1/2 x 5 1/16 inches

From Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner:

What loud uproad bursts from that door!
     The Wedding-guests are there:
But in the garden-bower the bride
     And bride-maids singing are.



Scanned image and text by George P. Landow

[You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one. ]