Natura Naturans



Natura Naturans [Nature Naturing]Image is of a woman nude standing in the centre of a mystical whirling design                         of cranes fish and waves We see her backside and her face turned left                         is visible over her shoulder and we see her looking downwards with a demure                         expression Her long dark hair is flowing and intertwined with the natural                         elements around her There are waves and wind flowing throughout the image                         with fish within the waves in the upper half There are two cranes the first                         is in the lower left corner The second crane is in the upper right corner                         which is wrapped in her hair Her hands form soft fists held in front of her                         and while her right foot is planted on the ground the heel of her left foot                         is slightly raised suggesting movement The image reproducers signature                         Hare Sc is in the lower left corner The authors signature RB is in the                         lower right corner along with the date 1891 The image is vertically                         displayed within a distinct black bounding box There are Japanese influences



MLA citation: Burns, Robert. "Natura Naturans." The Evergreen 1 (1895): 27. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2016. Web. [Date of access] http://1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=EGV1_burns_natura.html