Oil Painting – Grotta di Byron at Portovenere. 2011
Oil on canvassboard 11″ × 14″. Signed, lightly varnished
The original is for sale, $75
The Grotta dell’Arpaia (now collapsed), known as Byron’s Grotto, from which the English poet Byron swam across the gulf of La Spezia to San Terenzo to visit Shelley in Lerici, in 1822.
So windy out there!
Seawater’s splash in the face
Would be refreshing